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While participating in a semester abroad program, you will have the opportunity to establish yourself in a new global community through extended study for a semester or year.
This is the opportunity to embrace and adapt to new challenges, collaborate with people from different backgrounds, and gain experience that you will carry with you in your career and throughout your life. Penn Abroad partners with top institutions around the globe and collaborates with Penn’s undergraduate schools to offer programs for students across academic disciplines.
Earn Penn credit while you are abroad
Use financial aid and scholarships, in most cases, just as you would at Penn
Enhance language skills and cultural competence in an immersive, academic environment
Develop lifelong friendships with students from all over the world
Gain soft skills that will translate from study abroad to career goals post-graduation
"During my time on exchange at the Chinese University of Hong Kong, I was able to take many classes that explored the fundamental ethics and principles of technology and its interactions with society. I was exposed to diverse viewpoints and opinions on technology and its impact on culture and society."
Information & Next Steps
Take the next steps and learn more by reading stories from past participants, understanding the application process, and searching the many exciting program options.