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Application Procedures and Deadlines

Important Dates

The application deadline for 2023 Summer was Wednesday, February 1, 2023 at 5:00 pm

A $200 application fee must be submitted. Late applications will be accepted only as time and space permit.
Students may apply for up to two Summer Abroad programs, but must submit a separate application and $200 fee for each.
Note: Woodsworth College reserves the right to cancel programs or courses for any reason, including low enrolment or health and safety concerns.

Admission Criteria

Admission to Summer Abroad programs is competitive (decisions are not made on a first-come, first-served basis and there are not necessarily spots for all applicants). Applicants will be assessed on the strength of their overall application including:

  • Academic record over the past 12 months
  • Relevance of the course to the applicant's program of study
  • Personal statement addressing specific questions (which will be listed in the application)
  • Additional responses to questions regarding adaptability

Note that Woodsworth College may request additional documents in certain cases. Admission notification will be issued for most programs in late February to early March.  

Summer Abroad "How To" Series

Summer Abroad "How To" Series

Watch these short videos to guide you through the Summer Abroad Application process. Videos include:

  • How to Research your Summer Abroad Options
  • How to Apply for Summer Abroad
  • How to write your Summer Abroad personal statements