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The Vancouver Summer Program website will be undergoing a scheduled maintenance on Thursday December 12, 2019 from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm Pacific Standard Time (PST). During the maintenance period, we kindly ask that you refrain from navigating the site. We apologize for any inconvenience caused. If you need any assistance, please contact

---- Vancouver Summer Program 



Welcome to the UBC Vancouver Summer Program


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Gain international experience
Study at North America's most international university*
Meet students from other universities and Canadian students through socio-cultural activities
Learn about Canadian culture and society


The Vancouver Summer Program (VSP) is a four-week program offered by various Faculties at the University of British Columbia, Canada for students from cooperating universities.

The program provides the opportunity to take two courses while learning about Canadian practices and culture.




Fee of $5,250 CAD per student includes:

• Course materials and tuition for two courses
• Shared accommodation on UBC campus
• Medical insurance
• Transportation by shuttle bus to and from airport (during peak hours)
• Vancouver city tour
• Orientation and farewell events
• Social activities

       (optional trips may require an additional fee)

*Times Higher Education’s “World’s Most International Universities 2017” ranking

Watch our video to learn more about the Vancouver Summer Program experience!