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Welcome to Education Abroad

Education Abroad is the University of Kentucky's comprehensive resource for study abroad, research abroad, intern abroad, and other educational experiences worldwide.  Our goal is to provide academically sound international experiences that promote intercultural competence, disciplinary scholarship, and foreign language acquisition for all students.  Consider visiting our Education Abroad Resource Center in 315 Bradley Hall.

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A&S Faculty-Directed Programs - Summer 2015
From Cuba to China, more than a dozen faculty from the UK College of Arts & Sciences will lead education abroad programs this upcoming summer.  Many of these programs are open to students from all disciplines. Browse the digital catalog above...
Communication & Information Faculty-Directed Programs - Summer 2015
This summer, faculty from the UK College of Communication & Information will direct six education abroad programs across three continents. Each program is open to students from all majors.  Browse the digital catalog above to learn more about...
Global Design
In partnership with various academic departments, UK Education Abroad has developed a unique portfolio of programs that enable students to further their studies in some of the world's best centers for design.  The Global Design collaboration is made...
UK Education Abroad, ISA Offer New Diversity Scholarships
LEXINGTON, Ky. (Sept. 8, 2014) — In an effort to encourage education abroad participation for all students, University of Kentucky Education Abroad is now offering a unique opportunity for students who often opt out of this high-impact educational...
Re-Entry (Welcome Back) Sessions for Returning EA Students
       UK Education Abroad will hold several Re-Entry (Welcome Back) sessions on campus. Students who participated on Spring 2014, Summer 2014 or Academic Year 2013-14 will be required to attend ONE of the following sessions, all of which will take...
Education Abroad Fair
Education Abroad (EA) will hold its annual Fall Fair on Wednesday, September 17 from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. in the Student Center Ballroom. From A to Z, the Education Abroad Fair showcases every international education opportunity available at the...
EA Welcomes New Students & Parents at see blue. U
  This summer, alongside the entire Big Blue Nation, UK Education Abroad (UK EA) will welcome new Wildcats to campus during see blue. U Orientation. At 1:50 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. each orientation day, UK EA will hold an information session in room 102...
Summer Study at Maynooth University
DATES: July 5 - August 1 University of Maynooth is located in the beautiful, historic town of Maynooth, just 15 miles west of Dublin city centre.  The University's location gives it a unique character among the Irish universities, and has...
Scholarships for Hong Kong Exchange Program
The University of Kentucky College of Fine Arts is offering two $1,500 scholarships for its fall exchange program at the Hong Kong Institute of Education (HKIE).  With traditional strength in teacher education, HKIE has expanded its academic...
Pre-Health in Northern Ireland
SUMMER 2015 • UK PARTNER EDUCATION ABROAD PROGRAM THROUGH IFSA BUTLER • TENTATIVE DATES: JUNE 13 - JULY 26  Students will spend six weeks at the University of Ulster in Coleraine, Northern Ireland and earn credit equivalent to DHN 212 and BIO...