Learning Abroad


*We Have Moved!*

As of Monday, April 30th, Corte Real staff are temporarly located in Coughlan College. Corte Real will be under renovation and there will be no access to the building. Programing and meetings will take place in Coughlan College.  

Up-to-date contact information, including office locations and mailing addresses, can be found here: /6d9/international/staff-dir/index.php

For more information about why we're moving and the Corte Real rennovation, click here: https:/6d9/international/Corte-Real-Reno.php


Here at the Internationalization Office, we manage student mobility for students coming to Memorial University and Memorial students wishing to travel abroad. We help facilitate collaborations with our current partners, while attempting to expand our reach and establish new partnerships with universities across the globe to increase the possibilities of both student, faculty and staff exchange.

In addition, our team at the Internationalization Office (formerly International Student Advising) are here to help you as an international student, whether you need information, or just a friendly chat. We can talk to you about health insurance, academic and career options and how to get settled here in the city of St. John's.


About Us

Memorial University is committed to internationalization, international co-operation, student mobility and cultural sensitivity. We welcome international visitors and we strive to collaborate with educational institutions, businesses, governments, foundations, benefactors and alumni around the world in order to enrich research and teaching, and to ensure we offer outstanding programs for faculty and students.

For Memorial students looking to go on an exchange, look no further. You can choose semester-long exchanges, summer schools, or even field schools in more than 130 destinations throughout the globe. There are dozens of scholarship opportunities to assist students in making their international adventure a reality.

For international students, Memorial is an ideal exchange destination. As of 2015, there are 2,318 international students at Memorial, comprising 13.5 per cent of the student population. Memorial boasts an extremely high level of student satisfaction, and more than nine out of 10 students would recommend the University to a friend. We have hundreds of programs to choose from, and our small classroom sizes provide students the opportunity to learn in an enriching and welcoming environment.

Memorial also welcomes visiting scholars, researchers, and international delegations.


Other International Offices at Memorial:


Internationalization Office

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000