Considering studying abroad—for a summer, a quarter, or a year? Whether you’re considering a Northwestern-run program or a program run by another institution, you’ll find important information here about:
- Eligibility and applying for study abroad.
- Important rules and policies for studying abroad, including how your study abroad credits may count toward your work here and issues to be aware of as you return.
- Opportunities to participate in internships and research abroad.
- The process through which you can articulate your study abroad credits upon return.
Choosing a program
The Study Abroad Office is an essential source of information about types of programs around the world as well as about the rules and processes for going abroad. Your Weinberg Adviser and advisers in your major(s) and/or minor(s) will also be invaluable resources before, during, and after your time abroad.