Welcome to Penn Abroad
Each year Penn Abroad sends approximately 600 students abroad to earn academic credit in nearly 50 countries. This site provides detailed information about semester and academic year study abroad opportunities for undergraduate students in the College of Arts & Sciences, the Wharton School, the School of Engineering & Applied Science, and the School of Nursing. Explore this website to find out how to plan for semester and academic year study abroad, what programs are approved for academic credit, how to apply for admission, how to finance the cost, and what Penn expects of you as a participant.
Read the IIP Blog
Over the summer, follow the IIP interns as they blog from various locations around the world.
- Jul 25 12:18PM
- Werque days
- Originally posted on Surinamewiththefringeontop:
I be werk, werk, werk, werk, werkin’ on my… Hope you guys are Iggy Azalea fans, or that makes no sense and I’m just someone who can’t spell the word “work”. It’s a song an old friend let me hear, a good friend got me hooked on, and one that I…
- Jul 23 3:04PM
- This past week and a half has been relaxing, if that’s possible in the noise of Cotonou. I’ve been at the office most of the time, working on projects with Guillaume, one of the recently hired salesmen. He knows some English, having spent time in Ghana, so he’s always eager to practice. The company is […]
- Jul 23 2:57PM
- Final Reflection
- Throughout the seven weeks I’ve been teaching, I’ve often asked myself, “What difference have a I actually made?” It’s a question with which many people in similar positions surely struggle. I’ll be leaving in a week, and I will once again be replaced with a teacher that doesn’t speak English and doesn’t understand the material. […]