Have you dreamt of exploring the lush, green hills of Ireland? To immerse yourself
in the Japanese language and culture? To take a selfie with a camel? The entire world
is your classroom, so what’s stopping you?
Whether you go for a week or a year, your education abroad experience will expand
your resume as well as your photo albums! In addition to enrolling in classes that
fulfill your major and general degree requirements, you can also volunteer, intern
and work abroad in fields related to your academic, professional and extra-curricular
It’s never too early to start planning! Complete just
a few simple steps that will help you research program types, locations and financial aid options. You
can also learn from other Gamecocks who have gone abroad in the past.
And our education abroad resources are not exclusively for students!
UofSC faculty and staff can lead short-term programs, develop exchange agreements with other universities
and partake in professional engagements overseas. We also have resources that will
help you to properly advise your students interested in education abroad.
Incoming exchange students and partners can find resources for applying to study at UofSC, navigating course and housing
selections and learn how to adjust to a different academic and social culture once
Your Adventure Starts Today!
Schedule an appointment with our office staff. We’re happy to answer any questions you have before filling out your application. We can't wait to help you find the education abroad opportunity that will enrich
your UofSC experience!
COVID-19: Testimonials from Abroad
Skyla Lewis, a sophomore who studied in Florence, had this to say about her time abroad:
"I'm thankful. Italy and its people are what I'll miss the most. In just one month,
the people of Florence made it feel like a second home." Read more from our students
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