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International Learning offers opportunities for education abroad and internationalization at home to Western students. We also welcome visiting students from universities worldwide.  With study abroad and exchange programs, volunteer opportunities, and a new Global and Intercultural Engagement Honor program, there are many ways to complement your Western degree with global experience.

Student Stories

student Erin Hoffman in India

Exchange to India an opportunity not to miss

FIMS student Erin Hoffman's experience on exchange.



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Australian student embraces Western spirit

"Western has a great campus life for students. I've never seen so much school spirit within a college until I arrived at Western."

exchange student in Hong Kong

Exchange to Hong Kong reaps benefits

"This exchange has transformed me into an even better leader and a more confident individual. I would recommend doing an exchange in Hong Kong to anyone."

News and Events

Information Sessions Oct-Nov 2014

Join us for drop-in information sessions on how to begin your study abroad journey. With information on exchanges and other opportunities, as well financing your experience and how to apply, these sessions will help you learn how to make your international study abroad dream come true. Regular sessions held throughout October and November. 

International Learning Fair November 13

Drop in to our exchange and international learning fair during International Week on Thursday, November 13, from 10 am to 3 pm in the UCC Atrium. Meet exchange students from around the world, connect with International Learning staff, and learn about other International Learning opportunities open to you. 

Fact Sheet for incoming exchange students

Cover of Exchange Program Fact Sheet