After you are nominated by Go Global


Now that you’ve been nominated by Go Global to go on exchange, it's up to you to maximize your learning opportunities. There are some critical steps for you to complete. Remember that you are the agent of your own experience.

Step 1. Apply to your host university

After you have been selected by Go Global for exchange, you must apply for admission to your host university.

  • Prepare your transcript
  • Gather supporting documents
  • Start your application

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Step 2. Plan your travel

You are responsible for planning your trip and accommodation for exchange. 

  • Apply for relevant visas or permits for the host country
  • Find housing
  • Learn about Safety abroad requirements

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Step 3. Register for courses

You'll need to consider course registration for your host university as well as for when you return to UBC. 

  • Know what to expect for course registration at your host univeristy
  • Learn about UBC registration and tuition while abroad

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Step 4. Consider your finances

It's important to plan ahead for your travels. UBC offers options for you to fund your experience. 

  • Understand the Go Global Fee and Withdrawal Policy
  • Browse scholarships available to you
  • Learn about student loans for exchange

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If you still have questions

Go Global's Vancouver campus office is closed until further notice. At this time, you can contact Go Global by email, phone or virtually through Zoom.

If you need to book an advising appointment, please complete the online request form. Appointments will be held through Zoom or by phone.

Advising hours

Monday: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Tuesday: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Thursday: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm