Why Study Abroad?

  • academically, you will be challenged in a new cultural environment by studying new topics in ways and even languages that you may not be used to
  • you will gain new insights into a different culture both inside and outside of the classroom
  • you will meet new and interesting people
  • build confidence in your ability to collaborate with people from around the world
  • gain a greater self-awareness and an enhanced interest in global affairs
  • study abroad can make you a more attractive candidate for jobs, graduate and professional schools, and other post-graduate opportunities