Summer abroad

go global, summer abroad

Our partner universities around the world offer many summer programs that allow you to study abroad at a prestigious university without interrupting your winter semester course load. You could also add a summer term of study before you begin your winter exchange.

Summer exchange opportunities

Applications for summer exchange opportunities are closed. To see a list of summer 2020 partners and programs, please visit the link below:

Summer Session Partner Schools

Application process

There are various deadlines for the programs. Make sure to check the experience page.

Apply online through the Go Global Gateway application system. Select one (first) choice on your application.

There is a $415.00 application fee due one week after the application deadline. If you have applied for exchange in the 2018/19 academic year and have already paid the application fee, the summer application fee will be waived.

Apply online


Exchange (summer study): 

Some universities offer summer programs as an exchange. In this case, you will pay tuition to UBC while taking courses at the host institution.

Fee paying (study abroad): 

Some universities charge fees for their summer programs. These fees are collected by the host institution will be identified on the host institution’s website.

Transfer credits

To learn more about transfer credit, visit the transfer credit page.