As with the nature of the COVID19 virus, the world of international travel also remains unpredictable. In hopes for a best case scenario we are supporting students’ education abroad plans for the Spring 2021 and Summer 2021 terms but also advising students that further delays and deferments are a real possibility. The Office of Global initiatives and International Services utilizes federal resources like the State Department Travel Advisories and CDC but also other resources such as CIEE's Health Risk Index or Johns Hopkins COVID-19 mapping technology to determine travel risk levels:
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Harlaxton College in Grantham, England
Imagine studying in a 100-room Victorian manor house in the rolling English countryside one hour north of London. At Harlaxton College, you will do just that. And you'll share the manor with a community of committed faculty, supportive staff and fellow students from UE and our partner colleges. Course Offerings
Sant'Anna Institute in Sorrento, Italy
Sant'Anna Institute is an international community of constant cultural exchange among faculty, staff and students. Located in southern Italy, the school is an impressive historic structure perched on the cliffs of the Amalfi coast, overlooking the fishing village of Marina Grande and a short walk from the city center. Course Offerings
FGCU Online Abroad Option: Spain or Ireland
Take your FGCU online courses online while abroad! All forms of financial aid will apply. FGCU has partnered with CEA Abroad Study Centers to offer a comprehensive experiential learning based program during the semester. You take a full semester course load from the hundreds of virtual courses offered at FGCU and let CEA do what they do best, facilitate high quality immersive high impact programming in the iconic cities of Dublin, Ireland and Seville Spain.
Kookmin University in Seoul, Korea
The Seoul program with provider USAC offers courses that introduce you to the business, politics, economics, philosophy, religion, and language of Korea, one of the most rapidly developing nations in East Asia. Seoul is a city of opposites bustling with palaces, city gates, and temples next to government offices, embassies, theatres, shopping, and more. Courses
Studying abroad is an amazing opportunity that leads to life-changing experiences. However, the costs associated can seem daunting at first. FGCU is committed to providing its students with the tools and resources necessary to offset the cost of an international experience. On this page, you will find multiple ways to fund your experience abroad.