Key dates for applying to UBC on exchange

Application + registration deadlines

Key dates: 2019 - 2020

For complete list of important dates in the UBC Academic Year, visit the UBC Calendar.

Event Deadline
Online nomination March 15, 2019
Online exchange application + application documents April 1, 2019
Online housing application May 1, 2019

Final course selections due

(Go Global will send survey instructions in mid April to all nominated students)

May 10, 2019

Dates: 2019 Winter Session Term 1 (Sep - Dec 2019)

Event Key date
Residence opens (Opening Day) August 31, 2019
International Orientation September 3, 2019
Classes begin September 3, 2019
Thanksgiving Day (University closed) October 14, 2019
Remembrance Day (University closed) November 11, 2019
Classes end November 29, 2019
Examination period December 3, 2019 - December 18, 2019
Winter break December 19, 2019 - January 5, 2020

Dates: 2019 Winter Session Term 2 (Jan - Apr 2020)

Event Key date
Residence opens for Term 2 January 5, 2020
International Orientation January 6, 2020
Classes begin January 6, 2020
Mid-term break (Reading Week) February 17-21, 2020
Classes end April 8, 2020
Good Friday (University closed) April 10, 2020
Easter Monday (University closed) April 13, 2020
Examination period April 14-29, 2020
Residences close April 30, 2020