Go Global Exchange Deadlines

Go Global deadlines during the academic year

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

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

Deadlines for individual programs may vary throughout January and February.

Types of Study Abroad programs:

Accepting applications for:

Deadline (applications due at 11:59 pm)

Summer Abroad (select programs)

select Summer Abroad programs

December 5, 2019

Term 1, Term 2, full-year and split year exchanges

All countries

December 17, 2019

Summer Abroad Programs

Summer study programs at partner universities

February 6, 2020

2nd Round Deadline *limited availability*

Term 2 Only

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

May 7, 2020

Deadlines for Global Seminars

The deadline to apply for most Global Seminars is December 5th, 2019.  Please review the Global Seminar webpage for further details about programs and deadlines.  

Paying the Go Global Fee

The Go Global Fee ($415.00) is an administrative fee required for all applicants to all Go Global programs*. The fee will be posted to your SSC tuition 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 Enrolment Service’s page on making payments to your tuition account.

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

Advising hours

Drop-in advising hours (UBC Vancouver)

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

UBC Life Building, Main Floor

You might not need to see an advisor. General questions about Go Global Exchange can be answered at the Go Global Main Office in the UBC Life Building (Vancouver) or by emailing go.global@ubc.ca

Outbound Exchange (term-based) Extended Drop-in Advising - Vancouver

December 9 – December 17. Every weekday afternoon from 1pm – 3:30pm

Summer Abroad Extended Drop-in Advising - Vancouver

November 25 - December 5, Every weekday afternoon from 1:00pm – 3:30pm (except December 4, 2:30pm-3:30pm)

January 27 – February 6, 2020, Every weekday afternoon from 1:00pm – 3:30pm

Group advising for Outbound Exchange 
Outbound Exchange students are strongly encouraged to attend a Group Advising session before meeting with an advisor. Group Advising for Outbound Exchange students takes place weekly (excludes statutory holidays and office closures):

Wednesdays: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Cancelled on December 4. Instead, it will be Tuesday December 3 at the same time.
Room 1501 (Multipurpose Room) in the Life Building

Go Global Vancouver

When emailing us, please include:

  1. Your student number in the subject line
  2. Your full name and if you are an incoming or outgoing student in the body of the email

Go Global Vancouver


Telephone: 604 822 0942

Fax: 604 822 9885

UBC Life Building
6138 Student Union Blvd
Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z1


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