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Faculty-Led courses are short-term UW classes, taught by UW professors - in another country! These classes are usually taught during the winter and summer breaks, and are between 2 and 9 weeks long. For more information about a faculty-led course, click on the course title. Contact the professor directly to apply.
Featured Programs
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Exchange Bilateral: Al Akhawayn University (Exchange) Ifrane, Morocco
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: In this exchange program, the student pays UW tuition and fees.  Classes in English!  Excellent programs for Engineering students. AUI_Fact-Sheet.pdf
Exchange Bilateral: Alpen-Adria Universitaet Klagenfurt (Exchange) Klagenfurt, Austria
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: In this exchange program, the student pays UW tuition and fees. 
Exchange Bilateral: Asia Pacific University (APU) (Exchange) Beppu, Japan
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: In this exchange program, the student pays UW tuition and fees.  Classes in English! 
Exchange Bilateral: Catholic University of Eichstatt-Ingolstadt (Exchange) Eichstatt-Ingolstadt, Germany
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: In this exchange program, the student pays UW tuition and fees. 
Exchange Bilateral: EM Strasbourg Business School (Exchange) Strasbourg, France
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: In this exchange program, the student pays UW tuition and fees.  AACSB accredited business classes, taught in English. 
Exchange Bilateral: Hochschule Mannheim (Exchange) Mannheim, Germany
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: In this exchange program, the student pays UW tuition and fees.  An excellent program for College of Engineering students!  Internships are available.   
Exchange Bilateral: Hochschule Pforzheim (Exchange) Pforzheim, Germany
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: In this exchange program, the student pays UW tuition and fees.  AACSB accredited for business.  Also offers programs in engineering. 
Exchange Bilateral: Kazakhstan Institute of Management, Economics, and Research Strategies (KIMEP) (Exchange) Almaty, Kazakhstan
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
Exchange Bilateral: Kobe College (Exchange) Kobe, Japan
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: In this exchange program, the student pays UW tuition and fees.  Classes in English!  Study at this university is limited to female students.
Exchange Bilateral: Linnaeus University (Exchange) Kalmar, Sweden; Vaxjo, Sweden
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: In this exchange program, the student pays UW tuition and fees.  Classes in English. 
Exchange Bilateral: Middle East Technical University (METU) (Exchange) Ankara, Turkey
Terms: Description: In this exchange program, the student pays UW tuition and fees.  An excellent program for College of Engineering students or students wishing to study Arabic.   
Exchange Bilateral: Nanyang Technological University (NTU) (Exchange) Singapore, Singapore
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring, Summer Description: In this exchange program, the student pays UW tuition and fees.  Excellent engineering program.  Classes are taught in English. 
Exchange Bilateral: National Dong Hwa University (Exchange) Shoufeng Township, Taiwan
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: In this exchange program, the student pays UW tuition and fees.  Classes in English! 
Exchange Bilateral: Pontifica Universidad Catolica del Peru (Exchange) Lima, Peru
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: In this exchange program, the student pays UW tuition and fees. 
Exchange Bilateral: Queensland University of Technology (QUT) (Exchange) Brisbane, Australia
Terms: Academic Year, Academic Year (SH), Semester 1 (SH), Semester 2 (SH) Description: In this exchange program, the student pays UW tuition and fees.  Excellent engineering programs! 
Exchange Bilateral: Saitama University (Exchange) Saitama, Japan
Terms: Academic Year, Fall Description: In this exchange program, the student pays UW tuition and fees.  Classes in English!  Please note that this program is one calendar year in length. 
Exchange Bilateral: Saitama University Summer (Exchange) Saitama, Japan
Terms: Summer Description: Summer Program2017(Saitama University).pdf Students participating in this program pay UW tuition and fees.
Exchange Bilateral: Shanghai Normal University (Exchange) Shanghai, China
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: In this exchange program, the student pays UW tuition and fees. 
Exchange Bilateral: Shanghai University (Exchange) Shanghai, China
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: In this exchange program, the student pays UW tuition and fees. 
Exchange Bilateral: Sungkyunkwan University (Exchange) Seoul, South Korea
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: In this exchange program, the student pays UW tuition and fees. 
Exchange Bilateral: Swansea University (Exchange) Swansea, Wales, United Kingdom
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: The exchange at Swansea University is full for the Fall 2018 semester.  Priority for this exchange is given to Mechanical Engineering majors. 2017-18 Application Factsheet for Incoming Visiting & Exchange Students.pdf
Exchange Bilateral: Tohoku University (Exchange) Sendai, Japan
Terms: Academic Year, Fall Description: In this exchange program, the student pays UW tuition and fees.  Classes in English!  Click on the program title for application information and a link to the university website.  Please note that this program is one calendar year in l [...]
Exchange Bilateral: Universidad Autonoma de Yucatan (UADY) (Exchange) Merida, Mexico
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: In this exchange program, the student pays UW tuition and fees.  Click on the program title for application information and a link to the university website.
Exchange Bilateral: Universidad de las Americas Puebla (UDLAP) (Exchange) Puebla, Mexico
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description:       This information is primarily for exchange or visiting students who enter UDLAP through the International Office. This information is subject to change and may vary depending on period, time and any unexpected [...]
Exchange Bilateral: Universidad del Valle de Guatemala (Exchange) Guatemala City, Guatemala
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: In this exchange program, the student pays UW tuition and fees.  Click on the program title for application information and a link to the university website.
Exchange Bilateral: University of Birmingham (Exchange) Birmingham, United Kingdom
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: The exchange at the University of Birmingham is full for the 2018/2019 Academic Year. In this exchange program, the student pays UW tuition and fees.  Due to high interest in this program, placement is limited.  Please be prepared to ex plore[...]
Exchange Bilateral: University of East Anglia (Exchange) Norwich, United Kingdom
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
Exchange Bilateral: University of Essex (Exchange) Colchester, United Kingdom
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: The exchange program at the University of Essex is now full for the 2018/2019 Academic Year.
Exchange Bilateral: University of New England (Exchange) Armidale, Australia
Terms: Academic Year (SH), Semester 1 (SH), Semester 2 (SH) Description: In this exchange program, the student pays UW tuition and fees.  Excellent programs for agriculture students! Click on the program title for application information and a link to the university website.
Exchange Bilateral: University of Oldenburg (Exchange) Oldenburg, Germany
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring, Summer Description: Majority of courses are taught in German A list of classes and seminars taught in English can be provided upon request.  A course catalog is available online at https://elearning.uni-oldenburg.de/plugins.php/veranstaltungsverzeichnis/englishmod ules/index.[...]
Exchange Bilateral: University of Oldenburg Summer Language Program (Exchange) Oldenburg, Germany
Terms: Summer Description: In this exchange program, the student pays UW tuition and fees.  A very affordable intensive German language program in Germany!  Click on the program title for application information and a link to the university website.
Exchange Bilateral: University of Queensland (Exchange) Brisbane, Australia
Terms: Academic Year (SH), Semester 1 (SH), Semester 2 (SH) Description: The exchange program at the University of Queensland is now full for the 2017/18 academic year. Places in this exchange program are extremely limited and competitive.  Please be prepared to discuss alternate study abroad/exchange options.
Exchange Bilateral: University of Southern Denmark (Exchange) Odense, Denmark
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: In this exchange program, the student pays UW tuition and fees.  Click on the program title for application information and a link to the university website.
Exchange Bilateral: University of Stirling (Exchange) Stirling, Scotland, United Kingdom
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: Students in this exchange program pay UW tuition and fees.  Click on the program title for application information and a link to the university website.  Due to high interest in this program, placement is extremely limited.  Please be [...]
Exchange Bilateral: University of the Sunshine Coast (Exchange) Sippy Downs, Australia
Terms: Academic Year (SH), Semester 1 (SH), Semester 2 (SH) Description: In this exchange program, the student pays UW tuition and fees.  Click on the program title for application information and a link to the university website.  Exchange positions are limited.  UW students unable to participate in an exc hange[...]
Exchange Bilateral: Université Clermont Auvergne (Exchange) Clermont-Ferrand, France
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: In this exchange program, the student pays UW tuition and fees.  Click on the program title for application information and a link to the university website.
Exchange Bilateral: Université François-Rabelais Tours (Exchange) Tours, France
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: In this exchange program, the student pays UW tuition and fees.  Classes are taught in French.  Click on the program title for application information and a link to the university website.
Exchange Bilateral: Université de Strasbourg (Exchange) Strasbourg, France
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: In this exchange program, the student pays UW tuition and fees.  A minimum of level B2 in French is required for study at this university.
Exchange Bilateral: Utrecht University (Exchange) Utrecht, Netherlands
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: In this exchange program, the student pays UW tuition and fees.  Classes in English!  Click on the program title for application information and a link to the university website. Academic Calendar 2018-2019 Semester 1:  3 September [...]
Exchange Bilateral: Zeppelin University (Exchange) Friedrichshafen, Germany
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: In this exchange program, the student pays UW tuition and fees.  Classes in English!  This is an excellent program for students interested in international studies and political science.  Click on the program title for application info rmation[...]
Faculty-Led: A History of Medicine Bologna, Italy; Cambridge, United Kingdom; Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom; Florence, Italy; Gatwick, United Kingdom; Glasgow, United Kingdom; London, United Kingdom; Padua, Italy; Venice, Italy
Terms: January Description: This class spends 7 days in London exploring various aspects of the history of medicine, from how medical collections developed from cabinets of curiosity, the role of health spas in the 19th century to the development of mental hospitals. A day trip [...]
Faculty-Led: Alpine Climate and Culture Chamonix, France; Geneva, Switzerland; Refuge de Loriaz, Switzerland
Terms: Summer Description: Alpine Climate & Culture in Chamonix, France (This page is for informational purposes.  Students must be approved to join the program [see application link below] prior to submitting an application through this portal). Cours e[...]
Faculty-Led: An Adventure in Italian Culture, History, Architecture, Science and Cuisine Florence, Italy; Genoa, Italy; Milano, Italy; Napoli, Italy; Padua, Italy; Pisa, Italy; Pompeii, Italy; Ravello, Italy; Rome, Italy
Terms: January Description: Join a 19-day journey through Italy this 2018 January term.  This adventure will highlight the historical and influential advances in western and Italian culture, architecture, science and cuisine from the Roman Empire, through the Renaissa nce[...]
Faculty-Led: Archaeological Field School in Peru Cajamarca, Peru; Lima, Peru
Terms: Summer Description: The Cajamarca Archaeological Program is a long term investigation of the prehistory of the northern Peruvian highlands, the home of the prehispanic Cajamarca Culture. The central questions the program seeks to address include: What was the nature [...]
Faculty-Led: Archaeology Field School in Italy: Excavations at the Villa del Vergigno Florence, Italy; Montelupo Fiorentino, Italy
Terms: Summer Description: The University of Wyoming announces an archaeological excavation and field school in Tuscany, Italy. The project includes excavations of an extensive Roman villa (1st century B.C.E. – 6th century C.E.) and field surveys of an adjacent medieval [...]
Faculty-Led: Art and Culture in Northern Italy Bologna, Italy; Ferrara, Italy; Florence, Italy; Mantua, Italy; Padua, Italy; Ravenna, Italy; Venice, Italy
Terms: January Description: ART 4790-01 Art and Culture in Northern Italy This upper division study abroad seminar (fulfills Com 3) is offered through the department of Art and Art History, and will take place in northern Italy during J-term, 2019. We will be study ing[...]
Faculty-Led: CGE Jordan Summer Language Program Amman, Jordan; Sharm Al Sheikh, Egypt
Terms: Summer
Faculty-Led: Cambridge Summer Law Institute Cambridge, United Kingdom
Terms: Summer
Faculty-Led: Chinese Language Intensive Study Program Beijing, China; Harbin, China; Shanghai, China
Terms: Summer Description: CHIN 2041: Summer Intensive Chinese Study Program (3 UW credits + 9 credits transferred from the Harbin Institute of Technology) The University of Wyoming Chinese Language Program will offer students a unique opportunity to participate in an 8-we ek[...]
Faculty-Led: Collegiate Chorale Bilbao, Spain; Lasarte, Spain; Lourdes, France
Terms: Fall Description: Please note that this program is open only to students in UW's Collegiate Chorale.
Faculty-Led: Conflict Transformation and Social Justice Belfast, United Kingdom
Terms: Summer Description:   CONFLICT TRANSFORMATION AND SOCIAL JUSTICE INTERNATIONAL SUMMER SCHOOL   26 JUNE - 21 JULY 2018   Location: Queen’s University, Belfast Overview This Conflict Transformation and Social Justice Summer School provides stu dents[...]
Faculty-Led: Conversational Japanese Abroad Asarikawa, Japan; Beppu, Japan; Hiroshima, Japan; Kagoshima, Japan; Kumamoto, Japan; Kyoto, Japan; Nishinomiya, Japan; Noboribetsu, Japan; Tokyo, Japan; Toyako, Japan
Terms: Summer Description: JAPN 2070: Conversational Japanese Abroad This is a four week, four credit summer language course in Japan. Through intensive classroom practice and guided interactions with Japanese people, students will develop listening and speaking skills [...]
Faculty-Led: Culture and Engineering of Mexico Chichen Itza, Mexico; Merida, Mexico; Santa Elena, Mexico
Terms: January Description: This two week travel course will introduce students to the architecture of Yucatán, Mexico from ancient through modern times. With local experts, students will study the engineering and architectural challenges that the Maya people of this reg ion[...]
Faculty-Led: Environmental Assessment in the EU Tenerife, Spain
Terms: January Description: From traditional agricultural practices to national parks, tourism impacts to desalination for freshwater needs, in ENR 4900/5900, Environmental Assessment in the European Union, you will discover a complex web of environmental challenges on the grou nd.[...]
Faculty-Led: Honduras Nursing Brigade Agua Salada, Honduras; Concepcion, Honduras; La Esperanza, Honduras; Siguatepeque, Honduras
Terms: Fall, Spring Description: Since 2009, the Honduras Nursing Brigade has worked to improve medical and dental care, nutrition services and community development in the rural Honduran community of Agua Salada.  UW's Brigades make every effort to develop health care [...]
Faculty-Led: International Field Course: Israel and the Middle East Almog, Israel; Amman, Jordan; Arad, Israel; Beer Sheva, Israel; Beit Shean, Israel; Haifa, Israel; Jaffa, Israel; Jerusalem, Israel; Petra, Jordan; Tel Aviv, Israel; Tiberias, Israel
Terms: Summer Description: RELI 4960-01: International Field Course in Israel (CRN 30264) Introduces students to the religions, history and contemporary dynamics of Judaism, Christianity and Islam—in Israel, with side trips to neighboring states. Visit historic and sa cred[...]
Faculty-Led: International Food and Farm Culture Amboise, France; Angers, France; Bayeux, France; Paris, France
Terms: Summer Description: AGEC 4280: Food and Farm Culture in France Our France program, Food and Farm Culture (AGEC 4280), now in its 32nd year, is our signature study abroad program. This month-long program is offered in France next June (in English) with our French part ner[...]
Faculty-Led: International Internship in Childhood Education - Nepal Kathmandu, Nepal
Terms: Summer Description: The International Internship in Early Childhood general and special education places students in preschool classrooms in Kathmandu, Nepal to complete a student-teaching experience.  Enrolled students must have completed all required courses i n[...]
Faculty-Led: International Social Welfare - A British Perspective London, United Kingdom
Terms: Summer Description: This class is full for summer 2018.  Please do not submit an application unless you have been accepted into the class. PROGRAM/COURSE DESCRIPTION: This intensive, exciting two-week, 3 credit study abroad program in London will allow studen ts[...]
Faculty-Led: Literature, Films and Culture of Argentina Buenos Aires, Argentina
Terms: Summer Description: Literature, Films and Culture of Argentina   SPAN 3070 (3 credits) and SPAN 4600 (3 credits) Options for graduate student credit are available   This course offers two experiences at a time. On the one hand, it is a study of [...]
Faculty-Led: Management and Operations Management in Lyon, France Lyon, France
Terms: Summer Description: Management and Operations Management in Lyon, France   MGT 3210 & DSCI 3210 | 6 credit hours Learn about management in business organizations and managing the manufacturing and service delivery processes in an international environment.  [...]
Faculty-Led: Midwestern State University: London, England London, United Kingdom
Terms: Summer Description: Midwestern State University – London (6 credits) Midwestern State University, in partnership with the University of Wyoming, is excited to announce their summer study abroad programs in London, England, or Tours, France.  Each student [...]
Faculty-Led: Midwestern State University: Tours, France Tours, France
Terms: Summer Description: Midwestern State University – Tours, France (6 credits) Midwestern State University, in partnership with the University of Wyoming, is pleased to offer a summer study abroad program in Tours, France.  In this program, you will enhance [...]
Faculty-Led: Modern Japanese Society and Culture Hiroshima, Japan; Kobe, Japan; Kyoto, Japan; Matsuyama, Japan; Naoshima, Japan; Nara, Japan; Nishinomiya, Japan; Osaka, Japan
Terms: Summer Description: This course introduces students to modern Japanese culture and society. After a day at the Laramie campus; students travel to the campus of Kobe College, in Nishinomiya, Japan. Through observing Japanese culture and people, readings of literary and s cholarly[...]
Faculty-Led: Pforzheim MBA Pforzheim, Germany
Terms: Fall Description: This class is limited to students enrolled in the UW MBA program, and is embedded as a degree requirement.
Faculty-Led: Religious Crossroads: Hong Kong, Xi'an and Macau Hong Kong, Hong Kong; Macau, Macao; Xi'an, China
Terms: January Description: The three cities included in the course, each unique, will provide students with a broad range of experience and practice as cultural translators.  Xi’an, capital of China for over a millennium, hosted a wide variety of religions, some ind igenous,[...]
Faculty-Led: Saratov State University Russian Language Study Saratov, Russia
Terms: Summer Description: Located in the center of the city of Saratov (approximately 450 miles southeast of Moscow), Saratov University is one of the oldest in Russia, and during the year 2010 was awarded the prestigious title "National Research University of the Russia n[...]
Faculty-Led: Shakespeare in England and Italy London, United Kingdom; Milano, Italy; Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom; Venice, Italy; Verona, Italy; Vicenza, Italy
Terms: Summer Description: This class is full for summer 2018.  Please do not submit an application unless you are an approved member of this class.  Contact the Honors College for information about 2019! HP 4154: Shakespeare in England and Italy (3 credits) S tudents[...]
Faculty-Led: Sustainability and Systems Thinking Alajuela, Costa Rica; Mercedes, Costa Rica; Monteverde Cloud Forest, Costa Rica; Osa Conservation, Costa Rica; Puntarenas, Costa Rica; Quepos, Costa Rica
Terms: January Description: CHE 4990: Sustainability and Systems Thinking (3 credits) This course will cover sustainability issues focused through a systems thinking philosophy lens. The class will be based from the UGA San Luis campus in the Monteverde Cloud [...]
Faculty-Led: Topics in Comparative Education Policy: US versus Finland Helsinki, Finland; Tampere, Finland
Terms: Summer Description: Finland is widely recognized as having a high achieving educational system. Its students consistently rank near the top in international comparisons, well above those from the United States. How does the Finnish educational model work in contrast to [...]
Faculty-Led: Tropical Ecology in Ecuador Antisana Volcano Reserve, Ecuador; Milpe Bird Sanctuary, Ecuador; Quito, Ecuador
Terms: January Description: What: 4-credit, letter-graded UNDERGRAD or GRAD course; 10-day trip to Ecuador 5-15 Jan 2018 plus a 2 hr/week discussion- and project-based course (meeting time to be determined and adjusted according to the schedules of participants) during Spring [...]
Faculty-Led: Tropical Research in Ecuador Mindo, Ecuador
Terms: Summer Description: ZOO 4650/5650:  Tropical Research in Ecuador (4 credits with follow-up meetings in Fall 2018.  A 1-credit S/U option is also available) South America has the greatest diversity of birds in the world. Ecuador (fourth in the world for num ber[...]
Faculty-Led: Understanding Uzbekistan: Historic and Modern Silk Road Connections Samarkind, Uzbekistan
Terms: January, Summer Description: The site of this study abroad opportunity is the Central Asian nation of Uzbekistan, home of the original Silk Road. Highlights include: A week in the capitol city at Tashkent University helping with EFL practicum experience, visits to observe local [...]
Faculty-Led: Utopia Project - Collaborative Theatre in Spain Barcelona, Spain; Madrid, Spain; Sitges, Spain
Terms: Summer Description: This project is an exciting, inaugural collaboration with the Institute of the Arts Barcelona (IAB), located in Sitges, Spain. Students will join faculty and students from institutions from all over world for 3 weeks of creation, exploration, partner ship,[...]
Faculty-Led: Wyoming in Scotland: Inspiration, Imagination, Innovation Aberdeen, United Kingdom; Arisaig, United Kingdom; Dalkeith, United Kingdom; Drumnadrochit, United Kingdom; Eigg, United Kingdom; Findhorn, United Kingdom; Glasgow, United Kingdom; Glencoe, United Kingdom; Melrose, United Kingdom; New Lanark, United Kingdom; Stirling, Scotland, United Kingdom
Terms: Summer Description: This class is full.  Please do not submit an application unless you are already an accepted participant. HP 4152-01       Wyoming in Scotland: Inspiration, Imagination, Innovation HP 4152-02   &nb sp;  [...]
UMass: Conflict Transformation Across Borders Quito, Ecuador
Terms: Summer