Video: Going to College in Canada

Laura recently moved to Victoria, Canada, to pursue her university degree. Here's her story on what it's like to move to a new country for college.

Moving for college can be hectic, especially if it’s to a brand-new country! Laura learned this last fall when she moved to Victoria in British Columbia, Canada, for college. Check out the video below to hear her story about her first days as an international student.

Quick facts about the University of Victoria

  • UVic was featured on our list of Great Canadian Colleges for American Students.
  • The huts students see on campus were built during World War II and are the remains of buildings from the Gordon Head barracks.
  • UVic has been ranked #1 in Canada among comprehensive universities.
  • The University has filed over 530 patents and supported over 160 start-ups to date.
  • Attention female golfers: UVic has a great team for you!

(Via uvic.ca)

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