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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

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...
EA Scholarship Workshop
On Tuesday, September 23 from 3:00 to 7:00 p.m. UK Education Abroad will host its Scholarship Workshop in the Hub of William T. Young Library.  This is a drop-in event.  Students are welcome to come any time between 3:00 and 7:00 p.m. and stay as...
Graduate Awards in the United Kingdom - Info Session
  On Wednesday, September 3 at 5:30 p.m. in 213 Funkhouser, the Office of Nationally Competitive Awards will host an information session on graduate study in the United Kingdom.    The session will primarily focus on the Gates Cambridge Scholarship...
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...
$2,000 for Summer Study in Ireland
  INFO SESSION: TUESDAY, APRIL 22 at 3:00 p.m. in 207 Bradley Hall UK Education Abroad is offering automatic $2,000 scholarships to students studying at the National University of Ireland, Maynooth this summer.   DATES: JULY 6 - AUGUST 2 National...
It's Not Too Late: Study Abroad this Summer or Fall
  Though program application deadlines are quickly approaching, students may still find it possible to study abroad this summer or fall.  Of the various programs still accepting applications, here is a select list of summer and fall programs: Summer...
Semester at Sea Info Session
Education Abroad is hosting a Semester at Sea (SAS) information session on Thursday, March 27 at 4:00 in room 211 of the Student Center.  With the University of Virginia as its academic sponsor, SAS offers a variety of courses on its spring,...
Fulbright Info Session
Join Dr. Pat Whitlow, Director of External Scholarships on March 5 at 6:00 pm in 213 Funkhouser for a Fulbright Grant information session. This opportunity allows students to travel abroad for one year after graduation to pursue graduate study...