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Why Study Abroad?

Study abroad is an exciting, world-expanding education opportunity, but there are many more reasons why you should make it a part of your academic plan. Explore many of the benefits and schedule a virtual advising appointment with us!

What Are My Options?

The Office of Education Abroad offers a variety of study abroad options. You can choose to study abroad for a semester or academic year, on a short-term faculty-led program over a school break time or during the summer.

By the Numbers

1 in 3 CWRU undergraduate students study abroad, compared to 1 in 9 nationally. Check out the top majors, locations and institutions that are most popular with CWRU study abroad students!

Student Stories

Studying abroad provides a life-changing opportunity for CWRU students, impacting them personally, professionally, and of course, academically. When students return home from their program, they are often eager to share their experiences with their peers. Check out our collection of study abroad students' stories and perspectives!


Want to study abroad, but still need some answers? You’re in the right place.

If you can't find your answer here, email or schedule a virtual advising appointment for more information.

For Families

International experiences can become the key to success for our graduates, allowing them to become more competitively advantaged post-graduation. In this section, you will find information about the study abroad process and timeline, communication, and health and safety of your student while abroad.