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  • Locations: Amsterdam, Netherlands; Auckland, New Zealand; Barcelona, Spain; Beijing, China; Berlin, Germany; Buenos Aires, Argentina; Cape Town, South Africa; Christchurch, New Zealand; Dublin, Ireland; Freiburg, Germany; Galapagos Islands, Ecuador; Granada, Spain; Istanbul, Turkey; Kunming, China; London, United Kingdom; London, United Kingdom; Madrid, Spain; Milan, Italy; Nagoya, Japan; Nantes, France; Nice, France; Oxford, United Kingdom; Paris, France; Quito, Ecuador; Rabat, Morocco; Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; Rome, Italy; Salamanca, Spain; Santiago, Chile; Shanghai, China; Sydney, Australia; Tokyo, Japan; Vienna, Austria
  • Program Terms: Autumn Semester, SpringSemester(W/Sp), Summer A-Term, Summer B-Term, Summer Quarter
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There are currently no active application cycles for this program.
Program Information:

Apply Directly to IES Abroad. UW Students automatically receive $2000 off for semester programs!

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  Location Various locations throughout the world!
Summer A, Summer B, Full Summer
Autumn and Spring Semester
  Credits 5-25 UW credits available
  Eligibility Sophomore standing or above by time of  
departure; min. 2.75 GPA
  Language see specific program for details
  Advisers Mike Renes |
Shannon Quinn 
various, see program for details
  General IES Abroad believes that every student should have the opportunity to go abroad – especially in a fun, safe, and superior academic and cultural environment. With more than 120 study abroad programs in over 30 global locations worldwide, IES Abroad creates authentic global education and life-affirming cultural experiences.


About IES Abroad

Mission-- IES Abroad educates students to become global leaders through premier study abroad and internship programs, which offer students worldwide experiential learning opportunities that meet the highest standards of academic quality.

Vision-- The for the future remains connected to the original IES Abroad program in 1950...a world filled with interculturally competent leaders who have both the understanding and skills to effectively, humanely, and positively navigate across different cultures, in politics, education, business, or the non-profit sector. 

Philosophy-- IES Abroad is committed to placing the interests of their students first, to the delivery of superior academic programs, and to providing excellent service to students and educational partners around the world. These are their highest priorities.


A Passport to Global Citizenship

IES Abroad creates a journey—an exhilarating challenge of academics and cultural immersion—an unmatched global educational experience. Their world-class faculty and demanding, relevant courses engage and inspire students as they discover unexpected ways of learning both inside and outside the classroom.

Soon, their students find themselves at the intersection of language proficiency and intercultural communication as they learn to navigate the world as 21st century global citizens. Here's how they do it:
  • More than 130 academic programs
  • Programs in 35+ cities and 21 countries
  • More than 1,200 IES Abroad courses taught by qualified international faculty
  • Housing options secured and vetted by IES Abroad, including homestays, residence halls with local university students, and/or apartments (often with a local resident assistant)
  • More than $2.5 million in IES Abroad scholarships and aid available
  • Option to take courses at one of their international partner universities alongside local students
  • Access to organized field trips and cultural events


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