Go Global

What Go Global can help with

Go Global programs let UBC students travel abroad to study, conduct research, or take a course overseas with UBC students and professors.

Go Global offers:

  • Virtual Go Global programs
    Have an international experience from home while exploring a specific topic or studying with a prestigious partner university.
  • Exchange programs
    See the list of universities that offer opportunities for you to travel and study in a different country in 2022/23 Winter Term 1 and 2.
  • Global experiences
    Foster your global understanding by taking a course, conducting research, or participating for a term during summer or winter.
  • Coming to UBC to study abroad
    If you’re a non-UBC student looking to start your exchange experience at UBC, there are different programs available to you.
  • Indigenous Global Connections 
    Learn more about Go Global's Indigenous global opportunities and identity abroad
  • Safety Abroad
    Find out how UBC supports students during an emergency abroad.

Top reasons to connect with Go Global

  • Learn about the global experiences available to you
  • Find out what you’ll need to prepare before studying abroad
  • Review your eligibility to participate in the Go Global program

Contact Go Global

Please use Go Global's new Ask Us Webform and we will respond to your inquiry.

Drop-in advising hours

Go Global offers both in-person and virtual drop-in advising through Zoom during the times below:

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

Virtual Go Global 101 Sessions

Thinking about adding a global learning program to your UBC experience? Check out this introduction to Go Global designed to help you decide if a Go Global program is right for you. During Go Global 101 students will:

  • Learn about the types of programs available like Exchange, Summer Abroad, Global Seminars and Research Abroad
  • How Go Global works: who can help you go abroad, what you should consider before applying and when to apply
  • Funding opportunities and what costs you should plan for

All info sessions will be held from 12:00PM - 1:00PM on Zoom.

Zoom link: https://ubc.zoom.us/j/67453736113?pwd=bDNFbU5oYmNMOVJ5RDNXNUJiVy83Zz09

  • Friday, September 23
  • Friday, October 7
  • Fridy, October 14
  • Friday, October 21
  • Friday, October 28
  • Friday, November 4
  • Friday, November 18
  • Friday, November 25
  • Friday, December 2
  • Friday, December 9

Go Global events and info sessions

Browse the calendar for international experience info sessions facilitated by partner universities as well as Go Global group advising times.

Go to calendar

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