Fall 2022 Study Abroad Fair



Interested in learning about all the different study abroad programs offered? Want to find sessions regarding various study abroad topics such as funding, travel, or packing? Attend our Study Abroad Fair! Every semester we host our Study Abroad Fair where faculty, exchange partners, and affiliate providers present on topics as well as discuss future program offerings!

Fall 2021 - Virtual Study Abroad Fair

Spring 2022 - Virtual Study Abroad Fair

Virtual Study Abroad Fair Fall 2022

Study Abroad 101 hosted by Education Abroad

Want to study abroad but aren't sure where to start? Our Study Abroad 101 session is a great way to hear about the options available to those interested in pursuing a global academic experience! Here you can learn about program types, scholarships, and other essential information! Here you can learn about program types, scholarships, getting credit, and other essential information! We also share some exciting stories on our study abroad podcast! Listen here: https://spoti.fi/2NUY7aN.


COLFA Semester in Urbino, Italy hosted by Dr. Drew Stephen

The COLFA Semester in Urbino invites you to spend 13 weeks in the historical walled city of Urbino—World Heritage Site and renowned center of Italian literature, art, and culture. You will complete a full semester of UTSA courses while you immerse yourself in the rich culture and history of Italy. Explore the ancient streets of Urbino and travel with your professors to Rome, Florence, Venice, and other historical cities. You can study abroad on an exchange program while paying your regular UTSA tuition.


Semester Exchange at The Technical University of Darmstadt in Germany hosted by Christian Tischer

The Technical University of Darmstadt is one of the leading technical universities located in the “City of Science”. With areas of study in engineering, mathematics, and natural sciences, The Technical University of Darmstadt is a wonderful destination for STEM students, but offers courses across various disciplines. The language of instruction is English and German.⁠ You can study abroad on an exchange program while paying your regular UTSA tuition.


International Scholarships to Study Abroad, do Research or Attend Grad School Abroad hosted by Andrew Chapman 

Dr. Chapman covers several scholarship opportunities to study abroad (UTSA-based awards, affiliate program scholarships, and national awards). We will go over how to prioritize award applications and strategies for writing a successful application. Awards covered include the Gilman Scholarship, the Critical Language Scholarship, the Boren Scholarship and the Fulbright Student Program, which can send students abroad on funded graduate programs, research positions, and English teaching positions.  


Summer Study Abroad at La Rioja University in Spain hosted by Cristina Fernandez Yecora

Founded in 1992, the University of La Rioja (UR) has been officially awarded as “Campus of International Excellence” by the Spanish Ministry of Education after an assessment from an international committee. Offering undergraduate and postgraduate degrees in all knowledge areas, it provides world-class education with a learning system based on reduced groups and personalized attention.



Semester Exchange Program at Tecnológico de Monterrey, hosted by Antonio Santos Ceja Medina

At Tecnológico de Monterrey, students can participate in one of 4 different campuses around Mexico: Guadalajara, Mexico City, Puebla, and Queretaro. Monterrey, capital of the northeastern Mexican state of Nuevo León, is a sprawling business and industrial center fringed by mountains. The language of instruction is English and Spanish. You can study abroad on an exchange program while paying your regular UTSA tuition.


Semester Exchange at Keele University in England hosted by Rachel Skittery

A highly ranked university set in 360 acres of woods and parkland, Keele is one of the most beautiful campuses in the UK. With a 3-hour drive to London, 1 hour from Manchester, you are never far from popular sites! Keele is world-renowned for its breadth of teaching and research that tackles the world's most urgent problems. You can study abroad on an exchange program while paying your regular UTSA tuition.


Semester Exchange at Sapienza University of Rome hosted by Ester Latini

One of the oldest universities in the world founded in 1303, Sapienza University of Rome is a historical site. This institution boasts high levels of excellence in archaeology, physics, humanities and cultural heritage, environmental studies, cellular and gene therapy, and design, with the language of instruction in Italian and English! You can study abroad on an exchange program while paying your regular UTSA tuition.


Foreign Languages - Conversation Club hosted by Teresa Valdez

Learn about two fun and easy ways to expand your horizons! In this session, you will learn how you can make a difference in an English language learner’s life just by meeting them for conversation as a Global Connections partner. You will also learn about our Coffee & Conversation group where we share stories, culture, and good times with a diverse group of international and domestic students.


Global Exploration Session: Getting Started with Global Business Experiences hosted by Krishna Garza-Baker

Start planning for your global experiences at the Carlos Alvarez College of Business! Join us to learn more about global programs and events available for business students. We will also go over how to navigate our website to find the latest information on global programs and share tips on what you can do now to prepare for a global experience such as an immersion or exchange program. 


Taiwan and China Summer Study Abroad hosted by Dr. Liang Ward

learn about one of the largest and most affordable UTSA-led programs available! Explore night markets, beautiful beaches, ancient Chinese cultural history. These programs feature multiple excursions and various activities to truly experience either Chinese or Taiwanese culture.


International Studies Abroad: Diversity Abroad hosted by Stephanie Pina

ISA is committed to providing exceptional support through identity-focused advising and resources for students. These populations include, but are not limited to, BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, People of Color), first-generation college students, members of the LGBTQIA+ community, students with disabilities, military veterans, and students who embrace diverse spirituality. Join Stephanie as she covers being a Latin@ & First-Generation student abroad and discusses ISA program options.


USAC: Making Study Abroad Affordable hosted by Rachel Hardison

Ready to study abroad but not sure how to make it happen financially? This session is for you! Learn about the most affordable USAC programs, USAC scholarships, and tips for making your study abroad experience both affordable and awesome.


Tales from Abroad, Ask me Anything – AIFS Alumni  hosted by Susanna Shigo

Interested in studying abroad but still have questions about the experience? Who better to learn from than students who have gone abroad? In this session you will hear directly from other students who have studied abroad through one of our affiliate partners, AIFS! These panelists have traveled around the world in various global programs. Their experiences encompass multiple locations! Here you will learn about their experiences, adventures, and lessons!