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. We can help you make your choice!


Basic types of programs

  1. Exchange Programs
    • Some of our partner schools include: Australia, Egypt and Greece

  2. Third-Party Programs

  3. UA Faculty-Led Short-Term Programs

Once you choose a program, it's time to Get Started.


Have your questions answered!

Q&A session with Heather Pollock, Study Abroad coordinator. Video recorded January 22, 2021

Watch previous Q&A video recorded on June 18, 2020.

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.

Heather Pollock

Education Abroad Coordinator
Heather Pollock


Contact us

Education Abroad Office
International Center
Simmons Hall 205
330-972-7231
edabroad@uakron.edu

Mon - Fri 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.


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