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Study Abroad

GWSB students have numerous options for their study abroad experience in locations all over the world. Typically, GWSB students go abroad Fall or Spring of their junior year. The GWSB Advising Center works closely with GW's Office for Study Abroad to assist students as they make decisions about their study abroad experience.

Why should I study abroad?

  • Broaden your firsthand experience with cultures and viewpoints
  • Meet people from different backgrounds and cultures
  • Gain new insights and perspectives while building new relationships
  • Discover new talents and career interests
  • Expand your employment qualifications and opportunities
  • Learn a new language
  • Engage with students in an international setting

Who do I talk to about studying abroad?

Office for Study Abroad Advisors in Colonial Crossroads can assist you with:

  • Regional advising - narrowing down where you want to study abroad
  • Tier structure/financing study abroad
  • Transferring credits back to GW
  • Application information and deadlines

GWSB Study Abroad Advisors in the Advising Center can assist you with:

  • Reviewing your degree requirements
  • Seeing if/when studying abroad is an option with your curriculum
  • Suggesting what courses to look for abroad and reserve for GW
  • Resources for the course approval process

If you have questions pertaining to your academics and studying abroad, you can request an appointment with the appropriate GWSB advisor by calling 202.994.7027.

Last Names A-La: Natalie McLemore

Last Names Le-Z: Helen Iasnik

Check out these links for more information on Study Abroad: