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Spring 2018 applications will be open soon!

We are in the process of updating our full website (content, budgets, attachments, etc.) and will have applications ready and open for spring 2018 study abroad programs very soon!

Please keep an eye on our websites and social media for updates and our announcement when applications are open.  If you have questions in the meantime, please let us know!

We are open all summer, so stop in, email or give us a call.

Thanks!

Connect with the OIE

Questions over the summer?  The OIE is open!  We are open Monday-Friday from 8:00am-4:30pm.  Stop in, call, or make an appointment to meet with one of our advisors.  You can call us at 920-465-2190 or email oie@uwgb.edu.  A reminder that our new space is CL-108, right by the garden cafe!  We hope to see you this summer!

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!

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

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!

 

 

 

Drop-In Advising Sessions

Introducing NEW Drop In Advising Sessions!  Stop by one the week of February 13th to ask questions & learn about programs!

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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:

 

Spanish Immersion Programs

Tuesday, February 28th @ 1:00pm

Office of International Education– CL 207

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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!

National Student Exchange Information Sessions

Stop by our National Student Exchange information sessions TODAY (Feb. 9th) in the OIE!

 

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Spring Study Abroad Fair!

The Spring Study Abroad Fair will be held Wednesday, September 13th 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!

Winter Travel Courses:

  • Alicante, Spain (Spanish)
  • Cuernavaca, Mexico (Nursing)
  • Chile (Env Sci)
  • Ecuador (PEA/URS)
  • England (English)
  • Germany (Hum Bio)
  • Italy (Art)
  • Japan (Theatre/Dance)
  • Poland (History/Hum Stud)
  • Romania (Comm/DJS)

Summer University Programs:

  • Glasgow, Scotland
  • Stirling, Scotland
  • International Winter 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)

What’s HOT in Study Abroad?

Come to our event on THURSDAY, Jan. 26th!

Free hot chocolate/coffee & learn about study abroad programs and events this semester!

 

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