Study abroad

Whether you’re exploring the marine ecology of Australia, delving into art and history in France, or using the temples and tombs of ancient Greece as a living laboratory, you’ll likely find that overseas studies will be one of your most memorable college experiences.

  • Nearly 60% of Union students go on terms or mini-terms abroad, one of the highest percentages among U.S. liberal arts colleges.
  • Union offers more than 40 programs in 29 countries, from Argentina to Vietnam, including 24 full terms abroad and numerous three-week mini-terms.
  • In addition to traditional course work, there are opportunities for language immersion, research, internships and community service.
  • Roughly 80% of programs are led by Union faculty, so students enjoy a global experience that’s uniquely personal.
  • Non-Union, independent study and exchange programs are also offered.
  • With the exception of work-study, 100% of the financial aid a student receives on campus applies to full terms abroad.
  • In some instances, students may be eligible for scholarships for term abroad programs.

Whether you’re exploring the marine ecology of Australia, delving into art and history in France, or using the temples and tombs of ancient Greece as a living laboratory, you’ll likely find that overseas studies will be one of your most memorable college experiences.

  • Nearly 60% of Union students go on terms or mini-terms abroad, one of the highest percentages among U.S. liberal arts colleges.
  • Union offers more than 40 programs in 29 countries, from Argentina to Vietnam, including 24 full terms abroad and numerous three-week mini-terms.
  • In addition to traditional course work, there are opportunities for language immersion, research, internships and community service.
  • Roughly 80% of programs are led by Union faculty, so students enjoy a global experience that’s uniquely personal.
  • Non-Union, independent study and exchange programs are also offered.
  • With the exception of work-study, 100% of the financial aid a student receives on campus applies to full terms abroad.
  • In some instances, students may be eligible for scholarships for term abroad programs.

Union in Pictures: Study abroad

Photos of students on various study abroad programs