Visiting and Short-term Programs

International Summer Program

Experience campus life at one of Canada's top universities! Join other students from universities across the globe for three weeks to develop skills in leadership, cross-cultural communication, and group work.

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International Winter Program

Discover UAlberta during the Canadian winter! The International Winter Program combines professional development, interdisciplinary studies, and cross-cultural learning with time for exploration, relaxation, and fun.

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Visiting Student Certificate Program

The Visiting Student Certificate Program (VSCP) is a unique program enabling students to study at UAlberta for six to 12 months in regular academic courses while enhancing their English language skills.

The VSCP is for students whose first language is not English and who are registered in a degree program at a university outside of Canada.

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Visiting Students (Non-Exchange)

Students enrolled at other universities may be able to attend the University of Alberta for one term or one academic year as a visiting student. The purpose is usually to receive course credit that can be transferred back to their degree at their home institution.

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