Short-term (1-8 weeks) study away experience led by a partner university such as Korea, China, India, and Ireland. Typically, scheduled during the summer term or intersession periods.


Short-Term (summer/semester); typically, scheduled during summer term and intersession periods; experience led by partner university.

  • Tuition/Fees: UIS Partner Institution (UIS tuition and fees waived).
  • Curriculum created by host university.
  • Students study with other university students.
  • Financial Aid eligibility depends upon student’s financial aid award.
  • Travel scholarships available based on student’s eligibility.
  • Travel Arrangements: student’s responsibility.


  • Travel for shorter period alongside friends and classmates.
  • Trips centered around a specific field or topic allowing you to learn while experiencing what you’re learning.
  • Great way to create a global network, make new connections and meet diverse individuals and groups.
  • Increased fluency in another language and develop a broader cultural perspective and understand of thoughts and opinions.
  • An enhanced resume setting you apart from others.

Related Course(s)

Requirements/ Prerequisites

  • UIS student in good academic standing.
  • Host university’s requirements as applicable.
  • Out of pocket travel, living, and accommodation expenses.


How to apply/ register

  • Meet with SAP director.
  • Complete affiliate application and other forms as applicable.
  • Complete SAP application by deadline.
Maynooth University, Ireland
UIS Partner Direct Enrolled
Sungkyunkwan University, South Korea
UIS Partner Direct Enrolled