Wellesley College

April 4, 2020

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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03/25/2020 An Incredible Few Months Immersed In French Life And Culture Wellesley College: Aix-en-Provence - Wellesley-in-Aix

"I definitely think that my experience abroad was worthwhile. I believe that I gained a lot of independence and a greater understanding of myself. The thing that I am the most proud of is how much my language skills improved over my months abroad. "

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03/25/2020 A Reflective Experience API (Academic Programs International): Havana - Universidad de la Habana

"Definitely worthwhile. I learned to be grateful for what I have in the US because so many people have so much less"

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03/25/2020 Experience Of A Lifetime Wellesley College: Aix-en-Provence - Wellesley-in-Aix

"I learned to step outside my comfort zone. It was scary stepping into classrooms with hundreds of French students and not knowing anyone, but I made friends. It was definitely worthwhile "

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03/25/2020 Personal Growth London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art: London - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"A grew a lot personally. It was a host of new experiences "

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03/20/2020 Growing In Prague CET Prague

"I learned for to budget and live by myself. I learned how to be with myself. I learned how to pace myself with life and for the first time since I started college I really felt like I was enjoying my youth. I also, and most importantly, gained a new perspective as an American. As the daughter of first gens I never really identif..."

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03/20/2020 A Wonderful Experience Learning About Many Other Cultures Berklee College of Music: Valencia - Study Abroad in Spain

"I learned a lot about other communities and cultures and got to absorb much beauty. "

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03/20/2020 London Is Amazing! King's College London: London - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"I learned how to be independent. I learned how to be on my own. Sometimes being alone without my friends from Wellesley made me sad, but all in all, it was very worthwhile, and I would do it again in a heartbeat. "

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03/19/2020 Great Opportunity! But A Little Disappointing Geneva Graduate Institute and Wellesley College - BA/MA Program

"I met so many wonderful people and I got to learn so much about the profession I want to join"

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03/19/2020 Interesting And Engaging Courses, Good Social Experience King's College London: London - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"I was able to take a course that wasn't available at my home university. I also was able to make many new friends through participating in my host university's rock climbing club."

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03/19/2020 Briefly In Berlin AIFS: Berlin - Humboldt University

"It was fine. The class was boring and easy but the cultural excursions were good."

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03/18/2020 Absolutely Loved Oxford Looking To Go Back For A Master's Degree University of Oxford - Visiting Students

"Absolutely worthwhile. Academically, I learned how to digest 40+academic papers per week and write about two 2000-word papers per week as well. It seems hard at first, but by the end I had the process down to about a few hours each week. I also learned how to be more independent and how to adapt to new surroundings and to make t..."

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03/06/2020 Eh. I Guess I Don't Regret It. University of Edinburgh: Edinburgh - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"Travel and independence. Worthwhile, yes, but I wouldn't do it again."

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02/27/2020 I Enjoyed A Lot! Yonsei University: Seoul - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"Since Yonsei University is a huge school with both genders, it was a great experience for me to widen my perspective."

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02/25/2020 Unique While Being Adventurous CIEE: Legon - Arts + Sciences

"I learned a lot from Ghanaian locals about current events and political/economic issues that Ghana is facing. I also learned the same thing from African francophones. I do think it was worthwhile since I talked to people from all over the world while being in my dorm. "

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02/16/2020 It Was A Journey Of Knowledge Seeking Oxford Study Abroad Programme (OSAP): Oxford - Study Abroad at Oxford University

"It was very worthwhile because I was active in thinking, learning, questions, problem solving, and socializing."

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02/13/2020 Eye Opening Experience For Someone Who Hasn't Been In Europe Geneva Graduate Institute and Wellesley College - BA/MA Program

"It was overall an eye opening experience for someone who has never studied in this continent, and it helped me to understand the world better as a whole. Did I like it? No. But am I glad I got this experience? Yes. "

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02/13/2020 Art Bard College: Berlin - Semester or year at Bard College Berlin

"worthwhile good program"

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02/13/2020 A Nice Experience Living And Studying At The World's Cultural Center! Oxford Study Abroad Programme (OSAP): Oxford - Study Abroad at Oxford University

"I gained exposure to a completely different learning and teaching style. I also enjoyed my time there by traveling to other places. "

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02/12/2020 Diversity, Learning, And Fun In The International City Geneva Graduate Institute and Wellesley College - BA/MA Program

"I'd say what I gained the most from the Graduate Institute was the insight I gained from the diverse and supportive atmosphere. The students there truly represent the world and that was super valuable in class. It was definitely worthwhile."

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02/11/2020 Not Great School, Met Some Phenomenal People And Loved London Queen Mary University of London / QMUL: London - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"Met such incredible people (mostly all from the UK or Europe). I had the best time and I recommend everyone should go abroad! You learn so much about yourself. "

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02/11/2020 Culturally Immersive Program That Made Me Want To Learn So Much More. SIT Study Abroad: Nepal - Tibetan and Himalayan Peoples

"It really helped me put being a US Citizen into perspective. I am incredibly grateful to have that. I loved being in Nepal and I made some incredible friends. I learned a lot about religion, and global politics and I am now passionate about politics in a way I never thought I would be. "

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02/10/2020 Have To Try Really Hard To Enjoy Experience Trinity College - Dublin: Dublin - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"Learned to live in a city, but really difficult social culture. Wouldn't do it again."

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02/09/2020 Beautiful Social Life, Disappointing Academic Experience King's College London: London - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"I became far more confident, developed better independency skills, and came away feeling a lot more optimistic about my place in the world. It was certainly worthwhile."

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02/05/2020 Best Cultural Immersion Facilitated Alternative Learning Experiences CET Prague

"I learned Czech, more independence, the importance of challenging yourself. "

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02/05/2020 Sit India: An Experience You'll Never Forget SIT Study Abroad: India: Public Health, Policy Advocacy, and Community

"The faculty make the program what it is. I've learned so much from each of them with regards to public health, social justice, and cross-cultural learning. "

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