University of Alberta International Winter and Summer Program

This International Winter and Summer Program will provide students with the opportunity to experience campus life at one of Canada’s top universities.

The program combines professional development, interdisciplinary studies, and cross-cultural learning opportunities, with time for exploration, relaxation and fun!  Three weeks in one of Canada’s most energetic festival cities may inspire future study and career options!

During this program, you will develop skills in:

  • Group work
  • Cross-cultural communication
  • Leadership
  • Public Speaking

Each of the three weeks will cover a different theme, and include academic lectures and field trips as well as leisure activities. Students can also request meetings with professors in their field of interest and explore graduate program options.

The themes for 2017 are:

  • Week 1: Canadian Studies
  • Week 2: Sustainability
  • Week 3: Community Service Learning

In addition to the weekly lectures, participants will also take part in two workshops and leisure activities during the course of the program.

Dates for the Winter Program: January 23 – February 10, 2017

Dates for the Summer Program: July 17 – August 4, 2017

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