Berea College

July 15, 2024

University Information

Berea College is a liberal arts work college in Berea, Kentucky, U.S.A., founded in 1855.

Important Dates and Deadlines

Application deadlines:


  • 15 September: Berea Term Abroad (Spring)

  • 1 October: Berea International Summer Term

  • 15 February: Berea Term Abroad (Fall) and Summer Abroad

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01/11/2024 Argentina, Gracias Por La Aventura Ultima! KIIS: Argentina

"I gained a wealth of cultural, historical, art historical, language, and other forms of knowledge. I also learned tango. Furthermore, outside of academics, I learned much about setting boundaries, taking care of myself, and coping with tragic family events happening at home while I was away. It was absolutely worthwhile."

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09/06/2023 A Life Changing Experience That Expanded My Limits KIIS: Israel & Egypt

"It was worthwhile because I gained impactful experience from learning from locals about the country's culture and I grew my perspectives."

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08/14/2023 A Trip That Gave Me A Forever Connection To Japan KIIS: Traveling - Experience Japan (Summer)

"I was able to gain knowledge from my courses and about Japan's cultures. Me and my host family often talked about the differences between Japan and America, which opened my mind to different lifestyles."

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08/12/2023 So Worth It!! KIIS: Traveling - Experience Japan (Summer)

"I learned about and gained a newfound respect for this unique culture."

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08/11/2023 International Awakening KIIS: Bregenz - Experience Bregenz (Summer)

"Just the idea that their is so many other cultures around and America isnt the end all be all. With never being out of the country before this was a real awakening experience. Ive never been in a situation where I dont understand the people around me and their not being in escape. This was a positive thing though, It wasn't anyt..."

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07/07/2023 Superb Music & Great Food KIIS: Salzburg - Experience Salzburg (Summer)

"The European lifestyle is also much more relaxed and life-focused, rather than job-focused in the US. Transportation is substantially easier because of the abundance of metro and tram lines in so many places. Overall, life in Europe seems more enjoyable and cheap compared to the US. "

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05/13/2023 The Complete London Trip In 2 Weeks CCSA (Cooperative Center for Study Abroad): London - London Winter Intersession

"I learned a lot more about London, maybe not enough about England but a lot about London. I gained more insight to tourism and how media influences tourism. It was very worthwhile."

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05/12/2023 Ireland Exchange Experience University of Galway: Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"I learned a lot about archaeology, about travel, about my relationships with people there and at home, and about cooking and budgeting food for myself. I think it was worthwhile."

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05/08/2023 Sweet Salamanca! API (Academic Programs International): Salamanca - Universidad de Salamanca

"I learned to be more open minded and my world view has expanded. I learned how to be even more independent. I believe it was very worthwhile."

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05/04/2023 Tean Bangkok Semester Abroad The Education Abroad Network (TEAN): Bangkok - Semester in Thailand

"I learned to let go of any fears and enjoy whatever experience come my way. Overall, the experience was worthwhile."

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01/27/2023 Fun Sized Adventure Keimyung University: Daegu - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"I learned a lot about Korean culture and the ideology behind it. It is an eye-opener. I would definitely go back."

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01/11/2023 Greece: Badass Gods, Goddesses, And Olive Trees KIIS: Greece - Experience Greece, Summer Program

"I have a deeper appreciation for culture abroad and my own culture in America. I understand things about my friends who are international students that I never really got until I left the country."

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01/09/2023 So Much To See I Can't Even Remember It! KIIS: Paris - Munich Winter Program

"I really learned to appreciate my life in America and not take things for granted. Simply hearing people regularly speak English, or having fast food to go to is something I took for granted in the US. After traveling, I am beyond grateful for my life. "

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01/09/2023 Personal Cultural Awakening Kansai Gaidai University: Hirakata - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"I learned about a lot, not just about Japan's culture, but I learned more about myself. Who I am as a person. "

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12/13/2022 Best Experience Of My Life Keimyung University: Daegu - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"I learned so much. Korean culture is amazing and has so much depth to it. Daegu is a wonderful city and I miss it so much. I also found a church of Christ in Daegu, which I went to every week. Best experience of my life, 10/10."

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10/10/2022 Italy Is Great When You Don't Have Covid KIIS: Italy - Experience Italy, Summer Program

"Any travel is worth while especially internationally because you gain a new perspective of the world. "

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09/10/2022 An Immersive Cultural Experience In Austria's Beautiful Countryside KIIS: Bregenz - Experience Bregenz (Summer)

"I learned a lot about the comparable and contrasting aspects of European culture vs. American culture. I had many great conversations with Austrians about how our cultures compared."

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09/03/2022 A Trip Worth Waiting For! KIIS: Greece - Experience Greece, Summer Program

"I learned a lot, I gained a lot more confidence in handling daily needs by myself (ex. buying a phone card, ordering food, etc). I also gained a much deeper understanding and appreciation of Greek culture, and the different varieties of it in different areas of Greece. It was definitely worthwhile and I would love to go again!"

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08/31/2022 Challenging But Exciting! KIIS: Italy - Experience Italy, Summer Program

"It was worthwhile but I certainly would have done some things differently next time. I think I relied too much on expecting the professors/administrators to give us all the information we would need and they really left it up to us to research transportation/food in the cities we visited."

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08/30/2022 Italy: The Home Of Madonna Con Bambino, As Well As My Heart KIIS: Italy - Experience Italy, Summer Program

"I think I've come to a really neat understanding of just how vast history is. We viewed art, architecture, and ruins that date back millennia. It's incredible to see how young you are in comparison to some of that stuff. It was really eye-opening and humbling. I also found it very nice to escape from the US for awhile... I loved..."

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08/29/2022 An Exploration Of Historical Monuments And Modern Culture KIIS: Berlin & Barcelona (Summer)

"I learned a lot about how to be adaptable, and it's so eye opening to see how other people live."

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08/28/2022 It Was Fun And KIIS: Experience Scandinavia - Summer Program

"Yeah, i learned a lot about interacting with new people."

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08/25/2022 The Experience Of A Lifetime In 2 Countries KIIS: Berlin - Experience Berlin (Summer)

"I learned that I love to travel with groups of people my own age. "

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08/25/2022 11k Kilometers Away From Home, Yet I Felt Like Home! KIIS: Argentina

"It increased my curiosity to see more places, and meet new people different from me. It increased my interest on learning Spanish, learning tango, and learning how have a healthier lifestyle. It made me more tolerant to people, and more tolerant to opinions/ beliefs that are different from mine. It increased a sense of collectiv..."

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