Every study abroad adventure is a one-of-a-kind experience, and that starts at the beginning.

Your path to study abroad will depend on factors such as where you go to school, what you’re studying, and whether or not your school's financial aid transfers to your program.

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How to Study Abroad

Use these steps as a guideline for how to study abroad.

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Search and Compare Programs
Check out our 130+ study abroad and internship programs, and compare details like housing, cost, and more.
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Dive Into Course Syllabi
In the Academics section of your programs of interest, you'll find courses. Use the course syllabi to ensure your program fits with your academic path.
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Follow the Student Blogs
No one knows the IES Abroad experience better than the students. See what our current Correspondents are up to as they blog their experience.
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Talk to a Past Program Participant
From housing to budgeting, recent students volunteer to share their experiences and advice. Contact an Ambassador today!
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