Office of Study Abroad and Outreach

Dream Counsel

Study Abroad

Study Abroad provides students with countless opportunities to take their studies all around the globe. Students can study in over 60 countries, regardless of their major or minor course of study. Many Study Abroad programs are comparable in cost to studying on WIU's campuses. Financial aid and scholarships are available to qualified students.

Machu Picchu Peru

Apprendre le francais au Quebec!

Improve your French through classes at Université Laval in Quebec City, Canada.

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Programs Abroad

Studying abroad is affordable!!

Learn about various Scholarships and grants available for studying abroad. 

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Global Ambassadors

Students traveling abroad have many experiences to share with friends and peers. They are the best possible AMBASSADORS to speak for the benefits of studying abroad and the strategies that made those trips possible.

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Select a Faculty-led program

As short as a week to as long as three months, WIU Faculty-led programs offer flexibility and international experiences in cases where it's difficult to be abroad for an entire semester.

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Find a program according to your Major

Don't see your major? You can still study abroad! Click the programs tab at the top of the page


Internships Abroad

Gain experience by doing an internship in Ecuador or in Puerto Rico. The best way to learn is by implementing what you discuss in class. SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE.

Community Expeditions

London Community Trip

The curtain goes up on a new tradition--international community trips! Join Dr. Al Goldfarb and your fellow theatre enthusiasts on the inaugural London Community Theatre trip.

Programs Abroad

Bringing International Perspectives to Campus

Interim Chair for the Department of Engineering Technology at WIU.

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Programs Abroad

Birmingham City University

Birmingham is the youngest major city in Europe with world-class restaurants, entertainment and shops. Chances are, this university offers courses in YOUR major!

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Lead a Program

Lead a Faculty Program

Make your choice depending on your academic interests, time availability and own personal dreams.

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Student Testimonials

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Jasmine Brown, senior WIU student athlete & Study Abroad alumni in Spain.

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Scholarships & Opportunities

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Academic Programs to Choose from