If you are a current registered University of Alberta student (and a Canadian citizen or permanent resident), you will be paying a tuition fee that is equivalent to 15* UAlberta credits per semester to University of Alberta. There is no application fee for this program. You will pay University of Alberta tuition.
Estimated additional costs for one semester:
Funding:University of Alberta International offers an Education Abroad Individual Award to all eligible students participating in a study abroad program that lasts 3 weeks or longer. The award ranges from $750-$3,750 depending on the duration of your program. Please consult the Education Abroad website for more information regarding your eligibility and the application process.
*In past years UAI has opened up a second deadline. Please check back on their website for more information.
Three financial awards will be made to support the first three qualified students to be accepted on the NSSS undergraduate exchange for 2015/16. Each award will be $500.
Visa: You will need a study permit for the duration of your stay in Norway. Visa requirements can be found here.
Housing: We recommend that you apply for student housing immediately after your exchange nomination. Deadlines for application are:
Autumn term: May 15
Spring term: October 15
Contact: Contact your Undergraduate Program Advisor to see how an exchange program may fit into your degree program. Following meeting with your Program Advisor, please contact Sean Cai, Exchange Advisor for more information on the exchange program.