UBC Future Global Leaders On-Campus How to Register and Fees

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That's a wrap! Our summer 2022 program is over, but you can stay up-to-date about our 2023 program by subscribing here.

Before You Register

Please read carefully our refund and cancellation policies.

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Watch this short video for tips on registering.

How to Register


Make sure you meet the eligibility requirements.


Choose a course. When registering, select Residence Option or Commuter Option in your cart, and pay CAD$500 or pay in full.


Check your email for important details confirming your registration and payments.



  • You must have completed grade 10 or equivalent.
  • If you are turning 15 or 19 during the program, please contact us to discuss your options.


Your grades should be equal or higher than:

  • 78% average or 3.5 GPA or B average
  • 5 if you’re an International Baccalaureate student

English Language Proficiency

If English is not your first language, be sure you have scored (or know you can score):

  • IELTS: 6.0 or higher
  • TOEFL internet-based score: 80 or higher

You do NOT have to provide proof of these scores. They are simply to ensure you can participate fully and comfortably in the program.

2022 Program Fees *

Choose the Residence or Commuter Option

Fees Per Two-Week Course Residence Option * Commuter Option *
International Students CAD$4,250 CAD$2,750
Canadian Students (Including Permanent Residents) CAD$3,160 CAD$1,660
What's Included Residence Option Commuter Option
Accommodation in a UBC campus residence (single occupancy) ­✔
Airport pick-up and drop-off services ­✔
Breakfast, lunch and dinner weekdays and weekends ­✔
Lunch only weekdays
Weekday workshops and activities ­✔
Weeknight and weekend activities ­✔

To choose the Residence Option or Commuter Option, choose your course, and select the option in your cart when you register.

Commuter Option means you have or will provide your own accommodation, and commute to campus.

Residence Option means you need or want to live on the UBC Vancouver campus.

Local medical insurance is provided for all international students and for Canadian students travelling from overseas.

* All fees are subject to change.

After You Register

After you register, you'll receive a confirmation email with a link to an information package and your receipt. You'll receive an email with a link to an information package. To complete the package and finalize your registration, you’ll need:

  • A recent digital or digitized photo of you, from the shoulders up
  • Consent forms signed by your parent or guardian
  • A liability waiver signed by your parent or guardian

After you submit your information package

Once you complete and submit the information package, we will send you a confirmation email. In this email, you’ll find:

  • Your course selection
  • Accommodation details (if you choose the residence option)
  • Information you need to book travel and plan your summer

Bursaries for British Columbia Grade 11 Students

The UBC President Bursary program was set up to support grade 11 British Columbia high school students who can demonstrate financial need and who meet UBC Future Global Leaders eligibility requirements.

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