Academic information

Faculty focus: This is a priority exchange for MUSIC students. Students from other faculties will be considered on the basis of space and availability.

Discipline focus: Music (Arts, Sciences, & Business Administration).  

Credit details: 3 credit units per course  /  12-15 credit units per semester


Financial information

Tuition: paid directly to Mount Allison
Accommodation (one term):
$2,500-$3,000 (shared) / $3,100-$3,600 (single)
Meal plan (one term): $1,550 - $1,990 USD
Transportation: $750-$900 CAD (from Moncton) 
Visa: J-1 Visa ($160+)
Insurance: MASU or private coverage required     



BGSU provides a range of on-campus housing options. Shared double rooms, three-room apartments, single rooms, and super single rooms are among some of the options. Students should contact BGSU's Office of Residence Life for more details about residences, rooms, costs, and application procedures. Housing is assigned on a rolling application basis, so students are advised to apply early/according to stated deadlines.   


Visa information

Non-US students require a J-1 Visa to study in the United States. Contact the nearest US Embassy or Consulate for more information about the application process and cost. 

The nearest US Consulate to Mount Allison is in Halifax:

Consulate General of the United States
1969 Upper Water St., Suite #904 
Halifax, NS  B3J 3R7
Tel. (902) 429-2480
Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.