Announcements

  • Spring 2017 deadline for WFU awarded scholarships is October 19, 2016.
  • Summer 2017 Access Summer Scholarship deadline is February 15, 2017.
  • Summer 2017 and Fall 2017 Wake Forest Summer and Semester Scholarships deadline is March 15, 2017.
    Please visit our Funding page for instructions and applications.

Upcoming Events

Study Abroad Pre-Departure Series: Travel Seminar

04/04/2017 - 5:00 PM

Study Abroad Alumni will provide advice and tips regarding personal travel with studying abroad. The session will include the following:

  •  Region-specific travel resource packet
  •  Detailed packing list
  •  Information on booking flights, train tickets, and bus tickets
  •  Finding hotels/hostels
  •  Where to find the best deal
  •  Fun and interesting locations to travel to, and more!
  • Seminar is for students intending to study abroad Fall 2017.

    Study Abroad Pre-Departure Series: Budgeting Workshop

    04/05/2017 - 4:00 PM

    Concerned about budgeting for your Fall 2017 semester abroad? 

    Attend the Study Abroad Budgeting Workshop! In this session we will discuss how to plan your budget and provide tips to stay on track. Hear from WFU Global Abroad Ambassadors who have returned from their own semester abroad with helpful advice.

    Please RSVP to reserve your space!

    Workshop is for students intending to study abroad Fall 2017.

    Study Abroad Pre-Departure Orientation: DIS Copenhagen & Stockholm Programs

    04/10/2017 - 4:00 PM

    All students must attend one of the Pre-departure Orientations offered prior to going abroad.

    Pre-Departure Orientations will cover the following topics:
  • Receiving Academic Credit Abroad
  • Billing and Financial Aid
  • Accessing Money Abroad
  • Budgeting
  • Visas & Immigration
  • Cell Phones & Communication Abroad
  • Medications & Insurance
  • Health & Safety
  • Adjusting to your Host Country
  • If you cannot attend this session, please email dunnmb0@wfu.edu to discuss your options. 

    Study Abroad Pre-Departure Orientation: IES Vienna Program

    04/11/2017 - 2:00 PM

    All students must attend one of the Pre-departure Orientations offered prior to going abroad.

    Join the Center for Global Programs & Studies and Anna Hurd, IES Regional College Relations Manager, for your mandatory Study Abroad Pre-departure Orientation.

    Pre-Departure Orientations will cover the following topics:
  • Receiving Academic Credit Abroad
  • Billing and Financial Aid
  • Accessing Money Abroad
  • Budgeting
  • Visas & Immigration
  • Cell Phones & Communication Abroad
  • Medications & Insurance
  • Health & Safety
  • Adjusting to your Host Country
  • If you cannot attend this session, please email dunnmb0@wfu.edu to discuss your options. 

    Study Abroad Pre-Departure Orientation: IES Barcelona Program

    04/11/2017 - 3:30 PM

    All students must attend one of the Pre-departure Orientations offered prior to going abroad.

    Join the Center for Global Programs & Studies and Anna Hurd, IES Regional College Relations Manager, for your mandatory Study Abroad Pre-departure Orientation.

    Pre-Departure Orientations will cover the following topics:
  • Receiving Academic Credit Abroad
  • Billing and Financial Aid
  • Accessing Money Abroad
  • Budgeting
  • Visas & Immigration
  • Cell Phones & Communication Abroad
  • Medications & Insurance
  • Health & Safety
  • Adjusting to your Host Country
  • If you cannot attend this session, please email dunnmb0@wfu.edu to discuss your options. 

    Study Abroad Pre-Departure Orientation: Syracuse University Florence Program

    04/11/2017 - 4:00 PM

    All students must attend one of the Pre-departure Orientations offered prior to going abroad.

    Join the Center for Global Programs & Studies and Ray Wihak, Syracuse University Assistant Director of Institutional Relations, for your mandatory Study Abroad Pre-departure Orientation.

    Pre-Departure Orientations will cover the following topics:
  • Receiving Academic Credit Abroad
  • Billing and Financial Aid
  • Accessing Money Abroad
  • Budgeting
  • Visas & Immigration
  • Cell Phones & Communication Abroad
  • Medications & Insurance
  • Health & Safety
  • Adjusting to your Host Country
  • If you cannot attend this session, please email martera@wfu.edu to discuss your options. 

    Study Abroad Pre-Departure Orientation: Syracuse University London Program

    04/11/2017 - 5:00 PM

    All students must attend one of the Pre-departure Orientations offered prior to going abroad.

    Join the Center for Global Programs & Studies and Ray Wihak, Syracuse University Assistant Director of Institutional Relations, for your mandatory Study Abroad Pre-departure Orientation.

    Pre-Departure Orientations will cover the following topics:
  • Receiving Academic Credit Abroad
  • Billing and Financial Aid
  • Accessing Money Abroad
  • Budgeting
  • Visas & Immigration
  • Cell Phones & Communication Abroad
  • Medications & Insurance
  • Health & Safety
  • Adjusting to your Host Country
  • If you cannot attend this session, please email martera@wfu.edu to discuss your options. 

    Study Abroad Pre-Departure Orientation: All IES Programs

    04/11/2017 - 5:00 PM

    All students must attend one of the Pre-departure Orientations offered prior to going abroad.

    Join the Center for Global Programs & Studies and Anna Hurd, IES Regional College Relations Manager, for your mandatory Study Abroad Pre-departure Orientation.

    Pre-Departure Orientations will cover the following topics:
  • Receiving Academic Credit Abroad
  • Billing and Financial Aid
  • Accessing Money Abroad
  • Budgeting
  • Visas & Immigration
  • Cell Phones & Communication Abroad
  • Medications & Insurance
  • Health & Safety
  • Adjusting to your Host Country
  • If you cannot attend this session, please email dunnmb0@wfu.edu to discuss your options. 

    Study Abroad Pre-Departure Orientation: IFSA-Butler United Kingdom & Ireland Programs

    04/13/2017 - 4:00 PM

    All students must attend one of the Pre-departure Orientations offered prior to going abroad. 

    Join the Center for Global Programs & Studies and Aaron Yerkes, IFSA-Butler Interim Vice President of Institutional Relations, for your mandatory Study Abroad Pre-departure Orientation.

    Pre-Departure Orientations will cover the following topics:
  • Receiving Academic Credit Abroad
  • Billing and Financial Aid
  • Accessing Money Abroad
  • Budgeting
  • Visas & Immigration
  • Cell Phones & Communication Abroad
  • Medications & Insurance
  • Health & Safety
  • Adjusting to your Host Country
  • If you cannot attend this session, please email martera@wfu.edu to discuss your options. 

    Study Abroad Pre-Departure Orientation: All NYU Programs

    04/13/2017 - 4:00 PM

    All students must attend one of the Pre-departure Orientations offered prior to going abroad.

    Join the Center for Global Programs & Studies and Alejandro Marti, Assistant Director from NYU's Office of Global Programs, for your mandatory Study Abroad Pre-departure Orientation.

    Pre-Departure Orientations will cover the following topics:
  • Receiving Academic Credit Abroad
  • Billing and Financial Aid
  • Accessing Money Abroad
  • Budgeting
  • Visas & Immigration
  • Cell Phones & Communication Abroad
  • Medications & Insurance
  • Health & Safety
  • Adjusting to your Host Country
  • If you cannot attend this session, please email martera@wfu.edu to discuss your options. 

    Study Abroad Pre-Departure Orientation: NYU Florence Program

    04/13/2017 - 5:00 PM

    All students must attend one of the Pre-departure Orientations offered prior to going abroad.

    Join the Center for Global Programs & Studies and Alejandro Marti, Assistant Director at NYU's Office of Global Programs, for your mandatory Study Abroad Pre-departure Orientation.

    Pre-Departure Orientations will cover the following topics:
  • Receiving Academic Credit Abroad
  • Billing and Financial Aid
  • Accessing Money Abroad
  • Budgeting
  • Visas & Immigration
  • Cell Phones & Communication Abroad
  • Medications & Insurance
  • Health & Safety
  • Adjusting to your Host Country
  • If you cannot attend this session, please email martera@wfu.edu to discuss your options. 

    Study Abroad Pre-Departure Orientation: IFSA-Butler Australia & New Zealand Programs

    04/13/2017 - 5:00 PM

    All students must attend one of the Pre-departure Orientations offered prior to going abroad. 

    Join the Center for Global Programs & Studies and Aaron Yerkes, IFSA-Butler Interim Vice President of Institutional Relations, for your mandatory Study Abroad Pre-departure Orientation.

    Pre-Departure Orientations will cover the following topics:
  • Receiving Academic Credit Abroad
  • Billing and Financial Aid
  • Accessing Money Abroad
  • Budgeting
  • Visas & Immigration
  • Cell Phones & Communication Abroad
  • Medications & Insurance
  • Health & Safety
  • Adjusting to your Host Country
  • If you cannot attend this session, please email martera@wfu.edu to discuss your options. 

    All Program Pre-Departure Orientation

    04/19/2017 - 5:00 PM

    All students must attend one of the Pre-departure Orientations offered prior to going abroad.

    Join the Center for Global Programs & Studies and WFU Global Abroad Ambassadors for your mandatory Study Abroad Pre-departure Orientation.
    Pre-Departure Orientations will cover the following topics:
  • Receiving Academic Credit Abroad
  • Billing and Financial Aid
  • Accessing Money Abroad
  • Budgeting
  • Visas & Immigration
  • Cell Phones & Communication Abroad
  • Medications & Insurance
  • Health & Safety
  • Adjusting to your Host Country
  • If you cannot attend this session, please email martera@wfu.edu to discuss your options. 

    All Program Pre-Departure Orientation

    04/20/2017 - 5:00 PM

    All students must attend one of the Pre-departure Orientations offered prior to going abroad.

     

    Join the Center for Global Programs & Studies and WFU Global Abroad Ambassadors for your mandatory Study Abroad Pre-departure Orientation.
    Pre-Departure Orientations will cover the following topics:
  • Receiving Academic Credit Abroad
  • Billing and Financial Aid
  • Accessing Money Abroad
  • Budgeting
  • Visas & Immigration
  • Cell Phones & Communication Abroad
  • Medications & Insurance
  • Health & Safety
  • Adjusting to your Host Country
  • If you cannot attend this session, please email dunnmb0@wfu.edu to discuss your options. 

    Study Abroad Pre-Departure Series: Cooking Lesson

    04/25/2017 - 5:00 PM

    Studying abroad without a meal plan? Take a cooking lesson with Global Programs and Studies

    Session will include:

  • Tips for shopping at international stores and markets
  • Cookbook with a variety of student-friendly recipes
  • Cooking demonstration with GPS staff
  • Sample tasting of all recipes demonstrated
  • Space is limited. 

    Lesson is for students intending to study abroad Fall 2017.