General Questions

There are many reasons to study abroad! Regardless of why or where you go, we can guarantee it will be an experience you’ll never forget. Some of the many benefits to study abroad are:

  • Develop Global Competency
  • Build Your Resume
  • Improve Career Prospects
  • Gain Independence
  • Challenge Yourself
  • Learn Beyond the Classroom

As long as you plan ahead, of course! Make sure to talk with your academic advisor early in your academic career. With the proper preparation, studying abroad can keep you on track to graduate the same as a semester at UConn.

There are many opportunities to study abroad in English speaking countries, or in other countries with courses taught in English. Search our programs to find one that’s right for you.

As long as you can fit another program into your academic plan, you can easily go abroad more than once. Make sure to talk to your Academic Advisor and an Education Abroad Advisor to ensure another trip abroad will be beneficial.