Study Abroad destinations
University of Regina
The University of Regina is home to 10 faculties, 2 academic units and approximately 24 academic departments which have established reputations for excellence and innovative programs, whilst being one of Canadas top fifteen comprehensive universities.
The University of Regina is a short distance from the Regina International Airport and is nestled in Wascana Park, one of the largest urban parks in North America. Imagine attending a university surrounded by natural beauty, including a lake with kilometres of walking and bike paths.
The University is large enough to host students from over 90 countries, yet small enough to give a more personalized and focused academic experience. With a student to faculty ratio of 22:1, as you can get to know your professors and faculty members. There are also over 100 student societies and clubs active on campus.
What you can study
|Course||When you can study|
|Drama and Theatre BA||2nd year, Semester 1|
|Drama: Education and Community BA||2nd year, Semester 1|
|Film Studies BA||2nd year, Semester 1|
|Media Production BA||2nd year, Semester 2|
|Media Production: Film and Television BA||2nd year, Semester 2|
|Acting BA||2nd year, Semester 1|
|Musical Theatre BA||2nd year, Semester 1|
Choosing your modules
You will be required to gain the following credits from your modules:
- 12 to 15 US credits per semester
- 24 to 30 US credits per year.
Visit the University of Regina website for the module catalogue.
The academic calendar is split into 2 semesters:
- Semester 1: Late August until Late December
- Semester 2: Early January until Late April
Visit the University of Regina website for a full list of academic dates.
You will stay in a shared room. The costs are:
- £1983.45 (Semester 1 - Payable in October to York St John)
- £1983.45 (Semester 2 - Payable in January to York St John)
- £3966.90 approximately (Year Abroad: 1/3 payment due October; 1/3 payment due January; 1/3 payment due April/May to York St John)
For more information on accommodation abroad, visit the University of Regina website housing pages.
Accommodation in York
If you study abroad for 1 semester, you are guaranteed university accommodation for the semester you are in York.
Costs and visas
Insurance and additional costs
Textbooks are expensive in Canada, and sometimes it might be possible for students to buy textbooks from other students. However, there will be some course materials that are specifically designed for an individual course, and generally students will need to buy these materials.
The University of Regina has developed a "Textbooks For All" program, which helps students access textbooks and Materials in recognition of the high cost of class textbooks.
For more information, visit the University of Regina Textbooks for All program website.
- $150 exchange activities for one semester or $300 for a full year.
- $100 laboratory fees for some courses (such as Engineering or Media, Art, and Performance courses) for one semester
- $500 Accommodation Security Deposit
- $275 for the room internet, laundry and phone.
Meal plan abroad
A meal plan abroad is optional and depends on your personal choice. You have the option for a meal plan or for self-catered, but some dorms may not be equipped with a full kitchen.
For more information about meal plans, please see the University of Regina dining plan page.