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Deadlines Approaching!

Now is the time to complete your study abroad applications for this Summer and Fall!!

Important deadlines to remember:

THURSDAY, Mar. 1st

All open Summer & Fall 2018/Academic Year Programs!

Apply now:  http://uwgb.studioabroad.com/index.cfm?FuseAction=Programs.ListAll

Scholarships and Grants Available for Study Abroad

There are a lot of opportunities to help fund your study abroad experience!

Please visit the website: http://www.uwgb.edu/international/studyabroad/financialaid.asp  to learn more about the options offered by both the OIE and other campus departments.  Some scholarships or grants include:

Travel Grant

Wochinske Scholarship

Global Citizen Scholarship

Arendt Family Scholarship

Phi Kappa Phi Study Abroad Grant

and MANY more!!

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

 

 

 

Study Abroad Info Sessions

Want to learn more about certain programs?  Not sure if there is a program right for you?  Come find out more at one of our information sessions:

 

National Student Exchange

Monday, February 5th @ 9:00am, 10:00am, 2:00pm, & 3:00pm

Tuesday, February 6th @ 9:00am, 10:00am, 2:00pm, & 3:00pm

Office of International Education– CL 108

 

Summer Faculty-Led (Travel Course) Programs

Thursday, February 8th @ 11:30am & 4:00pm

Office of International Education– CL 108

 

Summer Scotland Programs

Wednesday, February 14th @ 3:00pm

Office of International Education– CL 108

 

Business Programs

Thursday, February 15th @ 11:30am

Office of International Education– CL 108

 

Summer Germany Programs

Thursday, February 15th @ 3:00pm

Office of International Education– CL 108

Spring Study Abroad Fair!

The Spring Study Abroad Fair will be held Wednesday, February 7th from 10:00am – 2:00pm AND 4:00-6:00pm, in Phoenix Ball Room B/C

Students will have the opportunity to attend the Fall Study Abroad Fair and learn about the 200+ domestic and international study programs available.  Study abroad advisors and program representatives will be on site to answer questions and assist students in learning about these amazing opportunities!  Whether you wish to study abroad for a few weeks, a semester, or a full year we have a program that will fit your needs – come check it out!

Summer Faculty-led Travel Courses:

  • Belgium/France/Germany (History)
  • Ecuador (PEA/URS)
  • England (English)
  • Portugal (Business/Entrepreneurship)
  • Slovakia (Music)
  • Slovakia (Nursing)
  • Spain (Spanish)

Summer Interim Programs:

  • Glasgow, Scotland
  • Stirling, Scotland
  • France (3 locations)
  • Japan (2 locations)
  • Netherlands
  • International Summer University- Germany (3 locations in Germany)
  • Bilbao, Spain (Spanish & English options)

Semester/Year-long

  • NEW!!  Osaka, Japan
  • NEW!! London (UK)- internship program
  • Denmark
  • France (2 locations)
  • Germany (3-5 locations)
  • Japan
  • Netherlands
  • New Zealand
  • Mexico
  • Scotland (3 locations)
  • Spain (Leon)
  • Spain (Bilbao- Spanish & English options)
  • Student teaching (Cuernavaca, Mexico or through Educators Abroad to 60+ countries)
  • National Student Exchange (locations in the U.S., Canada, Puerto Rico, Guam, and the Virgin Islands)

Fall Study Abroad Fair!

The Fall Study Abroad Fair will be held Wednesday, Sept. 13th from 10:00 – 2:00 & 4:00-6:00, in Phoenix Ball Room B/C.

Students will have the opportunity to attend the Fall Study Abroad Fair and learn about all of thedomestic and international study programs available.

Study abroad advisors and program representatives as well as various campus & community resources will be on site to answer questions and assists students in learning about these amazing opportunities!  Whether you wish to study abroad for a few weeks, a semester, or a full year we have a program that will fit your needs.  Also, we have three new, exciting programs to JAPAN, CHILE, & LONDON beginning this Spring semester – come check it out!

Visit the Study Abroad Fair and find out more about how YOU can study abroad!

Applications OPEN for Winter and Spring 2018 programs!

Start thinking about starting your application for a spring semester or winter 2018 study abroad program!  Begin your application right from our website – simply click on the individual program link and click “Apply Now”!

 

DEADLINES:

Denmark: SEPTEMBER 1st

International Student Teaching: SEPTEMBER 15th

NEW!!  Osaka (Japan): SEPTEMBER 15th

Spring Semester programs (see exceptions above): OCTOBER 2nd

Winter Interim faculty-led programs (travel courses): OCTOBER 2nd

Hessen International Winter University (IWU): OCTOBER 2nd

 

But earlier is always better!)

 

**Make sure you look for our NEW programs in London, Japan, & Chile as well as our NEW combined faculty-led (travel course) & student teaching in Cuernavaca!

 

http://uwgb.studioabroad.com/index.cfm?FuseAction=Programs.ListAll

 

Winter 2018 Travel Course Info online!

Check out our website (Destinations, then search for Winter courses) to see what is being offered this coming winter!  More information regarding costs, dates, and specific itineraries will come over the summer.  The courses offered (with focus) are:

Argentina (Spanish)
Cuernavaca, Mexico (Business, Education & Social Work)
Ecuador (PEA, URS, & Geography)                                                                                                                                                                         Rwanda (DJS & PEA)

South Africa (Democracy & Justice Studies)

 

Don’t forget about our two winter university programs in Germany (Hessen IWU)!!

All deadlines for applications are October 2nd

The Office of International Education is open ALL summer, so call, email, or stop in with questions!

First Steps to Study Abroad

Interested in Study Abroad?  Not sure where to start or have specific questions?  Stop by a First Steps to Study Abroad Information Session!

They are held:

Every Tuesday  @ 2:00

Every Wednesday @ 1:00

In the Office of International Education (CL 207) during the semester.  Stop by!

Summer and Fall Study Abroad!

Now is the time to think about study abroad plans for next year!

We have 20 summer options & 13 semester locations!

Most application deadlines for these programs will be in February and March 1st.

Keep an eye on our website for more details over winter break!  http://uwgb.studioabroad.com/index.cfm?FuseAction=Programs.ListAll

Deadlines Extended to October 3rd!

DEADLINES EXTENDED!

Study Abroad application deadlines have been EXTENDED for ALL January travel courses and spring semester programs (except NSE & Denmark) to:

MONDAY, OCT. 3rd @ 4:30pm

Finish your application and make sure to ask the OIE if you have any questions!