Virtual 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!
Spring 2021 - Virtual Study Abroad Fair
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.
Find Your Global Business Program | Carlos Alverez College of Business
Start planning for your global experiences! Join us to learn more about global programs and events happening at the Carlos Alvarez College of Business. 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. You will also hear from a student's experience studying through a Business Exchange Program.
Study Abroad at La Rioja University in Spain
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
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
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
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.
The Gilman Scholarship and Other Award Opportunities
Andrew Chapman gives an overview of National Awards, like Gilman, that can fund a variety of programs. Andrew Chapman works with students throughout their undergraduate and graduate university careers, advising them on how to apply to nationally competitive awards and develop as strong candidates. Some of the awards he advises students toward are the Gilman Scholarship for Study Abroad, the Critical Language Scholarship, the Goldwater Scholarship for students doing research in STEM, and the Truman Scholarship for students pursuing careers in public service. He also work with students applying to awards that fund graduate school such as the Fulbright Student Program, the NSF Graduate Research Fellowship, and the Marshall, Mitchell and Rhodes scholarships.
How to Use Financial Aid for Study Abroad
The challenges of financing a semester abroad may at first seem daunting, but with proper consideration, the challenges can be overcome. Financial aid can be applied to a semester abroad program, and your eligible amount is typically increased. Watch an overview of the financial aid eligibility and application process for study abroad programs.
In this recording, we talk about the Boren Scholarship, what the goals of the program are and the type of student we are looking for. The deadline for next cycle is 2/2/2023. Open to all U.S. Citizens who are in a degree-seeking program in a U.S. college/university.
Study & Internship Opportunities with API
Academic Programs International (API) was founded in 1997 by the founding mamas, who were dedicated to providing high-quality, affordable study abroad programs for U.S. students. Their diverse experiences abroad, first as students and later as professionals, shaped their philosophy on the value of international education as a means of promoting intellectual curiosity, cultural sensitivity and holistic personal development.
Busting the Most Common Study Abroad Myths with SIT
We'll debunk some of the most common myths about study abroad, such as: "It's too expensive. It's only for certain majors. I can't do it because I've never traveled before. I can't do it because I don't speak the language."
We’ll explore these myths and offer tips and support to help you reach your study abroad goals!
Voyage Around the World with Semester at Sea
Nearly 100 years ago, the idea for a floating university that would travel the world became the passionate pursuit of James Edwin Lough, a psychology professor at New York University. He believed changes needed to be made to traditional teaching methods of American universities and soon became a leader in a new educational movement. Travel and first-hand experience, he felt, must be part of every scholar’s education and he set out to find others who shared this vision.