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Argentine Universities Program

Buenos Aires, Argentina

Buenos Aires offers the best of big-city living with fascinating social and economic dynamics. Mix and match classes between the largest, most prestigious university in Argentina and smaller universities offering intimate experiences. Enjoy world-class theater, music, film, sports, and museums, or simply people-watch while sipping coffee at a sidewalk café.

Finance Options

Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!

Minimum GPA
2.5
Language Prerequisite
4 semesters of university-level Spanish or equivalent
What does this mean?

Learn how NGOs, universities, governments, researchers, and students work together to rally for justice. As you study feminism, ethnic minorities, and sexual diversity and do an internship in an NGO dedicated to human rights, you become part of the solution against discrimination and violence in this dynamic city.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
2.5
Language Prerequisite
4 semesters of university-level Spanish or equivalent
What does this mean?

Mix and match classes from among Latin America's top universities for business, history, sociology (and more) during the day, while taking in a vibrant, modern art scene by night. Want to be part of the café culture while working on research? You'll find yourself at home in Santiago!

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
2.75
Language Prerequisite
4 semesters of university-level Spanish or equivalent
What does this mean?

Universidad Nacional Partnership

Heredia, Costa Rica

Nestled between mountains, Heredia offers a unique Latin American experience. You'll find great academic opportunities at top-ranked Universidad Nacional, all within the reach of ecological sites, national parks, beautiful beaches, and nearby hiking trails. So, sit back and enjoy a fresh cup of Costa Rican coffee as you embrace the Pura Vida.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
2.75
Language Prerequisite
4 semesters of university level or equivalent
What does this mean?

With a combination of both Irish and British identities, "Ireland's Oxbridge," aka the Queen's University of Belfast, offers you a glimpse into Northern Ireland's role in the United Kingdom. Challenge yourself academically, explore the city of Belfast's rich political history, and immerse yourself in this one of a kind culture.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
2.8
Language Prerequisite
None

Can you imagine setting agendas for an MP meeting with the Security Council or co-authoring investigative reports for a campaign initiative? As an Intern in the Scottish Parliament, you will take Political Science courses from a top-ranked European university while completing research and interning with a Member of the Scottish Parliament.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
3.0
Language Prerequisite
None

Dive into your discipline with Oxford's tutorial system! You will be a Visiting Student at a specific college, and will focus your studies on your major and minor subjects. Most tutorials will be one-on-one or small group meetings between students and tutors, though some science subjects have lectures as well.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
3.7
Language Prerequisite
None

In Mérida, Yucatán, explore how Mexico balances 21st century realities with the enduring influence of the pre-Hispanic Mayan empire. Through the Mérida Universities Program, which includes multi-day excursions to Mexico City and San Cristobal de las Casas, Chiapas, you will interact with complexities of the local culture and learn how the Mayan influence is thread differently throughout Mexico.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
2.5
Language Prerequisite
4 semesters of college-level Spanish or the equivalent
What does this mean?

Ulster University Partnership

Belfast, Coleraine, Londonderry, Newtownabbey, Ireland

At Ulster, you will learn of a country that used peaceful reconciliation to overcome conflicting visions of national identity. Whether you're pursuing a concentration in Peace & Conflict Studies, Irish Studies, or Irish Cultural Studies; or simply taking classes in your major, the atmosphere will inspire you.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
3.0
Language Prerequisite
None

AUP – Cinema in Argentina

Buenos Aires, Argentina

Do you want to examine social issues through the creation of audiovisual art? Experience Argentina's passion for cinema. Join students from across Latin America to study at the prestigious Fundacion Universidad del Cine. This immersive program combines university coursework with rotating film production workshops where you create your own film while observing Argentine movies.

Finance Options

Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!

Minimum GPA
2.5
Language Prerequisite
4 semesters of university-level Spanish or equivalent
What does this mean?

Would you like to use your Spanish skills in a career? Training in translation can help get you there, especially the skills you develop in this hands-on internship-style experience. Build your language ability in and out of class, at the theater, opera, with your host family, and more.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
2.5
Language Prerequisite
5 semesters of university-level Spanish or equivalent
What does this mean?

Contemporary India

Pune, India

Head to Pune to discover contemporary India! Explore the unique issues facing the world's largest democracy as a multi-cultural society and rising superpower. Courses span from social justice to development economics as well as an intensive field-based component. Plus, you will live in a homestay to become part of an Indian family's life and traditions.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
2.5
Language Prerequisite
None

Centrally located Hertford College is one of Oxford's oldest colleges, but it has not let its history hold it back from embracing the modern. One of the first colleges to go co-educational in 1974, Hertford continues to welcome a diverse student body.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
3.75
Language Prerequisite
None

If you believe in taking an informed and innovative approach to problem solving, you'll find your home at UCL. You can tackle global issues from multiple perspectives in your classes, whether that's by creating art, studying citizenship, or preparing for a career in global health.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
3.3
Language Prerequisite
None

Diversity and Coexistence

Jerusalem, Israel

Explore the intersections between identity, religion, nationalism and diversity in the city of coexistence Jerusalem. In the classroom, and through unique opportunities to engage with local communities, you will gain fresh insights on identity theory and politics of social movements in the Middle East, the United States, and around the world today.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
3.0
Language Prerequisite
None

Examine how public health policy is shaped by today's social, economic, and political currents and ultimately put into practice in the world's most populous country. Gain hands-on experience in globally relevant health topics by pursuing a directed research project or an internship with a local or international organization.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
2.5
Language Prerequisite
None

Peru is a melting pot of people, world-recognized cuisine, music and dance from Africa, Asia and Europe, combined with local indigenous populations. Want to get involved in social, economic and political issues through community service and research? Our community-based learning component gives you firsthand experience by working with NGOs.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
2.5
Language Prerequisite
4 semesters of university-level Spanish or equivalent
What does this mean?

AUP – Literature in Argentina

Buenos Aires, Argentina

Take your love of literature to the next level! Join Professor Martin Kohan, award winning author of Dos veces junio to examine the works of Borges, Cortázar, and Puig, and more. Their words call you to Buenos Aires to sit in their favorite cafes, while you intern in a publishing house or delve into a writing workshop.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
2.5
Language Prerequisite
4 semesters of university-level Spanish or equivalent
What does this mean?

This program offers you access to over 120 of UQ's student clubs and societies and amazing athletic facilities, all less than three miles from the center of dynamic Brisbane, Australia's third largest city. UQ is a comprehensive research institution with over 40 specialist teaching and research centers, including Australia's largest university marine research station on the Great Barrier Reef.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
2.9
Language Prerequisite
None

AUP – Human Rights: Genocide

Buenos Aires, Argentina

Argentina is recognized worldwide for their policies in defense of human rights. Study with Professor Daniel Feierstein, advisor to the U.N. and Director of the Center for Genocide Studies while you intern in organizations of critical importance to the search for truth and justice. Be part of history as it is being made.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
2.5
Language Prerequisite
4 semesters of university-level Spanish or equivalent
What does this mean?

Griffith University Partnership

Gold Coast, Australia

Spend a semester in the Sunshine State. Live and Study by the beach at the Gold Coast campus in Surfer's Paradise. Or, if art and music is your thing, study at Griffith's art and music schools on the banks of the Brisbane River.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
2.5
Language Prerequisite
None

Australia's first university is located in one of the most exciting areas of Sydney, with the quirky, offbeat suburbs of Newtown and Glebe stretched around it. An enormous, urban campus, University of Sydney is modelled after Oxford and Cambridge in England, and it is perfect for students that love coffee, live music and the arts, bookshops, and libraries. The business school is the only one in Australia to have AACSB accreditation for both Accounting and Finance. With more than 100 teaching departments organized into 16 faculties you are sure to find the courses you need!

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
2.8
Language Prerequisite
None

Study at Australia's #1 university in the heart of the world's most livable city. Arts and culture imbues Melbourne's many laneways, markets, arcades and neighborhoods. Melbournians love coffee and food and love to be out and about. This is one of Australia's leading higher education institutions, with top ten world rankings in education, law, linguistics, psychology, accounting and finance, and medicine.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
3.0
Language Prerequisite
None

AUP – Directed Research in Argentina

Buenos Aires, Argentina

What are you passionate about? Do you want to study the underground art scene or how politics affects daily life? An expert in your field will work one-on-one with you to design a research project and develop your research and writing skills. You might go on to publish or present your work.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
2.5
Language Prerequisite
4 semesters of university-level Spanish or equivalent
What does this mean?

AUP – Intensive Spanish

Buenos Aires, Argentina

Let the city be your classroom! Designed to support your transition to an advanced Spanish speaker, you'll get personalized support and over 80 hours of Spanish instruction, while exploring classes that match your interests. Your Spanish will soar while admiring art, scoring a goal, debating politics, deconstructing a play, or requesting the next dance.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
2.5
Language Prerequisite
4 semesters of university-level Spanish or equivalent
What does this mean?

Dive into your academics at one of Scotland's ancient and most research-intensive institutions. There are countless ways to immerse yourself into Scottish culture at this large campus in an exciting city, whether by taking a service learning course in Public Policy, studying Functional Anatomy or even Bagpiping.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
3.0
Language Prerequisite
None

Summer in Shanghai

Shanghai, China

Spend your summer in China's biggest city and financial center! Whether you focus on your language skills, fulfill degree requirements, or complete a full-time internship—Shanghai is the ideal destination to pursue your goals and deepen your understanding of China's rise on the world stage.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
2.0
Language Prerequisite
None

Jerusalem is your living classroom for the summer as you explore its political, sexual, ethnic and religious diversity. Delve into a four-week exploration of identity, immigration and multiculturalism in Jerusalem as you interact with and learn more about Israel's many ethnic and religious communities.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
2.0
Language Prerequisite
None

Spend your summer studying the rich culture, history and literature of Argentina, living in the distinct urban sophistication of Buenos Aires. Museums, opera and cinemas mix comfortably with the sounds of soccer, Zumba, and Tai Chi in the city's welcoming plazas and parks, waiting for you to dive right in.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
2.0
Language Prerequisite
4 semesters of university-level Spanish or equivalent
What does this mean?

Dive into the Summer Irish Studies program, where you can study Ireland's rich history in this coastal town. Also known as the cultural heart of the country, Galway is the perfect place to immerse yourself in Irish language and literature. Make the most of your summer experience by studying in Ireland's "most Irish" city!

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
2.8
Language Prerequisite
None