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 @ 12:00
In the Office of International Education (CL 207) during the semester. Stop by!
Yet another one of our study abroad students is keeping a blog of her experiences, this time in Bordeaux, France! She has invited us to share her blog, so we encourage you to check out her stories and photos during her semester abroad – she has done a great job of explaining what school is really like in France, and posted some beautiful pics!
Krysta Goes to France
APPLICATION DEADLINE! The deadline for winter travel courses, student teaching, and spring 2015 semester programs is October 1st! Start your application today at:
The Fall Study Abroad Fair will be held Tuesday, September 17th from 10:00 – 2:00, in Phoenix Ball Room 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 (Over Winter Break):
- Costa Rica
- Cuernavaca, Mexico
- Kassel, Germany – International Winter University
- New Zealand
- National Student Exchange (locations in the U.S., Canada, Puerto Rico, Guam, and the Virgin Islands)
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 fall information sessions:
Communication: Tues. Sept. 10th @ 2:00 in the Office of International Education (CL 207)
Business: Tues. Sept. 10th @ 3:30pm in UU 103
Winter Travel Courses: Wed. Sept. 11th @ 2:00 in the Office of International Education (CL 207)
German Language: Thurs. Sept. 12th @ 3:30pm in UU 103
Spanish Language: Tues. Sept. 17th @ 3:30pm in UU 103
Political Science & Global Studies: Thurs. Sept. 19th @ 3:30pm in UU 103
Get the Scoop:
FREE Ice Cream! Who doesn’t want it?!? Come to GET THE SCOOP on Study Abroad learn about Study Abroad Programs on campus AND get a free sundae. When? TOMORROW (Sept. 4th) from 10:30-1:30 (or until supplies last) in the University Union by the Bookstore. See you there!
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:
Costa Rica (Env. Sci./Biology)
Cuernavaca, Mexico (Education, Business, Nursing & Social Work)
Ecuador (First Nations Studies)
St. Kitts & Nevis, Caribbean Islands (Nursing)
All deadlines for applications are October 1st
The Office of International Education is open ALL summer, so call, email, or stop in with questions!
We wish to recognize not one, but TWO of our international students who were selected to receive the Chancellor’s Leadership Medallion based on their outstanding contributions to the community and campus. Congratulations to Jo from Great Britain and Zona from China!! They have enriched our campus in so many ways, and we are very proud of their accomplishments!
For those of you kicking yourselves that you missed the application deadline, the study abroad gods are smiling down on you today! The application deadline for our summer travel course to beautiful Alicante, Spain has been extended to NEXT Friday, March 15th!! This 6 credit program is the perfect venue to improve your Spanish language skills while experiencing Spain for 5 weeks!
See the full program brochure here: UWGB in Alicante
Another one of our study abroad students is keeping a blog of her experiences, this time in Auckland, New Zealand! She has invited us to share her blog, so we encourage you to check out her stories and photos during her semester abroad!
Stephanie’s New Zealand Blog