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Leigh Burgess takes in the fragrance of the muna plant on Amantani Island, Peru

Applications Accepted for Open WT Programs!

Applications for Winter Term 2015 are open! Visit the links below for more information:

Photo credit: Claire Esparos


Spring Priority Applications Close May 1!

The priority application period for Elon Center, field studies programs, and Semester at Sea runs from April 1 to May 1.

Visit the deadlines page for a complete list of program deadlines, or search and apply for an Elon study abroad program.

Photo Credit: Sophia Spach '15


Study abroad graphic

Study Abroad Workshops

Considering a semester abroad?  Study abroad workshops are a great place to get started! 

  • Thursday, April 24, 4:15 p.m.
  • Thursday, May 1, 4:15 p.m.
  • Friday, May 2, 3:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday, May 6, 4:15 p.m.
  • Thursday, May 8, 4:15 p.m.
  • Friday, May 9, 3:00 p.m.

All sessions in Carlton 209.  Bring a laptop!


Japanese Dinner

Read Student Stories
from Abroad on the 
Study Abroad Blog!

Read about the experiences of your fellow students, including Kelsey Price's adventures in Japan!

Visit blogs.elon.edu/elonstudyabroad!

Photo credit: Kelsey Price


Elon ranked #1
for Study Abroad

Nearly 72% of the graduating 2012 class studied abroad for at least one term during their time at Elon. Read more

Elon is ranked #1 master's-level university in the total number of students studying abroad by the Open Doors Report by the Institute of International EducationRead more.


Study Abroad

News and Events

Sarah Glasco presents at NAFSA conference, publishes article in CUR Quarterly

Assistant Professor of French Sarah Glasco presented in late May her research and experiences on short-term study abroad programs and intercultural competence at the annual NAFSA convention, which took place in San Diego. Her article "Preparing Undergraduates for Research Projects in Faculty-led Short-term Study Abroad Courses" appears in the Summer 2014 issue of CUR Quarterly.

SGA president reflects on experiences abroad

Welsford Bishopric '14 had the opportunity to participate in three distinct Global Study experiences.

Oaks Residential Neighborhood holds inaugural Study Abroad/Study USA Fair

The Oaks Residential Neighborhood targets its goal to infuse Study Abroad/Study USA opportunities into the neighborhood;  foster academic engagement around “experiential learning” with special emphasis on preparing for study abroad; and to promote inter-cultural knowledge and competence, including leadership.

Turkey: Where East Meets West

Experience Turkey through the lens of Elon University Photographer Kim Walker, who visited the country during Winter Term 2014.

Elon students travel the globe for Winter Term

Hundreds of students led by dozens of faculty and staff members are studying away from campus this month in nations such as Brazil, India and Ghana, among many others.

GEC Announces Partnership with SIT Study Abroad

SIT Study Abroad programs offer interdisciplinary field-based programs in a wide variety of regions and topic areas.