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Why Summer Abroad?

Why Choose Summer Abroad?

The Summer Abroad programs are designed to enrich students' academic lives by providing an exciting and educational international experience. Find out more reasons why Summer Abroad is the right choice for you!

Go Global…but Stay Local

Think you need to travel overseas to have a valuable international experience? Think again! Virtual study abroad allows students the opportunity to explore global issues by learning from experts in the field and connecting with the site through immersive tours and interactive guest lectures.

Students walking in Downtown Shanghai, near Xintaindi

2021 TIMELINE

  • PLAN AHEAD! - Book an online appointment with a Summer Abroad Advisor

  • JANUARY 4, 2021 - Applications open for virtual courses.

  • LATE JANUARY - Program information sessions begin

  • EARLY MARCH - Applications close for all programs

  • LATE MARCH to EARLY APRIL - Admissions notification

  • ONE WEEK AFTER ADMISSIONS NOTIFICATION - $500 deposit due

  • APRIL/MAY - Remaining fees due. Welcome orientations take place.

  • MAY-AUGUST - Summer Abroad programs begin!