There's a reason University of Michigan is among the 275 U.S. colleges and universities that partner with IES Abroad. 

You might hear that it's our 70+ years of study abroad expertise. Or that we've been named Top Study Abroad Organization two years in a row based on student reviews. Or even that we offer 130+ programs in 30 locations around the world and millions of dollars in scholarships and aid. All of which would be true. But there's one thing that shines through everything we do, and that's our unwavering commitment to you. 

At IES Abroad, everything we do is about our students—from one-on-one predeparture advising to programming that is designed with your academic and personal goals in mind. Plus, as a University of Michigan student, you're automatically eligible for our $2,000 Public University Grant and can apply for additional scholarships and aid. 

As a not-for-profit study abroad and internship provider, you are our bottom line. Your success is our success. And in today’s world, that’s a pretty extraordinary thing. Discover more about what sets us apart, and start your adventure today.

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Study Abroad & Internship Programs

Studying abroad with IES Abroad is more than going from here to there. It’s an exhilarating challenge of academic and cultural immersion, plus a whole lot of fun. University of Michigan approves many of our programs, so check with your study abroad office to confirm which ones.

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What's Included

There's more to study abroad than just getting on a plane. That's why we have a dedicated staff in the United States and around the world to make sure your housing, insurance, course registration, and more are taken care of.

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Scholarships & Aid

As a University of Michigan student, you automatically receive a $2,000 Public University Grant for a semester IES Abroad program. Learn more about other scholarships and aid you may be eligible for.

Contact Your IES Abroad Representative

Because every campus is different, your representative knows the policies and procedures at University of Michigan, and will provide assistance based on your individual, unique needs.  

Curious about a specific program? Have questions about the application? Don't hesitate to reach out! 

Once you apply to a program, your representative will connect you with your personal advisor who can assist with all things predeparture: understanding your visa process, preregistering for classes, learning about your housing options, and more. 

Starting now until you return home, we're here to support you every step of the way. 

“Studying abroad introduced me to brand new cultures, very different from my own, and allowed me to experience and be a part of these cultures in a way that I could never have understood in a classroom, broadening my world view.”
Erica G. • University of Michigan • Cape Town

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