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

Office Closure

Go Global offices are closed until further notice due to the COVID - 19 pandemic. Please email go.global@ubc.ca 

Advising is now taking place online.

Email go.global@ubc.ca

Go Global Vancouver

When emailing us, please include:

  1. Your UBC student number in the subject line
  2. Your full name
  3. Which category of student are you:
    1. if you are a current UBC degree student interested in Go Global programs, include some relevant information like the type of program or region of the world you are interested in
    2. If you are an "outgoing UBC student" participating in a Go Global program, please mention the name of the program or host university you are matched to
    3. If you are an "incoming student" (from another university), please mention the name of your home university and which category of student you are (exchange, VIRS, Tec de Monterrey)

Go Global Vancouver


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