Study Abroad

Winter Term 2016


See the STATUS CHART below to see which programs are open, wait listed, or closed.


See the COST, CREDIT, AND PREREQUISITES CHART to compare all available programs.


Research specific programs by viewing PROGRAM BROCHURE PAGES. Each brochure page lists course description, tentative itinerary, and further contact information.

4.  APPLY.    

***New applications will be reviewed on a rolling and space-available basis starting April 9.***

Once you've selected your top choice, start your application by clicking "APPLY NOW" from the program brochure page. Submit all of the application elements, including the essays and application deposit. You can apply to only ONE program.



6.  ASK.  

Still have questions? Consult the following resources:

Stop by the GEC for QUICK QUESTIONS, every Wednesday 2-3:30 PM and Thursday 10-11:30 AM in Global Commons 360. No appointment necessary.

Contact a GLOBAL AMBASSADOR to learn more from study abroad and Study USA alumni.

Read the STUDY ABROAD BLOGS to learn more about past participants' experiences.


Programs Status Chart

The information below is subject to change at any time as the Global Education Center receives new applications, cancellations, or change forms.

For the most up-to-date information, contact the Global Education Center (GEC) in Global Commons 360 or by phone at 336-278-6700.

  • To change programs:

*Change Form is available APRIL 2 for applications submitted by priority deadline (March 19).* 

  1. Print and complete the Change Form.
  2. Submit it in-person to the GEC (Global Commons 360).
  • To cancel your participation in a program:

  1. Read the Winter Term Cancellation Policy.
  2. Print and complete the Cancellation Form.
  3. Submit it in-person to the GEC (Global Commons 360).

Below is the current status of the 2016 Winter Term Study Abroad and Study USA programs. 

 Please note that closed courses are at full capacity.  We are no longer adding anyone to the wait list.

Winter Term Program NameOpenWait List  Closed
Arizona: On the Line in the Immigration Debate x    
Australia and New Zealand: Film     x
Australia: Ecotourism   x  
Australia: Indigenous Studies x    
Austria: Sex and Violins-The Lives of Great Composers  x    
Barbados: Culture, Sport, & Media   x  
Belize: Field Biology  x    
Business in the Pacific Rim     x
China: The Flying Dragon x    
Costa Rica Jungle: Community, Conservation, & Service x    
Costa Rica: Language, Culture, & Ecotourism x    
Discovering Dixie x    
Dominican Republic: Baseball & Tourism x    
Ethiopia and Tanzania: An Exploration of History, Culture, and the Natural World in East Africa x    
Florida & California: Happiest Place? The Science of Happiness at Disney     x
Florida, Miami: Ecology and Sustainability  x    
France: Eat, Pray, Love - Sacred Space and the Place of Religion in 21st Century x    
Ghana: Performing Arts in Cultural Context x    
Great Structures of Europe: Technology and History  x    
Greece and Mediterranean Turkey (EUROMED): Where East Meets West x    
Greece: Classics in Context - Ancient Greece  x    
Guatemala: Human Services Praticum  x    
Gutenberg to the Web: Media's Impact on Western Civilization x    
Hawaii: Nation or State?    x  
Holocaust Journey     x
India: Education & Development x    
India: Public Health Practicum   x  
Iowa: The Trail Starts Here: The Iowa Caucuses x    
Ireland: An Introduction to its Literature, Culture, & History   x  
Italy: Fine Arts x    
Malawi: The Warm Heart of Africa x    
Massachusetts, Boston: Mindful America, Mindful Elon x    
Multicultural London: Community Fieldwork Through Images & Words x    
New York, NYC: Wealth and Poverty  x    
New Zealand: Adventure Based Ecotourism     x
Peru: Sustainable Development: Microfinance and Agriculture (Embedded) x    
Peru: The Living Heritage of the Andes: Language, Society & Environment   x  
South Africa: The Call of South Africa     x
The Sundance Film Festival Experience x    
Vietnam: Business & Culture  x    
World War II in Europe: Life in a Time of War x    

UPDATED 04/17/2015