Application deadline for 2019 Taught Abroad spring and summer programs is January 15th 2019.

Application deadline for Term abroad opportunities is March 31st 2019.

Application deadline for Washington Centre Internships are October 15th 2018, February 15th 2019 and April 15th 2019.

No matter your area of study, whether you want to be away for two weeks or an entire year, or if you want to travel alone or in a group there are many options to choose from. 

Quick facts
  • Offered during Term 1/2 or summer
  • You take a U of S class abroad, 
    with U of S professor and students
  • You have the chance to partake in internships and practicums

Spring/Summer Taught Abroad Programs

Prague, Czech Replubic

DRAM 286.3 - Studies in Theatre Centres
May 27 - June 16, 2019

Gain both a theoretical and practical understanding of the world of theatre through the mediums of theatrical design, performance, scenography and architecture.

Asturias, Spain

GEOL 405.3/898 - International Field Studies
May 3 - 16, 2019

Gain understanding of the Earth system and the international character of Geology. Students will observe, analyze and interpret geological relationships and processes through integrating sedimentologic and ichnologic datasets.


POLS 398.3 - Travel Study Japan: Society, Business and Politics 
June 8 - 23, 2019

You will examine the social and cultural roots of contemporary Japan, connecting the country’s rich and diverse history with the technological, economic, political and social developments of today.

Copenhagen, Denmark

PLAN 298.3 - Humanistic Urban Design: Copenhagen 
July 1-6, 2019

Explore the various ways in which the public realm in Copenhagen has been privileged over the realm of the private vehicle to benefit public comfort, health and wellbeing, safety and enjoyment.

Melbourne, Australia

INDG 498.3 - Remembering Resistance: Urban Indigenous Australia and Colonization 
July 1 - 15, 2019

Partake in an experiential learning opportunity exploring the experience of urban Indigenous people of Melbourne, the traditional homelands of the Wurundjeri people.

Term Programs

Marburg, Germany

Two GERM 200-level classes (15-credit units) 
January – May, 2020
Philipps Universität

You will take two language classes and a literature/culture seminar at Philipps Universität, one of the oldest universities in the world.

Guadalajara, Mexico

Five SPAN 200 & 300-level classes (15-credit units) 
January – May, 2020
University of Guadalajara

You will take five language classes while living with a Mexican family and get a better sense of the city’s society and culture.

Other Opportunities

Washington, DC

Washington Center Internship 
Winter Term 2019 / Fall Term 2019
The Washington Center

You will be provided with internships working for government agencies, businesses or NGOs in Washington. Additionally, you will also take an academic course from the Washington Center.



To be eligible for acceptance to the Study Abroad Program students are:

  • required to have a minimum of 65% Cumulative Weighted Average (C.W.A.)
  • must have completed or be in the process of completing 30 credit units at the time of application
  • must meet individual course prerequisites, please see the U of S Course and Program Catalogue

Required Documents

The following will need to be completed/submitted in order to be considered a complete application:

  • Online application form including a Statement of Interest
  • Resume to be attached to the application form
  • Academic Reference form - submitted by referee, not to be included in the application form

For more information about the above programs please visit Arts 921 or email

Contact us

Drop by the International Student and Study Abroad Centre and speak to one of our International Education officers about our great selection of study-abroad opportunities, funding or travel safety.

Tuesday 1-4 pm
Wednesday 9 am-noon
Thursday 1-4 pm

No appointment required.