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IES Abroad is proud to partner with more than 250 prestigious U.S. colleges and universities, nearly 100 distinguished international institutions, and top organizations from the study abroad field. See who we're proud to call our partners.

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Member Schools
Austin College
Babson College
Barnard College - Columbia University
Bates College
Bentley University
Bowdoin College
Brandeis University
Brown University
Bucknell University
Carnegie Mellon University
Catholic University of America
Claremont McKenna College
College of Wooster, The
Connecticut College
Cornell University
Denison University
DePauw University
Elmhurst College
Emory University
Franklin & Marshall College
George Washington University, The
Gettysburg College
Grinnell College
Gustavus Adolphus College
Haverford College
Hope College
Howard University
Illinois Wesleyan University
Indiana University
Ithaca College
Kenyon College
Lafayette College
Lawrence University
Lehigh University
Loyola University Chicago
Millikin University
Morehouse College
Muhlenberg College
Northwestern University
Occidental College
Pacific Lutheran University
Penn State University
Pomona College
Providence College
Purdue University
Rice University
Santa Clara University
Scripps College
Sewanee - The University of the South
Simmons University
Skidmore College
Southern Methodist University
Southwestern University
Spelman College
Texas Christian University
Trinity University
Tulane University of Louisiana
University of California - San Diego
University of Denver
University of Illinois at Chicago
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
University of Iowa
University of Michigan - Ann Arbor
University of Michigan-Ross School
University of Minnesota
University of Missouri - Columbia
University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill
University of Pittsburgh
University of Portland
University of Puget Sound
University of Redlands
University of Richmond
University of Rochester
University of St. Thomas (MN)
University of Tennessee - Knoxville
University of Texas - Austin
University of the Pacific
University of Tulsa
University of Vermont
University of Virginia
Vanderbilt University
Villanova University
Wake Forest University
Washington and Lee University
Washington University in St. Louis
Whitman College
Williams College
Wittenberg University
Wofford College
Yale University
Associate Member Schools
Albion College
Alma College
American University
Amherst College
Auburn University
Augsburg University
Augustana College - Rock Island IL
Beloit College
Bennington College
Berea College
Bloomsburg University of PA
Boston College
Bowling Green State University
Bradley University
Bryant University
Bryn Mawr College
California Lutheran University
Carleton College
Case Western Reserve University
Central Michigan University
Claflin University
Clark Atlanta University
Clark University
Clemson University
Coastal Carolina University
Colby College
Colgate University
College of Charleston
College of the Holy Cross
College of William & Mary, The
Colorado College
Columbia University - CC and SEAS
Columbia University - General Studies
CUNY - John Jay College
Davidson College
Dickinson College
Dominican University
Drake University
Drew University
Duquesne University
Florida A&M University
Fordham University
Framingham State University
Franklin W. Olin College
Georgetown University
Grove City College
Hamilton College
Hamline University
Hampden-Sydney College
Hampton University
Harvard University
Harvey Mudd College
Hobart and William Smith Colleges
Hofstra University
International Christian University
James Madison University
Johns Hopkins University
Knox College
Lake Forest College
Lewis and Clark College
Luther College
Lynn University
Macalester College
Manhattan College
Manhattanville College
Marietta College
Marist College
Maryland Institute College of Art
Marymount University
Mcdaniel College
Meredith College
Miami University
Michigan State University
Millsaps College
Mount Holyoke College
North Carolina A&T State University
North Carolina State University
North Dakota State University
Northeastern University
Oberlin College
Ohio State University, The
Ohio Wesleyan University
Pitzer College
Prairie View A&M University
Princeton University
Randolph College
Rhodes College
Rochester Institute of Technology
Russell Sage College
Rutgers State University - All Campuses
Saint Anselm College
Saint Joseph's University
Saint Louis University
Sarah Lawrence College
Seattle University
Smith College
St. Catherine University
St. Edward's University
St. Olaf College
State University of NY Environ/Forestry
Stephens College
Stetson University
Stonehill College
Susquehanna University
Swarthmore College
Temple University
Texas Lutheran University
Texas Tech University
The New School - Eugene Lang
The New School - Parsons
The New School - Performing Arts
The New School - Public Engagement
Transylvania University
Trinity College (CT)
Tufts University
Tuskegee University
United States Naval Academy
University of California - Berkeley
University of California - Davis
University of California - Irvine
University of California - Merced
University of California-Riverside
University of Colorado - Boulder
University Of Colorado-Colorado Springs
University of Connecticut
University of Evansville
University of Florida
University of Georgia
University of Kentucky
University of Louisville
University of Maine-Orono
University of Mary Washington
University of Maryland - College Park
University of Massachusetts - Amherst
University of Miami
University of Mississippi
University of Nebraska - Lincoln
University of Nebraska-Kearney
University of Nebraska-Omaha
University of New Hampshire
University of New Hampshire - Manchester
University of North Florida
University of North Texas
University of Notre Dame
University of Pennsylvania
University of San Diego
University of San Francisco
University of South Carolina
University of Southern California
University Of Tampa
University of Washington
University of Wisconsin - Madison
University of Wisconsin Sch of Business
Valparaiso University
Vassar College
Virginia Military Institute
Virginia Tech
Wabash College
Wagner College
Washington State University
Washington State University-Vancouver
Wellesley College
Wells College
Wesleyan College
Wesleyan University
Western Michigan University
Westminster College (MO)
Westmont College
Wheaton College (MA)
Whittier College
Whitworth University
Willamette University
William Jewell College
Winthrop University Honors Program
Xavier University (LA)
Xavier University (OH)

Partner Organizations

IES Abroad’s partnerships with the organizations below are part of our ongoing leadership in the study abroad and internship fields.

AACUPI: Association of American College and University Programs in Italy


AACUPI is the largest single voice in a position to represent North American institutions of higher learning before both Italian and United States and Canadian governmental entities.

APUAF: Association of American University Programs in France


APUAF is clearinghouse of information for and about U.S. programs in France. It aims to provide a forum and support network for directors and staff of U.S. programs in France, to foster collaboration by pooling resources and encouraging joint projects among members as well as with French partner institutions.

APUNE: Asociación de Programas Universitarios Norteamericanos en España


Founded in 1968 by a group of resident directors of North American programs in Spain, APUNE is a cultural, non-profit organization which services American study abroad programs. It was established as a support system to deal with issues concerning study abroad.

Delta Sigma Pi


Founded in 1907, Delta Sigma Pi is a co-ed, national business fraternity with a strong focus on career development and professional networking. With collegiate chapters on 293 campuses throughout North America, Delta Sigma Pi has more than 12,000 current members and 265,000 alumni.

Diversity Abroad


Diversity Abroad is an educational organization whose mission is to ensure that students from diverse economic, educational, ethnic, and social backgrounds are aware, have equal access to, and can take advantage of the benefits and opportunities afforded through global education exchanges.

Elite Intern


Elite Intern is a Hong Kong-based international internship program manager with additional operations in Shanghai. Elite Intern’s extensive professional network makes it possible for IES Internships participants to intern full-time in Hong Kong across approximately 30 industries.

The Forum on Education Abroad


A non-profit charitable organization founded in 2001, the Forum on Education Abroad improves education abroad programs to benefit the students who participate in them. The Forum is achieving this goal by establishing standards of good practice, improving study abroad curricula, and promoting data collection and outcomes assessment, all to advocate for high quality education abroad programs.

Global Access Pipeline (GAP)


The Global Access Pipeline (GAP) project is a consortium that provides a "pipeline" for the underrepresented to achieve leadership positions in international affairs across governmental, non-profit and private sectors in the United States.

Global Leadership League


The League is dedicated to advancing women’s leadership skills, knowledge, and connection in the study abroad field. The League is focused on both content and delivery methods as innovative means to engage and empower women leaders.

HACU: Hispanic Association of Colleges & Universities


An association of nearly 450 colleges and universities, HACU is committed to the higher education success of Hispanic students in the US and abroad.

IERC Education Foundation


Founded in 2009, the International Educational Resource Center Education Foundation (IERCEF) is the only public, nonprofit dedicated to balancing U.S. study abroad participation rates and the marketplace outcomes of underserved students attending 1,254 Minority-Serving Institutions.

IIE's Generation Study Abroad


This initiative is aimed at doubling the number of U.S. students studying abroad over the next five years. The overall goal is to achieve an annual study abroad total of 600,000 students by the end of the decade. As part of this partnership, IES Abroad will intensify efforts to provide greater access to study abroad and international internship opportunities for more U.S. undergraduate students, including first generation and other underrepresented students through on-campus engagement, parent engagement, scholarships, and social media.

Middlebury Interactive Languages


Founded in 2008, the Language Academy provides four-week, residential programs in the US and abroad for 8th-12th grade students who are passionate about learning Spanish, French, Chinese, German or Arabic. The Academy utilizes principles of the immersion pedagogy and teaching methodology developed and refined over the past 100 years at Middlebury College's renowned Language Schools.

NAFSA: Association of International Educators


NAFSA is a member organization promoting international education and providing professional development opportunities to the field. Hundreds of NAFSA members volunteer to serve the Association and thousands advocate for international education.

International Partners

Our international partner universities include many of the world’s most prestigious institutions, regarded for scholastic achievement, excellence in research, or specialized programs of study.

*AACSB & EQUIS Accredited

**AACSB Accredited


Buenos Aires

Universidad de Buenos Aires

Universidad Torcuato di Tella

Universidad Católica Argentina, UCA



Macquarie University

University of New South Wales*

University of Sydney*



Fudan University

Shanghai Jiao Tong University



Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile*

Universidad de Chile**



Pontificia Universidad Católica de Ecuador

Universidad San Francisco de Quito

Facultad Latinoamericana de Ciencias Sociales



Courtauld Institute of Art

City, University of London*

Queen Mary, University of London

SOAS, University of London

The Slade School of Fine Art, University College London

University College London


St. Catherine’s College, University of Oxford*



Audencia Business School*

École des Beaux Arts de Nantes Sant-Nazaire

Université de Nantes


Polytech Nice Sophia

SKEMA Business School*

Université Nice Sophia Antipolis


École Normale de Musique de Paris/Alfred Cortot

Institut Catholique de Paris

Paris School of Business

La Villa Bastille

Paris Marais Dance School

Université de Paris - Sorbonne (Paris IV)



Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin


Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg

Hochschule für Kunst, Design und Populäre Musik

Pädagogische Hochschule



Dublin City University**

National Theatre School of Ireland - Gaiety School of Acting

Trinity College Dublin**

University College Dublin




Civica Scuola di Musica Claudio Abbado

Conservatorio Giuseppe Verdi

Istituto di Moda Burgo

Istituto Europeo di Design (IED)

Milano Classica Chamber Orchestra

Milano Fashion Institute

Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore

Università Commerciale Luigi Bocconi*

Università degli Studi di Milano - Bicocca


Accademia di Costume e Moda

Rome University of Fine Arts (RUFA)

Università degli Studi Roma Tre


Università degli Studi Siena



Nanzan University


Kanda University of International Studies



Université Mohammed V-Agdal



Conservatorium van Amsterdam

Universiteit van Amsterdam*

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam



University of Auckland*


University of Canterbury**



Universitat de Barcelona

Universitat de Vic

Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

Universitat Pompeu Fabra

Universitat Ramón Llull**


Universidad de Granada


Universidad Carlos III de Madrid**

Universidad Complutense de Madrid


Universidad de Salamanca

Universidad Pontificia de Salamanca


Cape Town

University of Cape Town*