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Study Abroad

See the world and experience college study in another country! With programs in 21 countries in all parts of the globe, most offered in English,  Utica College is your passport to study abroad opportunities, broadening your horizons and preparing you to take your place in the 21st century global marketplace.

Note: For students outside of the United States seeking study abroad opportunities at Utica College, please visit our Inbound Study Abroad page:

Inbound Study Abroad

Opportunities for Current Students

Eligibility

Study Abroad is open to all sophomore, junior, and senior students in good academic standing with a GPA of 2.5 or higher, regardless of major. While some majors may be highly structured and more restrictive, study abroad is still possible with early planning.

Student can choose to study during the fall or spring semester of the academic year or over the summer and may enroll in courses that fulfill their general education core, major, minor, or elective credits. Disciplinary history will also be checked and considered when reviewing their application.

Study abroad during the final, graduation semester is discouraged, but may be possible under certain circumstances.

Students participating in an approved Utica College program will retain any financial aid and awards. UC students studying abroad will be registered for 12 credits of FST380/490 during their time abroad and upon their return to campus and presentation of their transcript, their record will be updated to reflect the specific courses, grades and credits earned while abroad.

The Office of International Education will assist students in finalizing admission for the exchange or affiliated program of their choice and students will also meet with their Academic Advisor or Success Coach for assistance and approval in selecting classes to be taken while abroad.

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(Note: UC login required. Application deadlines are March 1 for Summer and Fall; October 1 for Spring.)

Programs

Aberystwyth University - Wales, United Kingdom

Explore Aberystwyth University programs. 


Abo Akademi University - Finland

Explore Abo Akademi's programs.


American University in Cairo - Egypt

Explore AUC's programs.


Australia Catholic University (ACU)
Campuses in Brisbane, Melville, and Sydney

Explore ACU's programs.


Florence University of the Arts, Italy

Explore FUA's Programs


IAU - Aix en Provence, France and Barcelona, Spain

Explore IAU in Aix en Provence

Explore IAU in Barcelona


Jagiellonian University- Krakow, Poland

Explore Jagiellonian University's programs.


Kansai Gaidai University - Hirakata, Japan

Explore Kansai Gaidai University's Asian Studies Program.


Lingnan University - Hong Kong, China

Explore Lingnan University's programs.


Strathclyde University - Glasgow, Scotland

Explore the University of Strathclyde's exchange programs.


Ulster University - Belfast & 3 other cities, Northern Ireland

Explore Ulster's exchange programs.


Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas (UPC) - Lima, Peru

All courses are taught in Spanish.

Explore UPC's exchange programs.


Universidad Loyola Andalucía, Cordoba & Sevilla, Spain
 
Explore Loyola's exchange programs.


University College Dublin, Ireland

Explore UCD's study abroad programs.


Universidad de Montevideo - Uruguay

Explore Montevideo's Exchange Programs.


University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand

Explore University of Otago.


CIS Abroad - Multiple Countries

AFRICA
EGYPT

American University in Cairo - Cairo
SOUTH AFRICA

Stellenbosch University - Cape Town (CIS)
 
ASIA
HONG KONG

Lingnan University - Tuen Mun
Lingnan University delivers a liberal arts education and cultural experience that opens up minds and encourages new vision. At Lingnan special attention is given to campus life. Many activities revolve around hostel (residential) life, including sports, cultural and academic pursuits. Exchange students share a room with a local roommate. Student activities are a core part of life at Lingnan with a range of sports facilities including an Olympic sized swimming pool. Gathering points for the numerous societies and clubs that thrive at the university such as Chinese and Western food outlets and courtyard gardens and pavilions.

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JAPAN

Kansai Gaidai University - Hira-Kata
Located in Hirakata, a city of over 400,000 in central Japan, Kansai Gaidai’s campus is in the commercial and cultural heart of Japan. Kansai Gaidai is a private, non-profit, coeducational institution accredited by the Japanese Ministry of Education. Its Asian Studies Program is specifically designed for international students, with programs for one semester or one academic year. Over 400 international students from affiliate schools around the world participate in this program every year. The university offers many courses taught in English, including: history, culture, management, and political science, among others. A Japanese language course is required as part of your program of study.

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SOUTH KOREA

Sogang University - Seoul (CIS)
 
THAILAND

Mahidol University - Pathom (CIS)
 
VIETNAM

RMIT University Saigon South Campus - Ho Chi Minh (CIS)
CENTRAL / SOUTH AMERICA
ARGENTINA

Universidad de Belgrano - Buenos Aires (CIS)
COSTA RICA

Universidad de Veritas - San Jose (CIS)
 
ECUADOR

Universidad Internacional del Ecuador - Quito (CIS)
 
PERU

Universidad San Ignacio de Loyola - Cusco (CIS)

Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas (UPC) - Lima (In Spanish)
The Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas (UPC) is located in the capital city of Lima, on the west coast of Peru. Heir to ancient cultures and a rich colonial tradition, Peru is a magical spot which is a melting pot of different cultures. This makes it an excellent starting point from which to begin your exploration of a land that, by anyone’s standards, is truly fascinating.

The Study Abroad Program at UPC gives foreign students the chance to learn and develop skills in the Spanish language while immersing themselves in Peruvian and Latin American culture. With four campuses around Lima, a wide variety of courses are offered, as well as a fantastic selection of campus life activities and sports facilities.

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URUGUAY

Universidad de Montevideo-Montevideo
EUROPE
CZECH REPUBLIC

Charles University- Prague (CIS)

University of Economics - Prague (CIS)
FINLAND

Abo Akademi - Turku and Vasa

Abo Akademi University, with a student population of more than 20,000, is located in one of Finland’s major urban centers. Abo is the only university serving the interests of the Swedish-speaking people of Finland. The Abo curriculum of offers many courses taught in English including: history, business, international studies, and languages, among others.

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FRANCE

Institute of American Universities - Aix en Provence
International Relations, and the Marchutz School of Fine Arts. While the city offers access to traditional French culture in an intimate setting, it still maintains the charm and elegance of a large metropolis. The quaint town is known for its beloved painter, Paul Cézanne, who painted the surrounding rolling landscape. Local excursions during both semester and summer programs provide students with an enhanced awareness of Provençal culture while giving them a unique and unparalleled French experience. French majors have the opportunity to experience the French Honors Program, which gives them a comprehensive language and cultural immersion program.

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GREECE

Hellenic American University - Athens (CIS)
 
IRELAND

University College Dublin - Dublin

University College Dublin (UCD) is Ireland's University of first choice, leading in first-preference applications in Ireland year after year; as well as being the university of first choice for international students coming to Ireland. Ranked in the top 1% of universities in the world, UCD is Ireland's most globally engaged university with over 30,000 students from 120 different countries.

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University of Limerick - Limerick (CIS)
 
ITALY

Florence University of the Arts (FUA) - Florence

Florence University of the Arts is a leading institution in the private educational sector of Italy. FUA addresses education on a global scale thanks to an internationalized approach that also accounts for the impact of local and community perspectives during a course of study. Students seeking study abroad experiences have access to the many departments at FUA. An exceptionally broad and stimulating curriculum is available through diverse areas of studies and academic disciplines. In addition to academics, studying abroad with FUA features several experiential components such as educational field-trips, getting involved in the local culture through community service and volunteer opportunities, and extracurricular activities. Studying abroad at FUA is characterized by the institution’s efforts in cultural integration. The institution’s position places FUA in direct contact with the city’s culture, movements, and events.

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The American University of Rome - Rome (CIS)

The Umbra Institute - Perugia (CIS)

Sant'Anna Institute - Sorrento (CIS)
 
POLAND

Jagiellonian University - Krakow 

Founded in 1364, Jagiellonian University is the oldest Polish institution of higher education, and the second oldest university in Central Europe. Highly esteemed and respected, the University is a symbol of the Polish nation and academia, an institution whose history has been bound with the history of Krakow and Poland for more than 650 years. Today, the university combines tradition with modernity, pursuing novel research areas and maintaining excellence in education and research, which results in its leading position among Polish higher education institutions.

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SPAIN

Institute for American Universities - Barcelona

Barcelona allows students to experience the culture of Catalunya along the Mediterranean Sea. The mild climate, famed cuisine and breathtaking arts give the Mediterranean region a distinct feel, unique from anywhere else in the world. There’s no better way to improve one’s knowledge of the Spanish language and its customs than by interacting with the local community. Students in Barcelona will have the opportunity to practice their language skills in the classroom and also with native Spanish speakers through language exchange programs and cultural events. Over the course of their time abroad, students can expect to participate in field study trips associated with specific classes, study tours, and day trips, as well as cultural activities like Catalan cooking courses, Flamenco classes and cava tastings. A city tour of Barcelona and its architecture as well as visits to local markets and enterprises round out the experience.

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Universidad Loyola Andalucía - Cordoba and Seville

At Universidad Loyola Andalucía you will have the opportunity to live a new experience in a welcoming atmosphere, with excellent faculty staff, English courses and many other international activities. Moreover, you will not only have a dedicated staff at your disposal to assist you with the visa application and accommodation, but also a group of Loyola students who will be willing to meet you and help you getting started at our university.

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Universidad Nebrija - Madrid (CIS)

 
UNITED KINGDOM

University of Ulster - Belfast, Coleraine, Jordanstown, Magee - Northern Ireland

University of Strathclyde - Glasgow - Scotland

Founded in 1796, The University of Strathclyde has a rich history of teaching and innovation. Known as "a place of useful learning," Strathclyde has the third largest international student population in Scotland. As a leading international technological university with a reputation for delivering academic excellence with impact, Strathclyde is a 5-star QS rated University, with the distinction of being one of Europe's only triple accredited business school (AACSB, AMBA, & EQUIS). Recent accolades include:
 
  • 14 subjects featured in the world's top 200.
  • Number 1 in the UK in seven subjects.
  • Top 10 in UK for 16 subjects.
  • Business School of the Year by Times Higher Education.
  • Seven Times Higher Education awards in seven years, including UK University of the Year.

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The University of Stirling - Stirling (CIS) - Scotland

Edinburgh Napier University - Edinburgh (CIS) - Scotland

University of Aberystwyth - Aberystwyth - Wales

Aberystwyth was found in 1872 and is the oldest university in Wales. Nestled between the mountains and sea, the town is a busy, thriving cosmopolitan student hub. Among its many awards and recognitions, Aberystwyth University is a top 5 UK university and best in Wales for student satisfaction. Aberystwyth provides students with the perfect balance of receiving high quality education and superb student life activities.

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OCEANIA
AUSTRALIA

Australian Catholic University (ACU) - Brisbane and Melbourne

Australian Catholic University (ACU) is a publicly funded, world ranked university in Australia, with six campuses around the country! With friendly campuses and outstanding student support services, it's easy to see why ACU is one of the fastest growing universities in Australia. Students will find a place to learn while enjoying the strong community atmosphere on campus, as well as experiencing Australian life in both an academic and social setting.

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La Trobe University - Melbourne (CIS)

University of New Castle - New Castle (CIS)

Macquarie University - Sydney (CIS)
 
NEW ZEALAND

University of Otago - Dunedin

Established in 1869 in the city of Dunedin, Otago is New Zealand's first university and is ranked in the top 3% of universities in the world. The university has grown with the city, and today education is the main focus of the city; 22,000 of the 120,000 residents are students at Otago. Dunedin is Australasia's only true student city, and provides an unmatched residential campus life, where you can live in the neighborhoods with local students and have a true "kiwi" student experience. Otago’s extremely beautiful campus is within 10 minutes' walk of Dunedin’s vibrant city center. Dunedin is also on the doorstep many of New Zealand's famed natural environments, from golden sand beaches complete with penguin residents, to vineyards, towering alpine peaks, impressive fjords, and glaciers tumbling through pristine sub-tropical rainforest. The south of the South Island is sure to hold great appeal for the adventure seeking study abroad student.

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Utica College offers a selection of faculty-led study abroad programs focused on specific disciplines. These are short-term  (typically 2 to 4 weeks) group experiences accompanied by one or more faculty members. 

Anthropology in Albania

Spanish Immersion in Ecuador

Occupational Therapy in the Domincan Republic

To apply for one of these experiences, use the form below:

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