4.7 - 88 Reviews

Global Education Oregon

http://geo.uoregon.edu/

Global Education Oregon is a program provider offering 27 abroad programs. Programs offered include Study Abroad and Internship abroad programs in 21 countries such as Germany, Spain, Italy, and China.

Introducing GEO (Global Education Oregon), the integration of AHA International, founded in 1957, and University of Oregon Study Abroad Programs.

With a team of seasoned, dedicated, and forward thinking professionals, GEO aspires to be a leading force in the development of a new approach to global learning, one that offers inspiring challenges and valuable rewards for all players and participants.

GEO currently offers more than 100 programs on five continents during the academic year and summer. At present, program length varies from two and a half to 19 weeks (including fall and spring semester, fall and spring quarter, January term, and summer options). Many of our programs take place in locations off the beaten path, maximizing cultural immersion and ensuring that students never feel like tourists. GEO programs span a wide range of models, including single location and multi-site opportunities, classroom and integrated excursion-based learning, and field schools. GEO designs programs that permit students to satisfy general education, major-specific, and elective credits. Placements in meaningful and mutually beneficial service learning projects and internships are also open to students from a wide variety of majors.

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OVERALL RATING 4.7
Based on 88 Reviews
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April 15, 2021
Past Review The Arctic Is Unforgettable. GEO: Svalbard - Study Abroad Programs in Svalbard

"I learned so much about the arctic, about post-Bachelor's education, about living in the arctic, and about how to take care of myself."

Middlebury College
Past Review Most Amazing Semester Of My Life GEO: Oviedo - Study Abroad Programs in Oviedo

"I learned so much about who I am as a person and what I want to do with my life. It was the best and most worthwhile semester I've e ver had. "

University of Northern Iowa
Past Review Paris Was Great, But Dijon Was Better GEO: Angers - Study Abroad Programs in Angers

"I learned a lot about French culture and how different things are abroad. There was a lot of history, and things to do. Definitely worthwhile. "

Stephen F. Austin State University
Past Review Life Changing GEO: Oviedo - Study Abroad Programs in Oviedo

"This program changed my life and allowed me to be the person I always wanted to be but was unable to be in the United States! "

University of Northern Iowa
Past Review A Wonderful Experience In London With Aha International. GEO: London -Study Abroad Programs in London

"It was totally worthwhile to be able to experience another culture for an extended period of time. I really enjoyed all the excursions and the freedom of traveling and learning from places, artifacts, and people."

Western Washington University
Past Review Positive GEO: Rosario - Study Abroad Programs in Rosario

"-change in perspective, new outlook on life"

Western Washington University
Past Review A Fresh Perspective GEO: Athens - Study Abroad Programs Athens

"It is truly amazing how much you learn from living overseas. Greece feels as much like home as Washington to me now. Although I saw three different countries in my three months overseas, the experience showed me that people are people no matter how far from home you are. The journey gave me new vigor for life and I am a very ..."

Western Washington University
Past Review Best Three Months Of My Life. GEO: Oviedo - Study Abroad Programs in Oviedo

"I grew a lot as a person and my goals became more clear to me. Defintely worthwhile. "

Western Washington University
Past Review If You Ever Wanted To See It, It's Probably Here GEO: London -Study Abroad Programs in London

"It was definitely worthwhile. Next time I would look for a program that placed us in a British university. I made valuble connections overseas and with my American peers and professors. Our professor's goal was for us to be able to see artwork/artifacts, and benefit from seeing it in person. We saw many things, and I do feel see..."

Western Washington University
Past Review Awesomesauce Adventures Abroad GEO: London -Study Abroad Programs in London

"My artistic skills improved exponentially just from the museum excursions and the opportunities to visit historic places in person. It was incredibly worthwhile and I will remember it always."

Western Washington University
Past Review Italy: How I Fell Head Over Heels For An Entire Country GEO: Siena - Study Abroad Programs in Siena

"It's changed me in more ways than I know. It's made me more culturally aware and has given me a deeper appreciation for the arts and art history. "

Carleton College
Past Review Great Program! GEO: Oviedo - Study Abroad Programs in Oviedo

"My study abroad experience in Oviedo was absolutely worthwhile. It was a great place to study. There aren't very many people who speak English in the city, minus the students, so you will learn and practice your language every time you step out of your door. Many of the professors are good and are willing to help you if you have..."

University of Oregon
Past Review Oviedo Is The Place To Be!!! GEO: Oviedo - Study Abroad Programs in Oviedo

"I originally was only going to study aboard for fall term and I just couldn't leave, so I extended my stay for the whole year."

University of Oregon
Past Review Oviedo: I Wish I Could Go Back! GEO: Oviedo - Study Abroad Programs in Oviedo

"It's as simple as this, I had no bad days in Spain. I loved the people who were in my group, I still hang out/Skype with people from my group and I plan on going back to Spain ASAP."

University of Oregon
Past Review Oviedo: A Place To Grow And Learn GEO: Oviedo - Study Abroad Programs in Oviedo

"Yes. Very worthwhile. I would go back in a heartbeat. I gained independence from family. Worked on fluency in Spanish. "

Western Oregon University
Past Review Ireland: I Am A Changed Woman GEO: Dublin - Study Abroad Programs in Dublin

"I was incredibly satisfied with the program. I gained a better understanding of the world, and how they see Americans. I gained more in the sense that I have a more understanding nature than I had previously. I absolutely enjoyed this experience. It made me a better human being. It didn’t really change my academic goals, but it ..."

Western Oregon University
Past Review Spain: The Time Of My Life. GEO: Oviedo - Study Abroad Programs in Oviedo

"I learned a lot of Spanish and a lot about their culture. My experience was amazing and i would do it all over again with the same people because when compared to the other programs that were in spain at the same time, ours was by far the best."

University of Oregon
Past Review Ireland: A Life Changing Experience! GEO: Dublin - Study Abroad Programs in Dublin

"I feel much more independent after studying abroad. I also am much more ope minded about other people's culture. I learned so much more being immersed in the culture. It made me want to travel the world and so far I have been, as I am writing this review from Italy!"

Oakland University
Past Review Experience Ireland GEO: Dublin - Study Abroad Programs in Dublin

"I learned about the Irish culture and really enjoyed it! Coming from a small rural town, I gained confidence in navigating the city and using the transportation systems and made some new friends. It was a great experience!"

Eastern Oregon University
Past Review Ireland: Different Than Any Previous Experience Abroad GEO: Dublin - Study Abroad Programs in Dublin

"I have been many places overseas. I started traveling in high school with my choirs or on missions projects with my church. I thought I was prepared to go into a different culture and confident that it wouldn't change me too much. On the contrary, I was changed and continued to change afterwards as I mulled over everything I lea..."

Grand Valley State University
Past Review 5 Weeks In Ireland; The Perfect Summer Study! GEO: Dublin - Study Abroad Programs in Dublin

"I am moving to Ireland after I graduate in May 2012, just 10 short months after the program finished. The country was beautiful and it will be so easy to travel to other countries from Ireland. I am hoping to find an elementary teaching position."

Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College
Past Review Dublin: The Experience Of My Life. GEO: Dublin - Study Abroad Programs in Dublin

"YES! After it ended, I was dying to go on another adventure, or stay longer in Dublin. The classroom setting was great, the group of students was small enough to get to know everyone. Everyone was so nice and helpful when you had a problem. You get long weekends to travel with friends and the bus system is great. It's so easy to..."

Rider University
Past Review The Best Summer GEO: Dublin - Study Abroad Programs in Dublin

"My experience was so worthwhile! I have a better understanding of the Irish culture and I found a place that I am in love with. I plan on going back sometime and would eventually love to live in Ireland "

Grand Valley State University
Past Review Ireland Was An Amazing Experience And I Would Love To Return GEO: Dublin - Study Abroad Programs in Dublin

"This experience allowed me to view a different part of the world and made me want to continue traveling. "

Saginaw Valley State University