Studying abroad is a transformative experience. Nearly 20% of CFANS students make study abroad part of their undergraduate careers. It enables you to communicate and work across cultures, gain an international perspective in your field of study, and prepares you to work in a global economy. You will gain valuable life experiences and grow as a person. Oh, and have fun, make friends and have memorable adventures!
Some programs are organized by the University and some are organized and led by CFANS faculty members. Learn more about what type of study abroad program is right for you; short-term, semester, exchange, or internship.
At CFANS, we consider international learning a priority. Many study abroad programs meet the University's Global Perspectives liberal education requirement or the CFANS interdisciplinary or experiential learning requirements. Some majors accept study abroad courses to fulfill major requirements. You also can use study abroad credits as electives outside of your major.
It's never too early to start thinking about what or where in the world you might want to study. Look here for resources to help you get started planning your international experience. Like us on Facebook for inspiration and testimonials from past participants.
Learn more about applying for and financing your international experience.
International travel, health and security insurance is required for all study abroad programs. Find out more about what you need to do to prepare for international travel.
The idea of studying abroad is exciting but it raises many questions. Isn't it expensive? Might it delay my graduation? Find the answers to these and other frequently asked questions.
Help support students gain international experience by donating towards our study abroad scholarships.