Wellesley College

November 15, 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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11/13/2019 Unforgettable Experience That Was Crucial To My Archaeology Education Proyecto de Investigación Arqueológico Regional Ancash / PIARA: Hualcayán - Archaeological Field School

"I learned how to conduct archaeology in the field, how to catalog artifacts, how to conduct photogrammetry, and learned so much about Andean prehistory."

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11/11/2019 A Really Problematic Program Oxford Study Abroad Programme (OSAP): Oxford - Study Abroad at Oxford University

"I wish I could have gotten feedback from previous students and realized that everything is artificially and poorly organized, in efforts to promote the visage of Oxford education, by really rude and shady staff."

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11/06/2019 I Wish I Had Done Things Differently Middlebury Schools Abroad: Middlebury in Belo Horizonte

"I learned to be independent, but I think I could have eventually learned this later in life without wasting a semester of college/ "

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11/05/2019 Truly An Amazing Experience!!! SEA Semester: Programs at Sea - Marine Biodiversity & Conservation

"I learned so much, how to lead, how to sail, working in close quarters with different people and as a seamless team, as well as how to make decisions in unique situations. Also the science experience was really helpful in determining what I want to do after college "

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11/04/2019 Growth In Geneva Geneva Graduate Institute - Undergraduate Semester Programme

"I learned about myself and what I want to do in the future "

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11/04/2019 Sea Will Break You Down But Maybe In A Good Way SEA Semester: The Global Ocean

"It was the hardest thing that I have ever done and I discovered so much of my own strength and identity but i was in a mentally poor place the entire time and did not feel supported."

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11/03/2019 Amazing ISA Study Abroad in Amsterdam, The Netherlands

"This experience was very special and allowed me to be self-reflective and i think because there was time to focus on myself and not be so stressed about academics, it made it worthwhile. "

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10/29/2019 It Was Great London School of Economics (LSE): Direct Enrollment in LSE Summer School

"It was great except I cannot choose my courses for next year and almost had a panic attack since I thought my transcript didn't send properly because of this rating program :) "

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10/22/2019 Build Listening/Speaking Skills, Not So Much Writing/Reading Wellesley College: Aix-en-Provence - Wellesley-in-Aix

"Both my ability and confidence in speaking and understanding spoken French improved dramatically. However, because many courses in France had little work during the semester (and then big papers or exams at the end) I got much less practice reading and especially writing than I did taking French classes in the US. I loved the ..."

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10/20/2019 Fun London School of Economics (LSE): London - General Course, Year-Long Study Abroad Programme

"I learned a new form of essay writing as expected of UK institutions, and how to take time off. "

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10/04/2019 Great Year In London SOAS, University of London: London - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"Learned a lot about living in a city, and attending a larger, research uni"

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10/02/2019 Had A Great Social Experience, Not Academic American University of Paris: Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"Had a good time getting to know the city and people"

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10/02/2019 Pretty Fruitful With A Few Occasions Of Cultural Clashes. National Theater Institute: NTI Semester

"it was certainly worthwhile. time management. explore theatre in different fields and cultures. "

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10/01/2019 Beautiful City, Lots Of Studying Columbia University: Kyoto - Kyoto Consortium for Japanese Studies / KCJS

" I learned a lot about Japanese culture and how different it is to interact with people in daily life there."

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09/27/2019 A Great Experience American University of Paris: Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"It’s always interesting to be in another country, particularly because it is when I reaches my identity and how I view/and how I’m viewed outside of the American context. "

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09/24/2019 An Eye Opening Experience CIEE: Legon - Arts + Sciences

"There are so many different people in this world living in different ways. Slow down and take the time to understand each other"

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09/22/2019 A Whirlwind In Amsterdam Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam: Amsterdam - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"I gained so much insight into a different way of living. It was so worthwhile I cannot recommend it enough to other people. "

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09/20/2019 Very Little Biochemistry Learning, Very Much Hong Kong Culture Learning. University of Hong Kong / HKU: Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"I failed one class, but it was a great time off from being at Wellesley. I realized failing classes aren't so bad. And taking time off is very healthy. Being with family for so long made me much closer to them. I loved my time outside of school there. Earning credits was just a bonus."

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09/19/2019 Engaging Academics, Amazing International Experience London School of Economics (LSE): London - General Course, Year-Long Study Abroad Programme

"new insights into policy and international politics, friends, confidence, and yes all worthwhile"

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09/18/2019 Adventures In Tokyo Middlebury Schools Abroad: Middlebury in Tokyo

"I loved living in Japan, it was amazing to experience the culture, especially being a student. Yes, it was worthwhile."

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09/18/2019 Spring Semester In Ghana CIEE: Legon - Arts + Sciences

"To spend a semester in a less-conventional destination and gain intercultural experiences there were eye-opening. "

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