May 2020
We're still here for you!
Even if UI Study Abroad staff are not working from the office, they are still available to help you plan a future international experience!

Virtual international internships - apply now!
Work with companies across the globe this summer to support a myriad of projects and build up your resume. Deadlines approaching! Learn more
Virtual international coursework - you'll feel like you're a world away
Earn credit this summer towards your UI degree while taking classes from faculty located around the world. Deadlines approaching! Learn more
When life gives you lemons...

Though their time in Spain was cut short by coronavirus, Derick Towar and Madelyn Jermier embraced the unpredictable and it paid off. Read more
Hawkeyes are winning Fulbrights - get their advice!

From doing research in Indonesia to teaching English in Spain, UI Fulbright awardees have big plans. Read more
Ashley Morrow reflects on four study abroad experiences

She knew getting international exposure was crucial for gaining real-world experience. Read more
Study Abroad Diversity Ambassador finds inspiration in the Dominican Republic

Lauren Wood talks about how her trip helped her embrace more of her Mexican background. Read more
Student Voices
"My experience in India was beyond amazing and life-changing! Anyone can study abroad and should if they are given the opportunity to do so!"

- Study Abroad Diversity Ambassador Amani Ali on the India Winterim Program

B eing able to live, study, and explore in the heart of London really gave me the opportunity to constantly be surrounded by London citizens and see how they go about life compared to life back in the U.S. and Iowa City."

 - Study Abroad Diversity Ambassador Kevin McKee on spending winter break in London

Upcoming Events
Virtual Discover Study Abroad sessions
If you haven't been to a Discover Study Abroad Session to learn the basics, you should! While not in person, they are conducted through Zoom every Tuesday at 12:30 p.m. starting on June 2.
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.