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About My Study Abroad

The University of Illinois uses an online platform called “My Study Abroad” to house program information, applications, and communicate with you about deadlines and program requirements. All programs, regardless of sponsor, can be found in My Study Abroad. Each program title begins with an acronym that designates its sponsoring unit.  All of the programs within My Study Abroad have been approved by the university. Utilize this online search to explore program options and find one that aligns with your interests and goals.

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Program Types

Exchange Program

Exchange programs involve the reciprocal exchange of students between Illinois and our partner institutions abroad.

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Direct Enroll Program

Direct Enroll programs refer to students from Illinois who enroll directly as non-degree seeking international students at our partner institutions abroad.

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Provider Program

Providers are organizations (colleges or universities, nonprofit organizations, for-profit businesses, or consortiums) that offer education abroad programs and services to students from a variety of institutions.

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Customized Short-Term Program

Customized short-term programs are Illinois courses that are led and taught by either Illinois faculty or professional staff.  Traditionally, these programs are brief in duration and take place during academic breaks.

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