Visiting Graduate Research Student


Students must meet the following criteria to submit an application:

  1. Enrolled in a degree program at an accredited post-secondary institution
  2. In good academic standing at the home institution
  3. Identify an accredited faculty member at the University of Regina as a host supervisor
  4. Length of initial proposed visit must not be longer than one (1) year. Visits may be eligible for extension
  5. Funding Requirements: must secure funding from the following source:
    • Funding from the students' Home Institution;
    • Funding from scholarship bodies;
    • Funding from the researcher's confirmed University of Regina Host Supervisor

Required Application Documents:

  • Letter of Support from Home Institution
  • Research Plan
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV)/Resume
  • Passport
  • Funding letter

Interested Students should submit a copy of their CV, Research Plan, and Funding Letter to

Important Notes:

  1. Visiting Graduate Research Students are responsible for the full costs of the Program Fee (Application Fee + Program Service Fee), Study Abroad Activity Fee, University of Regina Students' Union fees, and Recreation and Athletics fees each semester
  2. Visiting Graduate Research Students are responsible for any and all Program Extension Fees for each additional semester beyond the initial term.

Students who are enrolled through, or interested in, the Western Deans' Agreement (WDA), please contact the Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research directly or click here.