Study Abroad Information Session

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**Please note that the info sessions are currently closed and will reopen in September with updated information for the S22, F22, and W23 study abroad programs. 

Interested in studying abroad? Sign up for the online information session!

We have a wide variety of study abroad options for students in any program of study. Enhance your U of G studies by participating in an Exchange programField School programResearch abroad, or Summer Language Program.

If you are interested in applying for a study abroad program for Summer 2021, Fall 2021 and Winter 2022 semesters, you must register for the online information session. The session provides information on your study abroad options, academic considerations, financing your study abroad and will help you with your decision-making process. Once you've completed the Study Abroad Online Information Session you will receive access to the online Study Abroad application (in December). 

How to Register:

Please send an email to cip@uoguelph.ca to access the Study Abroad Online Information Session on CourseLink. 


More Options

Drop-in Q&A Sessions

If you have questions about the study abroad application process, the options available, or want to hear from past participants - drop-in to one of our Q&A sessions. We will have two peer helpers who have studied abroad before and a member of the CIP staff on hand to answer any questions that you may have. You are welcome to join and leave the sessions at any point during the scheduled time, so come to get your questions answered and leave when you want. There are seven sessions being offered before the application deadline, choose the one that works best for you, or drop-in to multiple sessions. 

Date Time Link to Join the Session
Friday, January 8, 2021 2:30 - 3:30pm -Closed-
Tuesday, January 12, 2021 3:00 - 4:00pm -Closed-
Thursday, January 14, 2021 11:00am - 12:00pm -Closed-
Monday, January 18, 2021 11:00am - 12:00pm -Closed-
Friday, January 22, 2021 2:30 - 3:30pm -Closed-
Monday, January 25, 2021 10:00 - 11:00am -Closed-
Wednesday, January 27, 2021 4:00 - 5:00pm -Closed-

To access the study abroad application, please complete the study abroad info session (details above). 

Program Specific Info Sessions

Links to join the info session will be provided as we get closer to the event

  • BLA: September 23, 1:00-2:00 pm
  • BSAG: September 30, 10:30-11:30 am
  • BSc (Env.): October 6, 1:00-2:00 pm
  • BBRM: October 7, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • BComm: October 20, 5:30 - 6:30 pm - click here to join
  • Applied Science: November 25, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Explore Study Abroad Sessions (Thursdays, 2:30pm-3:30pm)

Find more information about each region and the link to join the Explore Sessions here!

Region Countries Date Time
Scandinavia Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Iceland Thursday, September 24, 2020 2:30 - 3:30 pm
Europe I Belgium, France, Germany, Netherlands Thursday, October 1, 2020 2:30 - 3:30 pm
Asia China, Japan, Singapore, Malaysia, Vietnam, Hong Kong (PDR China) Thursday, October 8, 2020 2:30 - 3:30 pm
UK England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales Thursday, October 15, 2020 2:30 - 3:30 pm
Europe II Italy, Malta, Spain, Switzerland, Austria Thursday, October 22, 2020 2:30 - 3:30 pm
Oceania Australia, New Zealand, Fiji Thursday, October 29, 2020 2:30 - 3:30 pm
Global South Argentina, Barbados, Trinidad & Tobago, Mississippi, Ghana, India Thursday, November 12, 2020 2:30 - 3:30 pm

*Note: the sessions will be recorded and available after the event incase you aren't able to make it to the Live presentation. 


The deadline to submit a Study Abroad application for exchange programs for Summer 2021, Fall 2021 and Winter 2022 is Friday, January 29th, 2021. 

Most applications will have the same due date, however, some programs have an earlier or a later due date. Be sure to double-check the deadline for the application deadlines, here.