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Learning Abroad 101 

Do you know you want to go abroad, but you're not sure exactly where to start? Stop by a Learning Abroad 101 workshop held weekly in our office to learn about programs, scholarships, and how to start your journey abroad! 

Learning Abroad Month

28 days full of workshops, events, and advising to help you go abroad!
February is the time to complete your Summer & Fall applications, course preapprovals, and scholarship applications! Check out the calendar for more info. 


Meet the Global Guides

The Global Guides are peer mentors, helping students in their journey abroad. Meet with a Global Guide Mon/Tues 11am-1pm, Wed/Thurs 1-3pm, and check out their bios to learn more about them!

Picture Yourself Abroad

Learning Abroad welcomes all students to pursue a program abroad during their time at the University of Houston. Visit our Diversity & Identity Resources page to learn how you fit into the picture! 

Plan ahead


Spend your summer abroad!

Apply now for summer 2020 abroad! Keep on track with your degree plan and take courses abroad in your major and minor. From Business to languages, social sciences to STEM, there are so many courses and opportunities abroad! Work with your advisor about what and where you'd like to study, and attend one of our Learning Abroad 101 workshops, visit the Programs page to see all of your opportunities, and get started today! 

Consider a UH Faculty-Led program in your search for a program abroad! Travel and take a class with a UH Professor and your peers. Visit our Faculty-Led Programs page to see your opportunities. Deadlines to apply are based on spots left for each program, so hurry and find your program today!

Learning Abroad by the numbers: 2018-2019

  • 907Coogs Abroad
  • 35Faculty-Led Programs
  • 56Countries Visited
  • $500,000+in scholarship awards
UH Faculty-Led Programs

Alexa, Dora, Elizabeth, Leah, and Virginia join one of their faculty leaders, Dr. Kia Johnon, on an excursion through Mayan Ruins on their summer 2019 CommD faculty-led program to Belize.

Check out our #coogsabroad on Social Media!