Study Abroad


Study Away and Exchange

All McGill students who take courses at another university as part of a McGill Exchange or an approved Independent Study Away must first have the courses assessed using the Course Equivalency System (

Students must then list the courses they plan to take at the host university on the Minerva Transfer Credit Assessment Form.

If students plan to use a course toward their Psychology program, it is recommended that they meet with Paola Carvajal, the Academic Advisor in the Psychology Department (please see link for drop-in hours: Students should use the psychology program checklists (see link: to go over their program requirements and confirm that the courses can count towards their program.

For students in the Faculty of Arts, please view the following Arts OASIS webpages: Study Abroad (, Plan and Prepare (, Transfer Credit Policy ( and Degree Planning Worksheet for Study Away (   

For students in the Faculties of Science and Arts & Science, please view the following SOUSA webpage: Study Away (including Exchanges) (


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