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 Canada's top 15 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 personalised and focused academic experience. With a student to faculty ratio of 22 to 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
For information on modules, visit the University of Regina website.
The academic calendar is split into 2 semesters:
- Semester 1: Late August until late December
- Semester 2: Early January until late April
For a full list of academic dates, visit the University of Regina academic calendar.
You are guaranteed accommodation while you are abroad, and will likely have to share a room.
For more information on accommodation abroad, visit the University of Regina housing pages.
Accommodation in York
If you study abroad for 1 semester, you are guaranteed York St John University accommodation for the semester you are in York.
Costs and visas
Funding is available to help you with study abroad costs. Please see our Funding page for more details.
This information is about additional costs of studying at this host university. Please be aware that prices are subject to change, and the list may not be exhaustive.
We recommend looking at the host website, as well as entry requirements for the country, to get a full understanding of the costs involved.
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 page.
Other additional costs may include:
- $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 1 semester
- $500 accommodation security deposit
- $275 for the room internet, laundry and phone
Incoming students to the University of Regina are required to request their own transcript directly from the University of Regina's Registrar's Office for a fee of $15.
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, visit the University of Regina dining plan page.
You will need an ETA (Electronic travel authorisation) which is a digital document connected to your passport that allows you to be in Canada for under 6 months.
You can apply for it online and it costs around CAD$7.00.
More information will be given to you once you are accepted.