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Study Away

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The Office of Study Away offers innovative teaching and learning opportunities in partnership with WKU's academic departments and faculty who seek to provide their students and the community differing perspectives of America and the world.

Study Away Programs

No Passport Required!

Off-campus programs that enable students to apply the lessons learned in the classroom in a practical, hands-on setting. Earn WKU credit in courses taught by WKU faculty.


Faculty-led Study Abroad

The Spirit of Adventure!

Summer Session and Winter Term short-term study abroad programs offer WKU credit to destinations throughout the world.


National Student Exchange


Experience college from a different point of view.

Challenge yourself in a new setting to add to your college experience by studying for a year or semester at another university within the United States, Puerto Rico, Guam , the US Virgin Islands or Canada.


American Traveler 


Enrich your life!

Short-term “enrichment” travel for all interested learners. Experts will guide the programs and allow participants to truly enjoy the enlightening experiences.


Cooperative Center for Study Abroad

Cooperative Center for Study Abroad (CCSA)

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 Last Modified 9/4/15