University of Northern Iowa

December 11, 2017

University Information

The University of Northern Iowa's Study Abroad Center (SAC) offers academic opportunities in over 30 countries and administers over 20 faculty-led programs. SAC programs range in duration from 2 weeks to one year and allow students to earn UNI credit while studying abroad. Programs are designed to accommodate student’s program of study.

Important Dates and Deadlines

October 1 for Spring semester programs
October 15 for Winter Break programs
December 1 for Spring Break programs
February 15 for Summer programs
March 1 for Fall semester programs

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05/30/2017 Great Semester Of Traveling University of Nicosia - Global Semesters: Nicosia - Semester in Cyprus

"Learned how to be a better traveler. "

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12/01/2016 Best 3 Months Of My Life American College of Thessaloniki (ACT): Thessaloniki - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"The most important thing I learned while abroad was just how big and diverse the world is. I made friends from places I honestly did not know existed before coming to Greece. I am a much more culturally and politically aware person now. "

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08/30/2016 Greece Was The Most Worthwhile, Educational, And Fun Experience I've Ever Had. University of Northern Iowa: Capstone in Greece

"I not only learned about history, but I saw it in person. I was in front of the Parthenon and saw the ruins of the Minoans. It was incredible and it's hard to explain everything I gained from it. It was the most worthwhile experience I've had and it's opened my eyes to a new part of the world. This experience has motivated me to..."

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08/27/2016 Educational And Relaxing University of Northern Iowa: Literary and Cultural Perspective of Barcelona

"From my semester + time in Barcelona, I learned more than I can put into words. I gained fluency, made lifelong friends, and learned so much about myself than before I left the US."

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08/08/2016 The Most Beautiful Country I've Ever Been Too University of Northern Iowa: UNI Capstone in New Zealand

"Very worthwhile, there are countries that seem more into environmentally friendly things, like using toilets with less water use, refilling bottles instead of buying new ones, there are many diverse people in every country, and currency is different as well as its value abroad."

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08/04/2016 Capstone In Greece: My Exploration Of Greek Life University of Northern Iowa: Capstone in Greece

"I have gained such a better understanding of cultural differences and people in general. It was awesome to get out of my cultural box and adapt to a different place and lifestyle for three weeks. I feel much more rounded as a person and made 18 new friends, which I'd say made it worthwhile."

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08/04/2016 The Best Experience Of My Life!!!! University of Northern Iowa: Capstone in England and Ireland

"I learned a lot about technology and how different it is in other societies! They have solar trees in London to help charge cell phones in public, public gardens, and recycling in restaurants! How cool! "

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08/03/2016 A Fantastic Overall Experience Iowa Regents: Cork - Semester Program in Ireland

"I learned how to live independently in a culture, while similar to the U.S., was not the one I was raised in. It was definitely worthwhile. "

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08/03/2016 Eye Opening University of Northern Iowa: Bamberg - Semester in Bamberg, Germany

"I learned a lot of other cultures and views. I've studied from the perspective of a German and have found a different way to evaluate global events"

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08/03/2016 An Experience Of A Lifetime With Friends And Memories To Last A Lifetime. University of Northern Iowa: Paris & Rennes - UNI Capstone in France

"I learned a lot about the differences in culture and gained memories and friendships that I will have with me for the rest of my life. "

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08/03/2016 Amazing Views Of New Zealand University of Northern Iowa: UNI Capstone in New Zealand

"It was worthwhile. I went over there not knowing any one. Made friends from the University and had an amazing experience while in New Zealand."

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08/02/2016 Trip Of A Lifetime University of Northern Iowa: Paris & Rennes - UNI Capstone in France

"I learned I want to go abroad more and as scary as a new place is, it's great to take the risk and travel. Definitely a worthwhile experience"

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08/02/2016 Chad Dad Is The Best. 10/10 Would Recommend. Best 3 Weeks Of My Life! University of Northern Iowa: Capstone in Southern Italy

"I had never been abroad and I didnt want to go for a whole semester. 3 weeks was perfect and Chad is awesome. He knows everything about this trip. "

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08/01/2016 Amazing University of Northern Iowa: Paris & Rennes - UNI Capstone in France

"Have an open mindset and don't get set on certain times, things come up while traveling. "

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07/29/2016 A Lot Of Fun University of Northern Iowa: Capstone in England and Ireland

"A lot about sustainability "

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07/27/2016 France...A Trip Of A Lifetime! University of Northern Iowa: Paris & Rennes - UNI Capstone in France

"I learned a lot about the culture of France and learned some of their language. I learned how different it is in another country and learned quite a bit about the food, money, and government. It was a worthwhile experience for sure!"

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07/26/2016 Amazing University of Northern Iowa: Paris & Rennes - UNI Capstone in France

"Difference in cultures"

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07/26/2016 An Absolutely Incredible Experience University of Northern Iowa: UNI Capstone in New Zealand

"New viewpoints and worldly points of view. I have gained an appreciation for things that I never appreciated before. I love the idea of travel and want to impart on others the genuine nature of native New Zealanders. I hope to eventually move there one day."

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07/26/2016 Such A Great Experience! University of Northern Iowa: UNI Capstone in New Zealand

"It was my first time abroad, and New Zealand was a great place to begin my travel experience. The country was extremely friendly, and they spoke English which made it easy to adapt to the environment. Experiencing their way of living and learning about the Maori culture was amazing."

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07/25/2016 A Lifechanging Experience In 3 Weeks University of Northern Iowa: Capstone in Greece

"I loved learning on location and becoming more comfortable being by myself in a country with a different language."

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07/24/2016 An Unforgettable Middle Earth Adventure Auckland University of Technology (AUT): Auckland - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"The most important thing I would say I gained was confidence. Something about traveling abroad, on your own, and making it to the finish line unscathed is such a rewarding experience. I also learned patience in so many different forms. Most importantly, though, when understanding and being immersed within all of the different cu..."

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07/23/2016 Once In A Lifetime Scottish Adventure University of Stirling: Stirling - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"I learned that there's so much more to the world than I've been exposed to. I also learned that sometimes when you go out and do things on your own, you grow the most. "

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07/21/2016 Exploration Of French Culture University of Northern Iowa: Paris & Rennes - UNI Capstone in France

"I learned a lot about French culture, language, and history. "

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07/19/2016 An Unforgettable Experience. University of Northern Iowa: Paris & Rennes - UNI Capstone in France

"I am so great full for my experience abroad and I would definitely recommend this program to future students "

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