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May 23, 2018

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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05/20/2018 Amazing Year In Se London Goldsmiths, University of London: London - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"It was definitely worthwhile studying abroad in London. The area around Goldsmiths UOL is very diverse, and affordable compared to central London. It also feels less touristy with an abundance of inexpensive food markets, smaller local art shows and shops, and community events going on. Generally, there is no shortage of fun and..."

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05/20/2018 Semester In Córdoba PRESHCO: Study Abroad in Córdoba, Spain

"Being abroad has taught me where my comfort zone ends and what circumstances will lead me to step out of it."

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05/20/2018 Spain PRESHCO: Study Abroad in Córdoba, Spain

"I really came to Spain to get a different experience and that I did. "

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05/19/2018 Preshco: Improved Vocabulary, Confidence, Fluency; Got To Know Córdoba PRESHCO: Study Abroad in Córdoba, Spain

"I improved at Spanish which was my primary goal. I need to keep working on it to reach the level of fluency that I want (I believe I could communicate any idea I want and understand what people are talking about but there are areas where I could have a better vocabulary like in the kitchen and I still make some grammar mistakes ..."

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05/15/2018 Rigorous, Fun Program Advanced Studies England: Bath - ASE Study Centre

"My writing, in particular, improved a lot with the instruction and feedback I got here."

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05/11/2018 Fun But Expensive City And Poor Academic Program Structure University College London (UCL): London - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"I learned how to survive independently in a bustling city and learned a great deal about the culture. In terms of academics, the program was not very rigorous, professors were difficult to contact, and overall was not enriching, insightful or engaging."

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04/29/2018 Reflective And Thought Provoking SIT Study Abroad: Chile - Cultural Identity, Social Justice, and Community Development

"It was definitely worthwhile! I learned about the connections we have with people from different places and how to learn from one another's values. "

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04/12/2018 Cape Town's Ups And Downs CIEE: Cape Town - Arts and Sciences

"I learned about racial relations in contexts out side of the US that, although I thought I understood previously, I realized I didn't fully get before. I was given a non-western perspective for the first time and was able to question things that I had blindly accepted before. "

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04/06/2018 Great Time IFSA: London - University College London

"It was definitely a worthwhile experience. The academics is not as intensive as Wellesley, so you will have plenty of time to enjoy the culture and lifestyle abroad. "

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04/03/2018 Glad I Went Through It; Most Certainly Not A "Vacation" SIT Study Abroad: IHP - Rethinking Food Security: People, Agriculture, and Politics

"I learned a lot about myself and about the way that people interact in difficult situations. "

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03/14/2018 Discovering Myself By Opening Myself Up More Than Ever Before Middlebury Schools Abroad: Middlebury in Valparaiso

"I learned to be a more rounded and open minded person that is more willing to improvise in uncomfortable situations. It was so worthwhile, even if only to learn Spanish. "

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03/12/2018 An Opportunity To Rest Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam: Amsterdam - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"I was able to have time away from wellesley to rest and not work as hard. "

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03/12/2018 6 Months In Tel Aviv Tel Aviv University: Undergraduate Semester in Israel

"Experienced what it was like to live abroad, and would definitely seriously consider returning for an even longer time"

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03/07/2018 A Less Than Ideal Experience But With Some Great Medical Exposure Jacobs University: Bremen - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"I got an international experience, especially in a medical context, which I was happy about. It was worthwhile because I'm not sure if I would have had this opportunity otherwise. I do wish that the program had been better fleshed out and that the administration was more supportive"

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03/06/2018 Amazing! American University of Paris: Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"It was worth discovering the French art, visiting the museums, and getting to speak in French again."

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03/04/2018 Growth, Confidence And Eating The World Up PRESHCO: Study Abroad in Córdoba, Spain

"I loved traveling and the experience of doing that on my own gave me a lot of confidence. I felt so brave and I was able to go out of my comfort zone and do things like sing in Karaoke and just feel like I could do anything. I feel a lot more sure of myself and of course that makes the whole thing worthwhile "

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02/25/2018 A Time Of Growth And Affirmation IES Abroad: Vienna - Study Abroad With IES Abroad

"I grew as a musician, and learned about what I wanted to pursue in the future."

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02/23/2018 A Semester Abroad SIT Study Abroad: IHP - Cities in the 21st Century: People, Planning and Politics (Fall 1)

"I learned a lot about each country that I visited. It was worthwhile. "

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02/23/2018 Would Have Been Better For Half The Time Lady Margaret Hall, University of Oxford - Visiting Students Program

"I got to do a lot of independent research, which was valuable. "

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02/23/2018 An Amazing Semester Absolutely Worth It! Wellesley College: Aix-en-Provence - Wellesley-in-Aix

"It was worth while. I gained fluency in a language that I had been studying and struggling to master for a long time."

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02/22/2018 Preshquita PRESHCO: Study Abroad in Córdoba, Spain

"I learned to adapt to a new culture by making friendships with local students, having meals with my host family, and listening attentively to the news. "

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02/21/2018 Wonderful, Hope To Go Back For Grad School! University of Edinburgh: Edinburgh - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"It definitely broaden my horizons and increased my confidence"

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02/21/2018 Enjoyed London But Not Academics London School of Economics (LSE): London - General Course, Year-Long Study Abroad Programme

"I realized how academically intensive Wellesley is and I was appreciative for its strong academic support programs."

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