Wellesley College

June 24, 2017

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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06/23/2017 A Series Of Unfortunate Events In A Beautiful Country/City University of Westminster: London - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"I learned how to roll with the punches and how to survive living alone. Though I spend a lot of time working on class assignments and really put in a lot of effort in that area, I feel like I didn't really learn much. I learned how to budget my money and how to plan successful trips. I learned how to travel alone and to feel saf..."

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06/23/2017 A Long Break From Wellesley American University of Paris: Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"I learned a lot more about myself and was able to take the time to do non-academic things which felt very worthwhile to me."

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06/21/2017 Rigor, Diligence, Inspiration National Theater Institute: NTI Semester

"I grew a lot personally and learned an immense amount about an art form I care deeply about. Yes, it was worthwhile. "

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06/21/2017 Incredibly Valuable Experience In China Middlebury Schools Abroad: Middlebury in Hangzhou

"Greatly improved my language skills, got to travel to many parts of China, made many friends. Don't expect to leave fluent if you start at a lower level but you will definitely improve"

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06/20/2017 An Aix Cellent Experience Wellesley College: Aix-en-Provence - Wellesley-in-Aix

"Understanding of another culture, particularly political views, and systems, a new level of capability in the language, and a unique look into how we learn language as children and adults. "

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06/20/2017 Hard But Rewarding National Theater Institute: NTI Semester

"More insight into possible professional careers, what I am capable of."

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06/18/2017 Great Experience, Beautiful School! University of St. Andrews: St. Andrews - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"I learned how to navigate a new place on my own. I also learned how to be more independent and plan travels to places I had never been. The experience was definitely worthwhile. "

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06/17/2017 I Found Myself In Exhaustion National Theater Institute: NTI Semester

"Yes! It was good to take a break from Wellesley's academic environment and jump headfirst into the world of art. 24/7 art all the time. I can now do body rolls and a cartwheel when I stretch beforehand which is fun."

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06/17/2017 A Great Study Abroad Experience IES Abroad: Amsterdam - Study in Amsterdam with IES Abroad

"The experience was definitely worthwhile. I learned a lot, especially how to move to a new country and establish a life there. "

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06/16/2017 I Love Edinburgh University of Edinburgh: Edinburgh - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"I had a great time in Edinburgh. I liked that I could direct enroll and go to a new place to study for awhile while getting credits towards my degree. It's a really valuable experience being somewhere new and having to move out of your comfort zone to meet new people and establish your little life there. "

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06/16/2017 Good Worcester College, Oxford University - Visiting Students Program

"Overall a good experience."

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06/15/2017 An Urban, International Adventure One Semester In Edinburgh University of Edinburgh: Edinburgh - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"I gained a greater self confidence living and traveling by myself, especially in places where I don't speak the language. I really enjoyed getting to spend time just wandering in Edinburgh, and in other cities I visited. I learned how to adapt to new environments."

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06/15/2017 Globalization, Racism, Lonely, Contentment DIS Copenhagen: Semester

"I learned how to be independent and how I can be comfortable being myself. "

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06/15/2017 Ditch Dis, Do Copenhagen On Your Own DIS Copenhagen: Semester

"I am so glad I studied abroad, I just wish I had done an independent program at a local university. I feel like I have better learned how I am as a person in isolation, and how to take care of myself better. "

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06/14/2017 Spring Abroad PRESHCO: Study Abroad in Córdoba, Spain

"I gained an appreciation for the US"

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06/13/2017 A Semester To Encounter The Scots In An Inspiring And Dynamic City University of Edinburgh: Edinburgh - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"I learned a lot about living in a city and studying at a large, international university. I made friends from all around the world. I enjoyed learning about how Scots see the world and how they think society should function."

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06/13/2017 Best Semester Ever: A Highland Tale University of St. Andrews: St. Andrews - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"It was DEFINITELY worthwhile. I got comfortable doing things myself, learned how to cook, and got a whole different style of teaching that I thoroughly enjoyed."

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06/10/2017 Expanded My Horizons And Grew Up In The Process University of Oxford - Visiting Students

"The education system taught me self motivation in a way that only Oxford could. It's almost the complete opposite of American uni's and definitely something worth trying. You learn alot about yourself as you go through the program"

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06/10/2017 Walking A Lot In Praha CIEE: Prague - Central European Studies

"I gained a very basic knowledge of Czech, a better knowledge of beer and that is about it. "

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06/10/2017 One Of The Best Decisions I Have Ever Made University College London (UCL): London - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"It was definitely a worthwhile experience. I was only supposed to go abroad for one semester, but I decided to extend it for the rest of the year. I learned so much about myself and the world around me. If you are on the fence about studying abroad, just go!"

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06/09/2017 It's What You Make Of It Jacobs University: Bremen - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"I learned a lot about other cultures and how things are different around the world. I also got to travel Europe and conduct my own neuroscience research. "

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06/09/2017 Good, Not Fantastic DIS Copenhagen: Semester

"I was able to take a much needed break from Wellesley's academics and campus life, in turn giving me a greater appreciation for it. The change of pace and scenery made me see how much I love my school, even if it can be stressful. Going abroad gave me an opportunity to get to know myself as a flourishing young adult, whether thr..."

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06/08/2017 Not What I Expected... PRESHCO: Study Abroad in Córdoba, Spain

"I gained new friendships that I wouldn't have made had I not gone abroad. I also learned a lot about the way I, along with my culture, are perceived on an international level. "

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06/08/2017 Best Ever Experience St. Catherine's College, Oxford - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"To accept and try more new things. To do the thing you really like instead of being afraid to try and thinking too much about gain and loss."

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