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Western University

Name of Institution: University of Western Ontario

Location: London, Ontario, CANADA

Outstanding Faculty

Academic excellence is at the heart of Western, and that quality starts with our award-winning faculty. Every year, our professors are recognized both nationally and internationally for their teaching and research.

Excellent Facilities

Just as our professors are outstanding, so are our facilities. Western's libraries house more than six million books, journals, CD ROMs and other items, the fourth largest collection in Canada.

Computer labs are available in many buildings. We also have extensive athletic and cultural facilities that give you the chance to explore a wealth of extracurricular activities.

Program Choice

No matter where your interests lie, Western has a program that will set you in the right direction. Our 12 faculties offer more than 200 different undergraduate programs, in traditional fields, as well as some cutting-edge programs unique to Western. With so much choice, you're bound to find courses at Western to fit your goals.

A Beautiful and Safe Campus

Western boasts one of the safest and most beautiful university campuses in Canada. Footpaths are well-lit, and our volunteer student Foot Patrol (Canada's first and largest) provides trained co-ed teams to escort you to your destination from 6 pm to 1 am, seven days a week. Calls to the Foot Patrol are free from any campus phone. We have our own police force as well as a student emergency response team.

Subject Areas Open to Exchange Students

Undergraduate:

Biology

Biomedical Science

Business (some)

Chemistry

Computer Science

Dance

Engineering

English

Environmental Science/Management

Exercise and Sports Science/Kinesiology

Film and Video

Game Design

Geography

Health Science


Postgraduate:

Biology

Biomedical Science

Chemistry

Computer Science

Engineering

English

Environmental Science/Management

Exercise and Sports Science/Kinesiology

Geography

Health Science

History

Human Resource Management

Information Technology

Mathematics & Statistics

Media Studies

Music

Nutrition

Performing Arts/Acting

Politics

Psychology

Social Science

Writing





History

Information Technology

Mathematics & Statistics

Media Studies

Music

Politics

Social Science

Areas of Study Not Available/Restrictions for Exchange Students:

All professional schools: Ivey Business School, Dentistry, Medicine, Nursing, Education, Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy, Law, Audiology/Speech Pathology and Social Work, are not open to exchange students.

Institution Website: www.uwo.ca

Semester Dates:

Fall Semester: September – December

Winter Semester: January – April

Course Information / Catalogue:

Undergraduate Course Information  

Timetable / Class Schedule:

Undergraduate Timetable

Accommodation Websites:

Residence at Western

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