International Education Celebration!

The OIE is celebrating International Education Week with a UWGB International Education Celebration (November 3rd-15th)!

Check out the State Department’s website for links to videos, articles, etc. about what people are doing nation wide to celebrate:

What are we doing at UWGB?  Check out daily events on our Facebook and Twitter page or download the event poster:

Intl Education Celebration

We hope to see you at our events!

Scotland Programs Information Sessions

We have representatives from our three locations in Scotland (Aberdeen, Glasgow, and Stirling) coming to campus the week of October 6th!

Come meet our partners and learn more about what each program offers at an information session:

Monday, October 6th- 12:00pm-1:00pm  (Office of International Education– CL 207)

-Glasgow (Dumfries campus)

Friday, October 10th- 11:00am-12:00pm   (Office of International Education– CL 207)

-Aberdeen & Stirling


Scotland info

Hope to see you there!



Welcome New International Students!

A big welcome to all of our new international students!  In addition to the 11 summer ESL students from Brazil and China, we will have about 40 other students from China, Denmark, Germany, Mexico, France, Netherlands, Rwanda, and many other countries!

Keep an eye out for information about events and the big International Dinner in the spring!

Study Abroad Student Spotlight: Sara

We have another study abroad student who has offered to share her blog with you!  Sara is a Spanish major at UWGB and is studying in Bilbao, Spain for a semester.  Her photos are gorgeous and we are very jealous – take a look for yourself!

Application Deadline October 1st for Winter and Spring 2015 programs!

Start thinking about finishing your application for a winter or spring 2015 study abroad program!  Begin your application right from our website – simply click on the individual program link and click “Apply Now”!


International Student Teaching: SEPTEMBER 15th

All other programs: OCTOBER 1st

(But earlier is always better!)


Phuture Phoenix Graduates

This is a great article about two UWGB graduates who were part of the first Phuture Phoenix class.  These girls also happen to be former study abroad students!  Pursue your dreams and make it happen!

Travel Course Deadlines Extended

The following program deadlines are extended:

Slovakia – THURSDAY, March 6th, 4:30pm

Ireland, Tena, and Alicante – FRIDAY, March 7th, 4:30pm

Complete your applications today!

Scholarships and Grants Available for Study Abroad

There are a lot of opportunities to help fund your study abroad experience and there are TWO new opportunities!

Please visit the website:  to learn more about the options offered by both the OIE and other campus departments.  Some scholarships or grants include:

Travel Grant

Wochinske Scholarship

OIE Foundation Scholarship

Global Citizen Scholarship

Anne C. Kok Scholarship

Phi Kappa Phi Study Abroad Grant

Look to see which ones you are eligible for and apply now!  Deadlines are coming up quickly!




Deadlines Extended!


Think you missed out on the opportunity to study in Germany or the National Student Exchange?? The deadline for the HESSEN EXCHANGE and SUMMER UNIVERSITY(ISU) as well as the NATIONAL STUDENT EXCHANGE has been extended! The new deadline is FRIDAY, FEB. 21st at 4:30pm!

First Steps Meetings

Want to Study Abroad but don’t know what the next step is?  Come to our First Steps Meetings!  We hold them every Tuesday at 2:00pm and Wednesday at noon in the OIE (CL 207)