International Scholars Program
What is the International Scholars Program?
The International Scholars Program (ISP) is an exciting campus-wide opportunity available to all degree-seeking undergraduate students. It represents an avenue to structure your global learning experience through the completion of international coursework, international experience, language learning and co-curricular activities. Define your international learning inside and outside the classroom! Join the UF International Scholars Program.
What are the benefits of enrolling in the program?
You will have an opportunity to:
- Develop professional career skills
- Enhance your global and intercultural skills
- Acquire essential international experience and perspective
- Grow as an individual and global citizen
- Identify new, exciting opportunities for international and intercultural involvement
Upon successful completion of the International Scholars Program, you will be recognized as an International Scholar and be awarded:
- An endorsed Acknowledgement of Completion from the UF International Center (UFIC).
- An International Scholar Commencement Medallion.
International Scholars Program Components
Coursework (12 credits)
The ISP Program requires the completion of four international courses:
International Experience or Language Learning
International Scholars are required to complete an international experience, such as study abroad, or two semesters of foreign language learning coursework.
Campus Life Engagement
To expand global experiences on campus, International Scholars attend at least four international and/or intercultural-focused events endorsed by Learning Without Borders.
International Scholars share their global and professional learning journey by developing an electronic portfolio. Students include their global achievements, reflections, and resume through a creative and polished platform. ePortfolio Guidelines.
As an International Scholar you have the option of co-enrolling in the PC Prep Program. Interested?
Learn more HERE.