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Simon Fraser University is an exchange destination for Utrecht University students of the faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences in Vancouver, Canada.

Academic calendar

Fall term: early September – mid December
Spring term: early January – mid April
 

Application deadline
Fall term: March 31
Spring term: September 30

Areas of study open to exchange students

Social sciences

Language of instruction

English

Credits

You can find information on this university’s credits in the credit conversion table

Number of places available

1 place per year. Selection was necessary in the past few years.

Additional information

Exchange students must pay the Medical Insurance Fee (281,- Canadian dollars per term) and U-Pass BC Fee (164,- Canadian dollars per term) to Simon Fraser University.

The medical insurance fee is charged to all students coming from an institution outside of Canada.

The U-Pass BC program is a transportation package which provides students in Metro Vancouver with universal and affordable access to public transit.

See the university's financial information site for more information.

More information

More information about studying abroad: in Dutch and in English.

Or contact the International Office:

International Office of the Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences

Visiting address: Sjoerd Groenman building
Padualaan 14, 3584 CH Utrecht

E-mail: io.sbs@uu.nl
Tel: +31 (0)30 253 3659

Walk-in Office Hours (max. 5 min a person)

Only for short questions and handing in documents.
Location: Information Desk STIP, ground floor, Sjoerd Groenman building

Monday: 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Tuesday: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Thursday: 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Office Hours by appointment

Appointments can be made via email: io.sbs@uu.nl (please, add your phone number).

Tuesday: 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Thursday: 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Contact

Bart Weerdenburg, Loes van Velzen, Nicole van der Hoeven - Sneijder

Bart Weerdenburg (Coordinator International Relations)
Present: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday

Nicole van den Hoeven-Sneijder (International Officer)
Present: Monday, Tuesday and Thursday

Loes van Velzen (International Officer)
Present: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday

International office of Utrecht University

For questions about universitywide programmes, contact one of the University International Office employees.