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Study Away Student Information and Procedures

What is Study Away

Study Away is a course designed around a credit-baring, short-term travel experience. The travel experience is intended to prepare students with the knowledge and skills to effectively travel, acquire a functional understanding of cultural practices, and draw connections between the travel experience and course concepts. Study Away experiences may be local, regional, national, or international.  

Why Study Away

  • Help meet academic goals
  • Explore new culture
  • Expand horizons of cultural and international understanding
  • Increase/grow understanding of own culture and beliefs
  • Make yourself more marketable to employers