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Study abroad

Travel, experience a new culture, and maybe even learn a new language while earning credits toward your Waterloo degree.

Waterloo offers more than 140 exchanges in over 35 countries, including Australia, Germany, France, Mexico, Norway, and South Korea to name a few.

  • Unlike exchanges you might be familiar with in high school, you aren't paired with a student who then comes to visit you in Canada.
  • The exchange enables you to study in another country and there are no commitments beyond that.
  • Read about students' experiences in other countries.

Mountain in distance with pink flowers in foreground

The first time Annie visited Japan she was in awe of experiencing the country she had grown to love from afar. Her second exchange to Japan really enriched her education because it allowed her to understand its economic and financial situations.

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