Academic Exchange

Study abroad on Academic Exchange at one of York’s 120+ international partner institutions, in more than 40 countries, while earning credits towards your degree! The exchange term may be for one semester or the full academic year. Most students apply during their second year to spend their third year abroad. To go on exchange in the 2018-19 academic year, you must apply by 4pm, December 16, 2019.

Visit the Academic Exchange website for more information.

Funding is available from the Faculty of LA&PS for up to $1,500 towards additional costs for going on an academic exchange.  Funding is also available from York International, as well as other sources.  Please review our Funding page for more information.

Watch LA&PS alumnus David Common, host of World Report on CBC Radio One and former New York Correspondent with CBC News, reflect on his experience as an exchange student in Stockholm, Sweden.