Agreement in place with Gray's School of Art

University of Victoria
International and Exchange Student Services Office,
University of Victoria
PO Box 3025 STN CSC
Victoria, BC V8W 3P2

Faculties: (Faculties with which we have a link are in bold)
Faculty of Humanities
Faculty of Science
Faculty of Social Sciences
Faculty of Fine Arts

Head of Institution: David H. Turpin, PhD, FRSC, President and Vice-Chancellor

Central Contact for Students Going to UVic: Tusa Shea
Tel: 00 1 250 721 8349
Fax: 00 1 250 472 5440

Central Contact for Students Coming from UVic: Sherry Contreras
Tel: 00 1 250 472 4523

RGU Contact: Cameron Campbell
Gray's School of Art
Tel: + 44 1224 263615
Fax: + 44 1224 263636


Language of Delivery:


How to Apply:
Application deadline for September and January exchange terms is May 1st.

Download application forms for University of Victoria

Semester Dates:

September – December
January – April.

See Important Dates for exact dates each year:

A comprehensive orientation program begins in early September 2011. Orientation is also offered for students who begin in January.

Online course registration begins in late June 2011 for both September and January courses. (Exact registration date/time will be emailed to students closer to the registration date.)

Further Information:
The International Student Pre-Arrival Guide provides details on study permits, health insurance, travel tips and much more. A guide is sent to each new exchange student but as information constantly changes, current information is also available at


Accommodation Provided

Not guaranteed. Please see for details.

Average cost of rent per month

On-campus accommodation costs: See for details.

Off-campus accommodation - $500-$650 per month.

Items provided in accommodation

See Residence Services website for details:

Laundry facilities


Cooking facilities or meals

Cluster Housing- Students cook for themselves in shared kitchen facilities.

Regular residence – Meal plan. See for details and costs.

Shared shower and toilet facilities


Are they mixed gender facilities?

Some buildings are and some are not.

Cleaning Service

See for details.

Other relevant information

Contact Residence Services at