March/April 2020
Same time, different place: Discover Study Abroad is now online!
Even though in-person sessions have been cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic, you can still take part in Discover Study Abroad sessions from wherever you are! Tuesdays at 12:30 p.m. & Fridays at 11 a.m.
 (you must be a current University of Iowa student to participate)

Featured Programs and Resources
Coronavirus Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) for Study Abroad
We know a lot has changed due to the coronavirus, and you may have some questions about Study Abroad. We've put together a list of FAQs that answer some commonly asked questions.
New UN student organization at Iowa
Learn more about this student org that promotes United Nations' principles on issues that affect us all.

Read more (Source: Daily Iowan)
Studying abroad, Cuban style!
Charlotte Gude shares details of her winter break experience, where she learned how the U.S. is viewed from a very different perspective.

Student Voices
"Study Abroad Stories is a gentle nudge and encouragement for other rural, small-town kids who have never been told 'you can do this, too.'"
- UI grad Allison Schafer on the stories she shares of fellow study abroad students

“I can say hands down that was the most memorable moment of my life...I was able to see a broader, deeper definition of health disparities, and learned that no matter what I decide to do in the medical field there’s always a way to give back to communities that are struggling."
 - Tartil Ali on her experiential learning trip to Dominican Republic

International Programs (IP) provides guidance and support for international students in the University of Iowa community, as well as scholarships and assistance for UI students who wish to study abroad. IP also provides funding opportunities for UI faculty engaged in international research. You can continue to support globally oriented programs and resources by contributing to International Programs. For more information, please contact Jeff Liebermann in the UI Center for Advancement at or 800.648.6973.