Wellesley College

July 17, 2019

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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07/17/2019 St. Anne's Oxford St Anne's College, University of Oxford - Visiting Students Program

"This experience and the tutorial system changed my way of approaching coursework. The tutors really pushed us to the extent of our academic capacity, and I found the coursework to be very demanding. I also learned a lot about myself and realized how much I am able to provide for myself and thrive in a new environment."

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07/16/2019 Amazing! St Edmund Hall, University of Oxford - Visiting Students Program

"I gained a lot of new insights regarding the subject I'm studying and related career aspirations, so yes –– it was worthwhile. "

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07/15/2019 A Place Where I Became And Adult And Learned More About Myself PRESHCO: Study Abroad in Córdoba, Spain

"Meeting new friends, taking risks, learning to communicate with others, learning a different way of life, learning more about myself, gaining confidence and trying new things"

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07/14/2019 Beautiful Travels, Adventure And Real Life Eastern College Consortium (ECCO): Bologna - Università di Bologna Study Abroad Program

"I learned about a different type of lifestyle that was very nice, and in a different period, maybe it would be a society I would love to be in more. I learned a lot of Italian, gained more independence cooking for myself and living in apartment-style dorms. I saw beautiful places and learned interesting facts about the history. ..."

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07/14/2019 Fun City Not So Fun Program Sciences Po: Paris - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"Met people from all over the world and improved my French. Explored Europe. Is definitely worth it."

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07/13/2019 Good Break From Wellesley Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam: Amsterdam - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"It was nice not having to stress about school. "

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07/12/2019 You Won't Be Bored In Budapest! International Business and Humanities

"I was so happy to be able to travel to other European countries. It can cost an arm and a leg to travel to other countries since the US is isolated so it was nice to travel to places like Croatia, Germany, etc. for only $30-$40. I'm looking for a similar experience after graduation since I felt like I became a more mature pers..."

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07/11/2019 Budapest: A Fun, Casual, Cheap, Enriching City CIEE: Budapest - Central European Studies

"Friends, culture, knowledge of history "

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07/11/2019 Smart Spending And Proactive Engagement With Local Community DIS Copenhagen: Semester

"A new cultural outlook and integrating into a community that is hard to integrate into. I appreciated how my classes took me beyond the classroom to have hands-on application of content material."

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07/11/2019 Semester In Budapest CIEE: Budapest - Central European Studies

"Despite having problems with the over involvement of the program administrator, I did enjoy my abroad experience. I love Budapest, and how it is centrally located so that you can travel to other countries very easily. I traveled nearly every weekend, but also enjoyed exploring Budapest."

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07/10/2019 A Fun, Balanced Year Immersed In A Different System Worcester College, Oxford University - Visiting Students Program

"Because I've gotten such a strong education at Wellesley, I knew that I wanted my abroad experience to have a solid academic component. Ultimately, the tutorial system wasn't the best for my subject, and I didn't learn as much as I'd hoped, but the rest of the experience more than made up for it. Oxford (the university and town)..."

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07/08/2019 Wonderful! Wellesley in Bremen

"Yes it was worthwhile! I learned a lot about German culture. "

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07/06/2019 J'adore Genève...Despite The Price Tag Geneva Graduate Institute - Undergraduate Semester Programme

"I learned that I am mentally and physically capable of living abroad for an extended period of time and would be very open to the idea of working abroad at some point in my life"

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07/04/2019 A Semester In London, Uk University College London (UCL): London - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"I learned how to live completely on my own, deal with maintenance issues, buy food and household goods, set up a bank account, cook, and manage expenses. It was worthwhile to learn these things. "

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07/02/2019 I'm Moving To New Zealand University of Otago: Dunedin - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"A new appreciation for taking my time and enjoying being in the present, the world's most beautiful views, new friends, and a university experience completely different from Wellesley. Definitely worthwhile"

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06/20/2019 Find What Works For You PRESHCO: Study Abroad in Córdoba, Spain

"I gained self-confidence above all else. Coming back to my home institution finally confident in my knowledge, academic skills, networking skills, and general life skills, is definitely worthwhile."

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06/19/2019 Depressing University of the Arts London - Integrated Study Abroad

"That I want to pursue psychology and not art for the time being. That was probably the only useful clarity that I gained, but it wasn't worth the months of wasted time."

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06/19/2019 Very Hard And Lonely At First, But Well Worth It In The End. University of Edinburgh: Edinburgh - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"I gained a lot of non-academic living skills that I don't think I would have learned at Wellesley and confidence in such a large environment to fend for myself. "

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06/13/2019 Learning To Love Valparaíso Middlebury Schools Abroad: Middlebury in Santiago

"I stepped out of my comfort zone every time I went to a new activity or decided to spend time exploring the city. I didn't notice at first, but my Spanish listening and speaking skills have improved and I can understand/speak the unique Chilean jargon. I would say that this is one of the outcomes that I am most proud of. "

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06/13/2019 An Experience That I Will Never Forget CIEE: Barcelona - Economics and Culture

"It was very worthwhile to study abroad and I gained diverse cultural perspective."

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06/13/2019 Amazing Experience CIEE: Barcelona - Economics and Culture

"I learned about myself and what I can accomplish. "

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06/12/2019 Best Study Abroad Experience In Greece!! American College of Greece: Athens - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"It was so worthwhile! I was able to visit and learn about 9 different countries and their cultures on the weekends as well as explore so much of Greece. My Greek language skills also improved drastically. "

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