Office of International Programs

Contact Us

Telephone: (217) 206-8319/8318
Fax: (217) 206-6679
Office Location: Brookens 480 and 483


Study Abroad Information 

New Study Abroad Program – Incoming First Year Students

UIS will be offering a 10 day study abroad program in early August for Incoming First Year Students for the summer of 2019.  England will be the destination and our partner, the University of Hull, will be our host.  For more information click here.

New International Partner

UIS and Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU) in Seoul, South Korea is UIS’s newest partner.  SKKU is the oldest university in Korea dating back to 1398!  At present we are working on a student exchange program with the intention to begin the exchange of students in the spring of 2019.  UIS students can also apply to SKKU’s summer program for the summer of 2019.

Application Deadlines

Spring 2019 study abroad programs – Oct. 1, 2019

Spring 2019 ISEP programs – Sept. 1, 2019

Priority deadline for all summer and fall study abroad programs in 2019 – Feb. 7, 2019

UIS Study Abroad Scholarship (PDF)
Deadline – Feb. 15th (for studying summer and fall of 2019 and spring of 2020).  In order to be eligible for the study abroad scholarships students must submit a Global Experience Program application by Feb. 7 2019


Featured Study Abroad Students 

Dexter Burns – University of Colima, Mexico

Abbegayle Stevenson – ISEP, Sweden

Justice Green – ISEP, Malta

Conor McKenzie – Cuba