The FAQs of exchange programs

Here’s what you should know about exchange programs:

• It works best for kinesiology students in their summer semester (academic term 5 or 6 (regular or co-op)

• You are required to pay tuition fees at Memorial

• Students are responsible for travel, accommodations and all other expenses while on exchange

• This option is not available for students who are on work term

• Students typically take some distance Memorial courses while on exchange

• It is possible that a student’s graduation may be delayed depending upon course availability

• Courses taken at the partner university are awarded as transfer credit to Memorial. Grades will not, however, be available to be used for GPA calculations if applying for physiotherapy, occupational therapy, etc.

• Applications for exchange should be submitted two terms before anticipated travel. For example, November 1 for May travel.


School of Human Kinetics and Recreation

230 Elizabeth Ave

St. John's, NL A1B 3X9 CANADA

Tel: (709) 864-2530

Fax: (709) 864-2552