Study Abroad

Enrich your education with a study abroad experience

Get the most out of your degree―explore the world and experience new traditions, societies, and cultures in a way you have never imagined. Studying abroad is a great way to build on your academic experiences as a student. You’ll discover fascinating places, meet extraordinary people, gain new perspectives, grow professionally, and develop life skills that can give you an edge with employers.

You have many options for study abroad. More than 250 programs. 17 languages, including English. 52 countries. Lengths ranging from a few days to an academic year. You can even participate in service learning abroad.

Where can you study abroad?

IU Indianapolis offers many short-term programs and some longer programs, typically taught over the summer and spring break by IUI faculty. There are important steps you must complete before you apply. If you have questions or need help choosing a program, contact the Study Abroad Office.

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Apply for a scholarship now, travel later

IU Indianapolis undergraduate students can apply for a study abroad scholarship and later identify where they want to study. As a degree-seeking undergraduate student within your first year at IU Indianapolis, IU Columbus, or IU Fort Wayne, you may be eligible for the Study Abroad Planning Scholarship of $3,000. Applicants to the scholarships do not need to have already identified a program. This is an opportunity to explore all international options.

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