Go Global Deadlines

Deadlines during the academic year

We'll be adding new programs and deadlines throughout the year so you can check back for updated schedules. You can also like us on Facebook, or follow UBC Life on Twitter for updates.

In addition to the term exchange opportunities listed below, you can check out the list of Summer Abroad and Research Abroad programs offered at UBC's partner schools.

Deadlines for individual programs may vary throughout January and February.

Study Abroad program type

Applications accepted for


Summer Abroad (early deadline for some programs)

Summer study programs at certain partner universities

December 14, 2021 at 11:59 pm

Term 1, Term 2, full-year, and split year exchange programs

All countries

December 14, 2021 at 11:59 pm

Summer Abroad

Summer study programs at most partner universities

 January 27, 2022 at 11:59 pm

2nd Round Deadline for Term 2 only (limited availability)

Check back in late March for a full list of programs/countries

May 5, 2022 at 11:59 pm

Deadlines for Global Seminars

The deadline to apply for most Global Seminars is Jan 27, 2022. Please review the Global Seminar webpage for further details about programs and deadlines.  

Paying the Go Global Fee

The Go Global Fee (CAD $415) is an administrative fee required for all applicants to all Go Global programs. The fee will be posted to your Student Services Centre (SSC) account 1-3 weeks following the application deadline, and will be due approximately 2 weeks later. You will be notified of the due date by email once the fee is posted.

Please see the list of options you have for paying tuition.

Students participating in Research Abroad and Global Seminar programs are subject to a different fee policy.

If you have questions

You can contact Go Global by email, phone, in-person or virtually through Zoom.

Booking a virtual advising appointment

If you need to book an advising appointment, please complete the online request form. Appointments will be held through Zoom or by phone, and can be scheduled between 8:30 am and 4:30 pm PT from Monday to Friday. 

If you require an appointment outside of these hours, contact Go Global and they will do their best to accommodate. Appointments outside of regular hours can only be accommodated virtually.

In-person drop-in advising hours

Starting Tuesday, Sep 7, Go Global will offer in-person drop-in advising at the UBC Life Building during the times below:

  • Tuesday: 1:00 - 3:00 pm
  • Wednesday: 1:00 - 3:00 pm

Go Global 101: Virtual group advising sessions on Fridays

Sign up to attend a Friday group advising session online and learn more about the programs, talk to an advisor, or meet other students interested in Go Global programs.