Study Abroad Information Session

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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

Besides the online info session, we also offer drop-in sessions to help you navigate your study abroad options. Drop by on Wednesdays & Thursdays to talk with our Peer Helpers and find out study abroad opportunities in different regions. Please note attending the drop-in sessions does not give you access to the application form. To access the study abroad application, please complete the study abroad info session (details above). 

General Drop-in Sessions (Wednesdays, 11:30am-12:30pm)

  • Each week a link will be posted here for you to join the general drop-in session
  • Drop-in sessions will start Wednesday, September 23 at 11:30 am

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

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.