Due to the continued impact of the pandemic and province-wide restrictions by the order and the direction of the provincial health officer, UBC has made the difficult decision to cancel the Vancouver Summer Program (VSP) for 2021.

Please visit our VSP COVID-19 information page to stay up-to-date on the program’s response.

Apply to 2021 VSP - June Program

Update: Applications are now closed due to the cancellation of VSP 2021. Please find the latest updates here.

To apply, follow these steps:


Step 1

Review program eligibility requirements and ensure that you meet these requirements, as well as meet any additional pre-requisites for the course package you would like to apply for.


Step 2

Obtain contact details of an authority figure at your school who can verify your student status, academic background, and proficiency in English. This person may be an administrator at your University's International office, a faculty adviser, or a professor, etc.  You will need their name, phone number, and email address in order to submit your application.


Step 3

Apply for the June program. Please fill out the application using Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox on a laptop or computer.


Step 4

Once you have submitted your application, you will be sent a confirmation receipt by email. Add to your safe list.



Next Steps

  • Your application will only be reviewed once you have been verified by your university contact. You can expect to hear a decision from us regarding your application status within 10 business days from when we receive all the necessary verification.