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Education Abroad

Have your questions answered

Q&A session - with Heather Pollock, Study Abroad coordinator

Posted by The University of Akron on Thursday, June 18, 2020

New Exchange Programs

See our new partner schools in Australia, Egypt and Greece


What we do

The Education Abroad (study abroad) department is dedicated to helping you explore opportunities to experience other cultures while earning credits toward your degree program. We also understand that you are searching for a program that will be the right fit for your budget, time and personal goals.

Before we meet, watch this introductory video to gain an understanding of the different kinds of study abroad opportunities available to you as a UA student.


Four basic types of programs

  1. Exchange Programs

  2. Third-Party Programs

  3. Direct Enroll Programs

Once you choose a program, it's time to GET STARTED.


Dispatch from Tahiti

Check out one of our more recent study abroad groups

UA students researched geckos and fish in Tahiti as part of a 2019 vertebrate zoology course.