Wellesley College

February 9, 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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02/04/2016 Good Program With Good Food Wellesley College: Aix-en-Provence - Wellesley-in-Aix

"Yes it was great, I loved France "

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02/04/2016 Wonderful Worcester College, Oxford University - Visiting Students Program

"-exposed to subtle differences in language and culture -insight into a different education system and structure -came away with a different social experience"

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02/03/2016 Study Abroad Has Widen My Horizons! PRESHCO: Study Abroad in Córdoba, Spain

"I learn to appreciate other cultures and mine too. I was able to learn how cultures are different. It was worthwhile because I learned a lot of things. I was also able to analyze how race, social income, and other social factors are in other countries."

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02/03/2016 Sit South Africa: Multiculturalism And Human Rights SIT Study Abroad: South Africa - Multiculturalism and Human Rights

"I loved Cape Town. I learned a lot about issues of race and racism in the transnational perspective. I loved my homestay families, and I had a lot of amazing experiences."

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02/03/2016 London: Ups And Downs (Important!) University College London (UCL): London - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"It was not worthwhile. Administration was slow and I felt unsafe in the area surrounding my dorm (Max Rayne)."

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02/02/2016 Wonderful Opportunity PRESHCO: Study Abroad in Córdoba, Spain

"It was so nice to take a semester studying in a different place. Definitely enjoyed my studies abroad, but also gained an appreciation for my education in the states. Made some amazing friends and am so happy that I decided to go abroad with PRESCHO."

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02/01/2016 The Best Semester Of Your Life, Hands Down. Worcester College, Oxford University - Visiting Students Program

"Excellent academics and amazing, friendly people in a beautiful environment. What more could you ask for?"

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01/31/2016 The Happiest Months Of My Life. Advanced Studies England: Bath - ASE Study Centre

"As cliched as it is, I learned about myself. Leaving Wellesley pushed me further from my comfort zone than I'd ever been; I gained confidence and pride in my own intellect. It was absolutely worthwhile. "

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01/29/2016 Amazing Experience In Amsterdam CIEE: Amsterdam - Social Sciences

"It was definitely worthwhile. I gained a lot of independence living on my own and met some incredible people. I got a lot of travel experiences I never normally would have had. I learned how to be an aggressive biker. And I learned a lot about what politics looks like in a smaller, homogenous country with a very different histor..."

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01/29/2016 Great. Lovely. Very Different Culture. Seoul National University: Seoul - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"Yes, it was worthwhile. Learned the culture of Koreans."

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01/29/2016 Absolutely Wonderful CIEE: Budapest - Central European Studies

"I learned a lot about myself and came away knowing SO MUCH about hungary it was incredible"

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01/27/2016 Please Don't Enroll SIT Study Abroad: Morocco - Multiculturalism and Human Rights

"Morocco and Rabat itself are fantastic; please direct-enroll into Mohammad V University if possible."

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01/27/2016 ¡Barcelona, Qué Maravilla! CIEE: Barcelona - Advanced Liberal Arts

"My experience abroad was more than I could have asked for. I learned to be truly independent and take full control of my academics. I gained a lot of knowledge about a foreign culture, and learned what living outside of the U.S could be like."

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01/27/2016 A Good Change Of Pace University of Edinburgh: Edinburgh - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"I learned how to be more independent and crawl outside my comfort zone. Although I struggled personally during the program, I don believe it was the fault of the system, and so I would highly recommend it to anyone looking to study abroad that have not studied a second language enough for immersion programs. Edinburgh is a fanta..."

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01/27/2016 A Trip To Wonderland Worcester College, Oxford University - Visiting Students Program

"It was definitely worth it--I was able to escape our "Wellesley bubble" and gain a bit of perspective. Culture shock is also always a valuable experience. You get to meet a lot of people who think very differently from you, and that can result in some productive conversations."

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01/27/2016 Amazing Location: Not For The Independent Or Culturally Curious The School for Field Studies / SFS: Peru - Biodiversity & Development in the Andes-Amazon

"I think it was worthwhile because it is such a unique opportunity to live in the rainforest for an extended period of time. I gained field research experience and simply grit from living in a mentally and physically challenging environment."

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01/26/2016 Great Math And Beautiful City. Disappointing In Terms Of Meeting Locals. BSM: Budapest - Budapest Semesters in Mathematics

"I learned a lot of math and gained some cultural experience by living in a post-Soviet country."

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01/26/2016 Sciences Po Menton: Fun, Friendship, And Red Tape Sciences Po Paris in Menton: Menton - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"I learned a lot about myself and I became a lot more independent. Menton was absolutely beautiful and I liked that classes weren't that intense so I had the opportunity to travel a lot. I also really liked the friends that I made and will stay in touch with most of them. I thought that it was worthwhile even though it wasn't wha..."

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01/26/2016 I Enjoyed The City, But The Academics Were Subpar American University of Paris: Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"I learned to be independent and how to handle my money. I also traveled a lot and gained new understanding of different parts of the world, so it was definitely worthwhile. "

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01/26/2016 Made Life Long Friends Within & Outside Of The Program! Def. Recommend! PRESHCO: Study Abroad in Córdoba, Spain

"I learned alot about Spanish culture from my host family and my classes. Also, I friendships with Spaniards (and fellow peers in the program) and developed a strong relationship with my host family. I also gained invaluable experiences when traveling to neighboring countries (like the UK, France, Netherlands, and Italy)."

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01/25/2016 Vibrant, Exciting, So Different But I Felt Like I Was At Home. Yonsei University: Seoul - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"I was able to experience a big university life, a co-ed university life, and college beyond the education. I made many friends and experienced many new things. "

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01/25/2016 Study Abroad In Seoul Yonsei University: Seoul - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"I learned a lot about different cultures, and not just Korean culture! I met a lot of international students and learning about their home countries was a great experience as well."

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01/25/2016 Recognizing Your Strengths IES Abroad: Freiburg - European Union

"I realized that I am a lot stronger than I thought, and I have a lot to be confident about. I learned that I can be independent, and if all fails, I have a future in baking cookies (which were my comfort food of choice). It was 100% worthwhile, and I would recommend it to anyone."

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