Faculty led Global Learning Programs

Due to COVID-19, Global Learning Faculty-led Programs are cancelled through Summer 2021. Individual student study abroad resumes in January 2021 to US Department of State Level 1 and 2 countries, inasmuch that such countries would permit a US traveler to enter with a student visa.

University updates can be found: https://www.wwu.edu/coronavirus.

The first step to studying abroad on a Global Learning Program is to review the Western Abroad 101 session information and complete the submission form at the bottom of the page.

Group of students on a trek in the mountains of Nepal

Program Options

Faculty-led Global Learning Program

  • WWU faculty organize and lead academic programs abroad
  • Quarter, summer, and academic breaks
  • Earn WWU credits and learn from WWU faculty abroad while studying with other WWU students
  • Pay tuition and fees at WWU in addition to a program fee for onsite costs

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Research, Fellowships & Grants

  • Liz Partolan-Fray Memorial Scholarship for Education Abroad

    This scholarship is designed to support underrepresented students to participate in international education. Two $500 scholarships will be awarded to WWU students who are participating in a summer Global Learning program led by WWU faculty member. 

    Award amount: $500



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Krista Mantello

Program Support Supervisor

Office: Miller Hall 205A