Study Abroad

Make sure you're ready for life outside college by gaining some cultural competence. UW-Madison offers over 110 study abroad programs geared towards your interests. Instruction is in a wide array of languages including English and time spent abroad is determined by you. Which country are you heading to?

  • Build independence and confidence
  • Learn a new language
  • Make friends across the world
  • Compliment your academics with international experience
  • Gain a unique perspective on the world
  • Challenge yourself with new ideas, foods, and ways of life

Look below for opportunities to learn more!

Study Abroad Resources

International Academic Programs: Interested in studying in another country? UW-Madison offers more than 180 study-abroad programs in 51 countries around the world in every discipline on campus.

Global LEAD Program: Spend your summer experiencing leadership and service abroad with Global LEAD in Ecuador, Greece or Cape Town.   Global LEAD combines adrenaline adventures, upper-level class credit and hands-on service work for an incredible summer experience. Contact: Carolyn Prebil ( - 612.508.6187)