Office of Study Abroad and Outreach


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Costa Rican Agriculture

Costa Rica: Agriculture & Sustainable Development (Spring 2018)

Learn about environmental management and sustainability, international trade, and development issues in Costa Rica while experiencing its natural diversity.  Gain a unique perspective on food and culture through interaction with students and faculty at EARTH University.   


Charles Sturt University

Australia: Charles Sturt University (Fall or Spring)

Charles Sturt University’s (CSU) campuses are in New South Wales, with easy access to major cities and national parks. CSU offers many Gen Ed Classes, so why not take some in Australia? You will pay tuition at WIU instead of at CSU, making it affordable for this country.

Massey university

New Zealand: Massey University (Fall, Spring, or Summer)

Massey University has three campuses located on the north and south islands of New Zealand. Almost half of the students enrolled are either national or international distance learning students. In this Colorado-sized country, you could go snow skiing and surfing on the same day!



  • Students can gain practical experience in several countries throughout the world.
  • Possible countries include Australia, New Zealand, England, Spain, Chile, and China.
  • Deadlines are EARLY! Summer deadlines can be as early as February 1st.
  • Learn more by clicking here.

Research: Euro Scholars Program


EuroScholars is a research abroad program for talented undergraduates from US and Canadian institutions. This program gives students the challenge of conducting cutting edge research and promoting interactions with scholars through immersion in the research environment.