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Study Abroad Week!

We're excited to showcasing all of the great study abroad programs that the Center for Global Engagement has to offer. Below you will find session from our virtual Study Abroad week on September 28th - October 2nd. We have info sessions covering it all, from major-specific info panels to information about funding opportunities, to our Study Abroad 101 workshops. Check out the full schedule below and access to session videos.

COVID-19 Travel Update

In anticipation of future international travel and programming, the CGE has begun recruiting for upcoming study abroad terms. While international travel is still uncertain, we remain optimistic about moving forward. The CGE will provide a programming status update to all students prior to the end of the fall semester – and before any financial commitments.

The health and safety of our students, directors, and partners abroad remains our top priority. 

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Monday | September 28th

10:00 - 11:00

Study Abroad 101 Play Video Recap

New to the whole idea of studying abroad? Our Global Dukes are here to help. They'll go over the basics of what it means to study abroad and provide information on how to start your journey - and also address any specific questions you might have. 

11:30 - 12:00

College of Business Programs Play Video Recap

Learn more about the 15 programs we offer with a COB focus.

2:00 - 2:30

College of Health and Behavioral Studies Programs Play Video Recap

Majoring in a CHBS major? This session is for you. Learn about the 10+ programs applicable to your major.

3:00 - 4:00

Study Abroad 101 - Encore! Play Video Recap

All the goodness of the morning session, but in the afternoon!

Tuesday | September 29th

11:00 - 11:30

Internship Programs Play Video Recap

Study abroad PLUS work experience? It's a win/win opportunity. Attend this session to learn more.

12:30 - 1:00

College of Education Programs Play Video Recap

Education major? Come find out about study abroad opportunities for you.

3:00 - 3:30

College of Visual and Performing Arts Programs Play Video Recap

Theater? Dance? Music? Art? We've got you covered in this session. Join to learn more about our CVPA programs.

4:30 - 5:00

Exchange Programs Play Video Recap

Study at one of our partner institutions in Australia, England, Egypt, Japan, South Korea, Spain, or Sweden while being immersed in the cultures of some of the world's most exciting cities. 

Wednesday | September 30th

10:00 - 10:30

Language Programs Play Video Recap

Want an opportunity to practice your Spanish in a homestay environment? Add Swahili to your language list? Impress your friends with your knowledge of French or Italian? Join us to learn more about programs that can enhance your language skills.

11:30 - 12:00

Semester Programs Play Video Recap

Ready to spend a whole semester abroad? Learn about our Semester in Antwerp, Florence, London, Salamanca, and Scotland programs.

2:00 - 2:30

College of Arts and Letters Programs Play Video Recap

From SMAD to SCOM to ANTH to PHIL to... the list goes on. Come to this session to hear about the 25+ programs designed for CAL majors.

3:00 - 4:00

The "Inside-Scoop" on Study Abroad Play Video Recap

Join the Global Dukes and Ambassadors for a peer led discussion on all things study abroad. They will discuss their lived experiences abroad, travel hacks, networking abroad, and other fun stories.

Thursday | October 1

11:00 - 11:30

GenEd Programs Play Video Recap

Still have a few classes to complete in Cluster 2? Have all of Cluster 4 requirements remaining? Come learn how you can cross two things of you list by completing your GenEds while studying abroad.

12:30 - 1:00

College of Integrated Science and Engineering Programs Play Video Recap

Costa Rica, Germany, Nepal – Oh my! Attend this session to learn more about the places you can go while completing requirements for your CISE major.

3:00 - 3:30

College of Science and Mathematics Programs Play Video Recap

We have an ever-growing list of CSM programs on offer. If you’re looking to complete a study abroad within a CSM major, this session is for you.

4:30 - 5:00

External Programs Play Video Recap

If you are unable to get into a JMU program or cannot find one that meets your particular interests or needs, we have an option for you. We partner with national study abroad organizations/providers who have the perfect fit for your study abroad needs.

Friday | October 2

10:00 – 10:30

Global Health & Safety Play Video Recap

With an ever-changing global climate, it can be hard to know how to navigate some of the current events. This session will provide information about how the Center for Global Engagement is preparing for this uncertainty and answer your questions.

11:30 - 12:00

Funding Study Abroad Play Video Recap

It’s not a secret: studying abroad can be pricey. Attend this session to learn about ways to fund your study abroad experience.

2:00 - 2:30

Honors and Study @ Programs Play Video Recap

We have programs tailored to Honors students, plus an exciting opportunity to study abroad at three of Great Britain’s oldest and most respected universities: The University of Cambridge and The University of Oxford in England, and the University of St. Andrews in Scotland. Attend this session to learn more.

3:30 – 4:00

Funding Study Abroad - Encore! Play Video Recap

All the goodness of the morning session, but in the afternoon!


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