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STUDY ABROAD 101 is offered every Tuesday & Wednesday during the school year.
Stop by 138 Kirby Plaza at noon on either day to learn all about the basics of studying abroad.

Study Abroad Events

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Find Out What It's Like to Study Abroad

October 31, 2018

 There will be a Study Abroad Panel on Wednesday, November 7th. Guests will be able to talk to returned students about their...
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How to Apply for Study Abroad Scholarships

October 1, 2018

So you've found the perfect program. Now you have to figure out how to pay for it. Scholarships are a great way to get some "free" money to...
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UMD to Offer Winter-Break Programs Abroad

September 24, 2018

Global Surf culture in Costa Rica and Roots and Rebellion in Jamaica are the courses being offered over winter break.
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Studying Abroad Transforms into Career

September 17, 2018

Zach Lunderberg '15 talks about how studying abroad in Japan – and now teaching there – widened his world view. 
Study abroad fair September 20th from 10am- 2pm

Study Abroad Fair | September 20th

August 29, 2018

Where will you go?
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Deadlines Approaching!

August 23, 2018

Deadlines are fast approaching for programs that you do not want to miss.
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Trip Inspires Life-changing Research

April 11, 2018

UMD student unravels facts about immigration and unemployment in the U.S.
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2018 Photo Contest Winners Announced

April 2, 2018

Anyone who studied abroad during 2017 was eligible to participate in the contest. Finalists are exhibited in the UMD Northern Shores Coffee...
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Now Hiring | Peace Corps Campus Ambassadors

March 21, 2018

Team up with the Peace Corps as a Campus Ambassador for the 2018-2019 school year.
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Making Memories for a Lifetime

March 12, 2018

Jennifer Hoof got a taste of what it means to be a foreigner and an international student. She emphasizes what an incredible and surreal...


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