Wellesley College

September 24, 2016

University Information

Wellesley students may select from more than 150 pre-approved programs of study. Select the "Pre-approved Programs" tab to see the full list. Programs featured in the side-bar may or may not be approved for Wellesley students. When in doubt, please contact the Office of International Study at ois@wellesley.edu.

Important Dates and Deadlines

All Wellesley students who intend to study abroad during the academic year (fall and/or spring) must declare a major and submit a Proposal to Study Away by December 1 each year. Please refer to the Office of International Study website (www.wellesley.edu/OIS/) for details.

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09/22/2016 Short But Profitable Program API (Academic Programs International): Grenoble - Université des Alpes

"I felt more comfortable communicating with locals in French. It was definitely worthwhile."

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09/21/2016 This Is Rome IES Abroad: Milan - Study Abroad With IES Abroad

"Language skills. Yes"

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09/10/2016 Interesting But Fast Middlebury Schools Abroad: Middlebury in Tokyo

"I learned how to live on my own and get out my Wellesley bubble. As well as Japanese culture. Yes it was worthwhile. "

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09/08/2016 Academically Rigorous And A Great Social Year University of Oxford - Visiting Students

"It was fully worthwhile, I appreciated the focus on my course and the social atmosphere."

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09/07/2016 It Was A Great Learning Experience Queen Mary University of London / QMUL: London - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"I learned how to be more independent in life and with learning in general."

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09/07/2016 A Most Enjoyable Independent Life Full Of Struggle And Adventure King's College London: London - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"I learned a lot about race and postcolonial consequences for Britain as a nation that has conquered and is now, like the United States, diverse in population. I learned a lot about and enjoyed British culture, such as going to the pub with my newly made lads and enjoying high tea. The food and fun in London was incredible. I had..."

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09/06/2016 My Favorite Semester In My Favorite City University of Edinburgh: Edinburgh - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"Independence, confidence and spontaneity- absolutely worthwhile "

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09/05/2016 A Once In A Lifetime Experience For All Students! Oxford Study Abroad Programme (OSAP): Oxford - Study Abroad at Oxford University

"The tutorial system on its own is very different from the class system in the US. Under the system, I learned to be an independent learner and improved my communication skills. This experience abroad was definitely worthwhile, wish it were longer."

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09/01/2016 Deutschland... Ich Werde Dich Vermissen! Middlebury Schools Abroad: Middlebury in Mainz

"I not only improved my German, but I also improved academic and life skills with the help of this program. I believe both my writing and communication skills have improved, which will help me in Wellesley and beyond. I was also able to explore a new place and meet people who challenged the way I view the world. It was definitely..."

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09/01/2016 Improved My Arabic A Lot Middlebury Schools Abroad: Middlebury In Amman

"Language skills- definitely worth it as I could not have done the same at my home institution."

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08/31/2016 Challenging, But Rewarding St Peter's College, University of Oxford - Visiting Students Program

"I learned how to learn advanced physics by myself. I found the culture at Oxford unique and memorable."

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08/30/2016 Lost In London: A Romance University College London (UCL): London - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"I learned how to live independently, navigate a big city, and put myself out there. You are definitely not coddled like you are at Wellesley - you have to rely on yourself. My good time is attributed to the city itself. London is amazing and has so many opportunities for fun around every corner. I can't wait to go back!"

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08/29/2016 Semester Abroad At Hku! University of Hong Kong / HKU: Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"I learned how different Hong Kong is from the mainland and why there continue to be tensions there. It was definitely worth while!"

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08/28/2016 Life Changing Alliance for Global Education: Shanghai - International Business in China

"Going abroad forced me to become more independent. I feel more confident in exploring a new city. The improvement in my language skills are also invaluable. "

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08/28/2016 Spring At Oxford's Keble College Middlebury Schools Abroad: Middlebury – CMRS Oxford Humanities Program

"I learned better study habits, how to approach intense academic writing, time management, adaptability, open-mindedness, and cultural awareness amongst others. I did find the overall experience worthwhile."

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08/27/2016 Academically Challenging But Worthwhile St Peter's College, University of Oxford - Visiting Students Program

"The unique academic system at Oxford was perhaps not ideally suited to learning a science subject, but that being said the experience of one-on-one tutorials with leaders in the field was definitely enriching and worthwhile. "

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08/26/2016 Proceed With Caution Wayne State University: Junior Year in Munich

"I gained a sense of independence from living on my own for the first time -- in another country to boot! I got to experience other cultures through travel and met wonderful people that became fast friends. For these reasons alone, it was worth my while."

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08/26/2016 A Semester In Berlin: Exploring The Culture, City, And Language Middlebury Schools Abroad: Middlebury in Berlin

"After a semester in Berlin, taking classes at a German university and speaking with my friends and professors in German for four months, my language skills have dramatically improved. I became more familiar with German and Berlin culture and was able to critically compare it not only to the cultures of the United States but also..."

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08/24/2016 Phenomenal Experience SIT Study Abroad: IHP - Health and Community: Globalization, Culture and Care (Spring 2)

"I think this SIT program is unique because it addresses global public health from a more critical viewpoint. We learn about concepts such as structural violence, political and economic histories of the areas we are in and how certain systems work to make some groups more vulnerable or give some people more or less access to heal..."

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08/22/2016 A Great Travel Experience DIS Copenhagen: Semester

"It was worthwhile - I personally grew and became more confident"

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08/16/2016 Academically Rigorous, Socially Unintegrated St Anne's College, University of Oxford - Visiting Students Program

"My self-teaching, reading and writing abilities all improved immensely so it was worth it."

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08/11/2016 A Personally, But Perhaps Not Academically, Rewarding Experience Middlebury Schools Abroad: Middlebury in Mainz

"My German improved. I gained insight into German and European society and culture. As cheesy as it sounds, I learned a lot about myself and my personal relationships, as well as conception of race and ethnicity (my own conception and that of the people I met). Linguistically, I learned to stop being so afraid to make mistakes. T..."

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08/07/2016 Overall Great Time In London Queen Mary University of London / QMUL: London - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"I learned to live on my own. I learned about a different culture and the joys of travelling. "

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07/31/2016 Fun Times Oxford Study Abroad Programme (OSAP): Oxford - Study Abroad at Oxford University

"It was definitely challenging at times, but a great learning experience. The memories and friendships I made will stay with me forever."

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