Study Abroad Fair

Wednesday, February 4th 2015, from 10am to 3pm at Plaza of the Americas

Study abroad programs help students become engaged in new cultures, increase global awareness, enhance foreign language skills, study major and minor coursework through a new lens, as well as make new friends and establish new contacts. In some locations, students will find that overseas internship or research opportunities are available. At the UF study abroad fair students can learn more about the vast array of study abroad options. Whie exploring programs, students should not that most financial aid can be used for study abroad programs and that summer residency requirements can be satisfied through participation in a summer study abroad program!

University of Florida study abroad program directors, independent program providers and former study abroad students will be available to share their international experiences.  The UF International Center, Study Abroad Services staff will be available to explain the application process and help students begin the steps to find the right program.  Other universities and institutions that offer UF-approved study abroad programs and internships will also be available to help students navigate their way through the many study abroad opportunities.

UF student organizations will conduct performances throughout the day.  So, come to the UF Study Abroad Fair on February 4th and discover your study abroad possibilities!

Become a “Global Gator” today! 

 

“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed in the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did do.  So throw off the bowlines, sail away from safe harbor.  Catch the trade winds in your sails.  Explore. Dream. Discover.” Mark Twain