Key dates for applying to UBC on exchange

Application and registration deadlines

Key dates for 2021/22

For a complete list of important dates in the UBC Academic Year, visit UBC's Academic calendar.

Event Deadline
Online nomination March 15, 2021
Online exchange application and application documents April 1, 2021
Online housing application May 1, 2021

Final course selections due

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

June 1, 2021

Winter Session Term 1 (Sep - Dec 2021)

Event Key date
Residence opens (Opening Day) September 6, 2021
International Orientation September 7, 2021
Classes begin September 7, 2021
Thanksgiving Day (University closed) October 11, 2021
Remembrance Day (University closed) November 11, 2021
Classes end December 7, 2021
Examination period December 11 – 22, 2021
Winter break December 23, 2021 – January 9, 2022

Winter Session Term 2 (Jan - Apr 2022)

Event Key date
Residence opens for Term 2 January 9, 2022
International Orientation January 10, 2022
Classes begin January 10, 2022
Mid-term break (Reading Week) February 21 – 25, 2022
Good Friday (University closed) April 15, 2022
Easter Monday (University closed) April 18, 2022
Classes end April 8, 2022
Examination period April 12 – 27, 2022
Residences close April 28, 2022