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YFU Canada High School Exchanges


Canada: Abbotsford, Banff, Barrie and 71 other cities

Program Duration

9-12 Weeks, 3-6 Months, 7-12 Months

Type of Programs

  • Student Exchange


  • Chinese
  • Czech
  • Danish
  • Dutch
  • English
  • Estonian
  • Finnish
  • French
  • German
  • Japanese
  • Korean
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish
  • Swedish
  • Thai
  • Turkish

Cost in US$:

9000-12000 USD for 1 year

Program Fees Include:

* Round-trip airfare from Toronto (student pays fare difference for other departure points)
* Pick up and transfer in your host country
* Comprehensive travel insurance
* School placement
* Orientations throughout the exchange year, including domestic transportation.
* Pre-departure material and student guide
* Your stay with a carefully selected host family
* 24/7 emergency support in your host country
* Support from your own YFU area representative
* Support and assistance from the national office in Canada
* Mentorship with a YFU alumni (upon request)

This Program is open to

Canadian Participants.

Participants Travel

Independently or in Groups

Application Process Involves

  • In-Person Interview when Feasible
  • Online Application
  • Phone/Video Interview
  • Written Application

Typically The Application Process Time is

2 months

Post Services Include

  • Alumni Network
  • Exit Debriefing Abroad
  • Re-Entry Debriefing at Home