Study Away

The Study Away programs support experiential learning for UIS students across the United States and around the world.

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Changdeokgung Palace Gardens, Seoul, South Korea

UIS is delivering courses virtually to our students for Spring semester. We are teaching and working remotely to continue to serve students and support faculty and staff. Please contact our office via email or phone.

You can find additional information from UIS on the UIS COVID-19 Homepage.


Study Away Information 

  • A virtual exchange course in Comparative Political Systems will be offered with the University of Colima for the fall of 2020.  UIS students should contact the UIS Political Science Dept. for more details on registering for this opportunity.
  • Fall study away programs, outgoing and incoming, have been canceled for the fall of 2020.
  • The UIS short term, summer, study programs scheduled for this year in England, Japan, China and Spain have been canceled.  At present the program to  Vietnam in January of 2021 is still anticipated to move forward.

Application Deadlines

Priority deadline for all spring study away programs in 2021 – Sept. 1, 2020

Final deadline for spring 2021 programs is Oct. 1st.


Featured Students 

Alex Phelps – University of Vigo, Spain

Gianna Messina – Internship with the US Embassy in Madrid, Spain

Anna Kanai – University of Valencia, Spain

Dexter Burns – University of Colima, Mexico

Abbegayle Stevenson – ISEP, Sweden

Justice Green – ISEP, Malta

Conor McKenzie – Cuba