Considerations for the coming years

As your student settles into their first year on campus, they may start to consider and explore other opportunities available to them as they progress through their degree. Some of these include:

International experiences

Study abroad for a term or two at one of our 200+ university partners worldwide, take part in a global seminar led by UBC faculty member, or complete an international research opportunity or work experience.

Go Global Global Seminars International research opportunitiesCOORDINATED INTERNATIONAL EXPERIENCE


Co-operative education

Apply classroom learning to paid work experiences throughout the region and beyond. Co-op students gain employable skills, have a chance to explore different career options, and can build a professional network—all before graduation.


Programs included:

  • Bachelor of Arts
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts
  • Bachelor of Human Kinetics
  • Bachelor of Management
  • Bachelor of Media Studies
  • Bachelor of Science



Programs included:

  • Bachelor of Applied Science

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The Program Plans were developed to help students navigate their UBCO experience at all stages. Whether you’re a first-year student or preparing to graduate, Program Plans can help you explore all areas of your degree. From academic endeavours to extracurricular activities, career explorations, or study abroad sessions, find out what opportunities are available to enhance your university experience.

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