How to Register
Apply Early! 3 simple steps:
- Complete application online using link below.
- You will be directed to payment information page once you submit your application.
- We will confirm receipt of your application and reserve your space.
Programs are open to all secondary school students and credits are accepted by all public, private and separate schools, colleges and universities.
Global Journeys is authorized by the Ontario Ministry of Education to grant credits. Board – School Identification (BSID)# 885651
Early Registration Discount!
Register before September 30th, 2019 and receive $300 off the program cost!
Program base fee is subject to increase after the Early Registration Discount ends, on Oct. 1, 2019. You must apply and pay the first deposit before September 30th to secure the early rate quoted online.
Have a friend that wants to join us too? If you can provide evidence that friends have registered with us based on your recommendation, you’ll receive a $50 credit towards your optional program enhancements. This will be credited to your account on your selection of optional program enhancements in April/May.
Family Member Discounts!
Have you or a member of your immediate family joined us in the past? If so, you’ll receive $75 towards your program enhancements. This will be credited to your account on your selection of optional program enhancements in April/May.
Are you sending more than one child in the same program year? If so, you’ll receive a $215 credit towards travel insurance or your choice of program enhancements for your second child.
One of these discounts per child will apply in conjunction with the Early Registration Discount.
Registrations are processed upon receipt of a completed application form with payment.
A deposit of $1600 must accompany your application to reserve a space in your choice of program.
You have the option to pay by VISA, MASTERCARD, or Email Transfer.
Would you like to pay with Aeroplan® Miles, TD Points and/or CIBC Aventura® points?
Please click here for details to see how this works:
Your space will be reserved once deposit payment is received & a letter of acceptance along with a statement of your payment and remaining amounts due will be emailed to you.
2nd Deposit is due by December 1, 2019. This will be 50% of the remaining balance;
If you are applying after Dec 1, 2019 please contact our office for further details on when your payments will be due.
Final balance will be due on March 25th, 2020 for Summer Programs.
March Break Program Final Balance will be due January 30, 2020.
Once we have processed your application, we will require an official transcript and a copy of your most recent report card (for those taking a credit course). This ensures you have or will be obtaining the necessary prerequisite for the course you have selected. You can obtain these documents from your homeschool and forward to Global Journeys Academy via email or mail within 2 weeks of your application.
We will forward preliminary information regarding your program and the next steps on becoming a Global Journeys Academy student and world traveller.
Most of our students apply by December to get into the course/ location they really want! However, if you are applying after March 25, 2020 please call our office to ensure space is available and note that additional late fees may be applied to secure seats on flights with our registered group. Full payment is required upon receipt of invoice for those applying after March 25th for summer programs.
Passport information will be required as soon as possible following your application.
Our Comprehensive Deluxe Travel Insurance package, offered through Manulife Insurance, is strongly recommended.
Coverage includes the cost of your program (based on cancellation for medical reasons or death in the family), medical expenses, emergency medical, loss of baggage/ personal effects and flight accident and travel accident coverage. Once purchased, insurance is non-refundable.
It is mandatory to have travel medical/ cancellation/ interruption insurance. Should you have your own out-of-province medical and travel cancellation/interruption insurance coverage we ask that you submit details (company and policy number) to our office for our records prior to departure.
Please refer to TERMS AND CONDITIONS regarding Cancellation Policies and Travel Insurance details.
What is not included in your Program Cost:
– Full Medical/ Cancellation/ Interruption Travel Insurance is essential and required. Students are required to provide our office with insurance details if insurance is not purchased through Global Journeys -STS Travel. The cost of our comprehensive insurance is as follows:
$225 for Bermuda Program and Costa Rica Credit Programs
$325 for Britain, Europe Trek, France, Italy, Iceland & Norway Credit Programs
$375 for Australia & New Zealand, Ecuador, Morocco, & Southeast Asia Credit Programs
$255 for Volunteer Programs
– Program Enhancements – optional where applicable.
– Visas and Vaccinations where applicable.
– You may be required to purchase some texts or textbooks for your course.
TRAVEL ARRANGEMENTS are made in association with Streetsville Travel Service, our partnering agency, in operation for 60 years. TICO Registration # 4077491