Study Away Program

Virginia Wesleyan College’s Study Away Program (SAP) offers competitive grants to students to help them to study away. We offer semester study abroad awards through the College’s Global Scholars Program, summer independent study away grants through SHIPP, and study away course grants.

Due Dates:

March 15, 2017 - Summer 2017 Study Away Course Grant application
March 15, 2017 - Summer 2017 SHIPP Study Away Course Grant application
March 15, 2017 - Summer 2017 SHIPP Independent Study Abroad Grant application
April 11, 2017 - Spring 2018 Global Scholars application


 

Generation Study Abroad Commitment Partner

Study Away Walk-In Advising Hours

Wednesdays, 2:30-4:00
Thursdays, 9:30 -- 11:00 pm


Upcoming Events

Wednesdays 2:30-4 p.m.
Study Away Open Advising
Clarke 117

Thursdays 9:30-11 a.m.
Study Away Open Advising
Clarke 117

Wed., March 15, 3 p.m.
Summer 2017 Study Away Course
Grant Applications Due

Thursday, March 16, 11:00-12:00,
Study Away Scholarship and Financial Aid Information Session
Lighthouse Commons

Tues., April 11, 3 p.m.
Spring 2018 Study Abroad Applications Due

Study Away Events

Pathway to semester study away …

Get on Board

Map a Route

Explore New Worlds

Set Sail

  • Visit the Center for Experiential Learning to learn about study away opportunities
  • Take intercultural and international courses
  • Participate in field trips
  • Attend cultural activities & lectures
  • Attend a study away fair
  • Learn about VWC’s Peace Corps Prep Program
  • Study foreign languages
  • Discuss a plan to study away with your academic advisor
  • Meet with the SAP Director to discuss programs
  • Learn about VWC’s Global Scholars Program
  • Enroll in a VWC study away course
  • Participate in Model UN
  • Set a plan to study away for a semester
  • Apply to the Global Scholars Program
  • Study away for a semester
  • Undertake an international internship
  • Apply for a post-graduate international fellowship (e.g. Fulbright)
  • Apply to the Peace Corps

For detailed step-by-step planning information, consult our Pathway to Study Away Student Handout.