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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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Events and Announcements

Year of Europe
Year of Europe
This year the Passport to the World Program, sponsored by the College of Arts and Sciences, is focusing on the Year of Europe. The goal of this event is for the College of Arts and Sciences to embark on a “Grand Tour” - a year-long exploration of...
Ongoing Orientation
Re-Entry Sessions
UK Education Abroad will hold four Re-Entry (Welcome Back) sessions on campus. You will be required to attend ONE of the following sessions, all of which will take place in the Whitehall CB 118 at the below specified times....
Education Abroad Fall Fair
  UK Education Abroad will be hosting the annual Fall Fair on Thursday, September 17th from 10 am to 2 pm in the Buell Armory. If Education Abroad seems overwhelming or confusing, then the fair is the place for you. The event will feature...
UK Sponsored Program Deadlines extended
Hurry! There are only a few spots left and you can still study abroad this summer on 4 of UK’s Sponsored programs! The UK Sponsored: Mountains to Coast, Field Studies in Costa Rica Summer 2015 application deadline has been extended to April...
CCSA summer deadline EXTENDED TO MARCH 6
The CCSA Summer 2015 application deadline has been extended! Students interested in a CCSA program now have through Friday, March 6th to complete their summer application. CCSA offers faculty-directed programs in Belize, Ireland and Britain taught...
EA Scholarship Open House
UK Education Abroad will host a Scholarship Open House on Wednesday, February 25 from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on the third floor of Bradley Hall.  During this event, students will learn about a variety of education abroad scholarships,...
Education Abroad Spring Fair
UK Education Abroad will host its spring fair on Thursday, February 5 from 2:00 to 7:00 p.m. in the Hub of William T. Young Library.  The event will highlight international internship programs and a variety of summer 2015 faculty-directed...
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...
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...
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...