Valparaiso University

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Apply to study abroad in Africa, Asia, Europe or Latin America! Click on the "Getting Started" section of our website to learn more about the programs, application process and available courses. Scholarships and financial aid apply!

To learn more, please visit: http://www.valpo.edu/studyabroad/

Important Dates and Deadlines

For Spring Enrollment: October 1
For Fall Enrollment: February 15*

*some programs have early acceptance deadlines, check each program for specific deadlines

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06/07/2013 An Experience Of A Lifetime Central College Abroad: Paris - Multiple

"I learned that I can successfully find my way around a big city. My French improved so much, and I learned a lot about myself overall. It was such an amazing semester, and I wish I could do it all over again."

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08/02/2012 Better Than I Ever Imagined IFSA-Butler: Dunedin - University of Otago

"As cheesy and cliche as this sounds, you really learn a ton about yourself and what you really want. My life and career goals are clearer than they have ever been before. Though no one really thinks of NZ as the foreign country to travel to since it doesn't have the same pedigree as European countries, you still gain a global ..."

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07/19/2012 La Rochelle La Rochelle Business School: La Rochelle - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"Learned a lot about dealing with all sorts of people and a lot about myself. "

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07/05/2012 An Incredible Experience That I Would Recommend Every College Student To Try. Valparaiso University: Cambridge - Valparaiso University Study Center

"I gained so much cultural experience. I lived in England so I experienced that culture directly for an extended time. I also traveled to about 9 different countries, so I experienced all of those cultures. I learned a lot about myself and who I am as a person as I became independent by living abroad for 5 months. "

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07/05/2012 Immersed In The French Culture Central College Abroad: Paris - Multiple

"More language skills and learning to be really independent. It was definitely worthwhile."

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06/20/2012 Amazing University of Zaragoza: Zaragoza - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"yes, my language skills greatly increased "

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06/20/2012 I Had A Great Experience Studying In England! Valparaiso University: Cambridge - Valparaiso University Study Center

"I learned about the English culture, and I learned about other European cultures. The experience also taught me a lot about myself and my abilities, and it was definitely worthwhile. "

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06/08/2012 The Best Semester Of College! Valparaiso University: Cambridge - Valparaiso University Study Center

"I gained a lot of insight into local cultures and the ability to travel by myself. It was great to have a semester with completely different expectations and goals; it was similar to getting a break from normal life. Was it worthwhile? Absolutely."

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06/06/2012 A Gentle Introduction To Africa: Namibia Aka "Baby Africa" CGE (Augsburg College): Windhoek, Namibia - Nation-Building, Globalization, and Decolonizing the Mind (Fall and Spring)

"to share what I have with those who are in need, even if I do not have a lot. Sharing benefits everybody"

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06/06/2012 Cambride: Friends, Cider, And Adventure Valparaiso University: Cambridge - Valparaiso University Study Center

"I gained the ability to be more adaptable because things will go wrong but that doesn't mean that you won't get a meaningful experience out of it. I learned that there are many more good and trustworthy people out there in the world than there are bad. "

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06/06/2012 Wouldn't Change It For The World. Valparaiso University: Reutlingen - Hochschule Reutlingen

"I have a new found appreciation for international students and their travels here. It was absolutely worthwhile, I have a new confidence with tackling things as well. "

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06/06/2012 Paris : Broadening My Perspective On The World Boston University: Paris - Internship Program

"DEFINITELY worth while. I learned a lot about French and American culture and ways in which they clash. I learned how to travel on my own and be independent. I learned what it's like to be the 'foreigner' and what it really takes to become fluent in a language. I gained a larger perspective on the world. There's so much more tha..."

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06/06/2012 Best Experience Ever Valparaiso University: Cambridge - Valparaiso University Study Center

"I gained a better understanding of so many different cultures and even a better understanding of mysef and who I am as a person. It was definitely worthwhile!"

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05/28/2012 An Unforgettable Experience!! Valparaiso University: Reutlingen - Hochschule Reutlingen

"I learned so much about other cultures and learned a lot about myself and how I interact with people. I definitely became a lot more independent and responsible throughout the semester. Definitely worthwhile!!"

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05/27/2012 Experience Of A Life Time Valparaiso University: Reutlingen - Hochschule Reutlingen

"I gained so many things from my experiences. It was definitely worthwhile and then some. I learned more about the culture in both Germany and the US. I have learned to give more respect to the international students that come to the US. I have gain more confidence in myself. I have learned about different European cultures."

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05/27/2012 Vacation Université de Cergy-Pontoise: Cergy-Pontoise - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"I learned a lot about the culture, and the way of life. It was definitely worthwhile "

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05/24/2012 Best Time Of My Life! Valparaiso University: Cambridge - Valparaiso University Study Center

"I learned more life lessons and traveling knowledge while abroad. It was very worthwhile!"

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05/24/2012 A Semester Abroad Valparaiso University: Reutlingen - Hochschule Reutlingen

"Yes it was worthwhile"

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05/23/2012 Life Changing ISA in partnership with GlobaLinks: Brisbane, Australia

"I learned that most people are not different from myself, but learning how other people think has helped me further understand myself. I learned that studying is very important as is the positives that come along with time management. This experience has taught me so much and I really want to set aside accounts so that my nieces..."

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05/22/2012 Excellent. University of Zaragoza: Zaragoza - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"It was definitely worthwhile. I didn't gain a lot of tangible things from this trip. It was more how it grew me as a person and how it made me so much more confident. "

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05/22/2012 Amazing Valparaiso University: Cambridge - Valparaiso University Study Center

"Learned how to travel on my own as well as adjusting to a new city/ country. "

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02/20/2012 Granada, Spain: Go! Central College Abroad: Granada - University of Granada

"I became fluent in Spanish from being forced to speak it all of the time. In addition, I experienced a ton of different cultural experiences and met some incredible people. I miss it everyday and want to go back ASAP. "

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01/20/2012 Granada: An Incredible And Life Changing Experience Central College Abroad: Granada - University of Granada

"To say that my experience was worthwhile is an extreme understatement. I learned so much about the world and I learned how to be independent as well. There is no way I could ever get this experience elsewhere."

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01/20/2012 Paris City Of Americans Boston University: Paris - Internship Program

"Confidence"

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