Global Engagement

Study Abroad

  • Are you considering study abroad as part of your SU experience? 

    Seattle University promotes meaningful study abroad and global immersion experiences with diverse cultures which:

    • Foster intellectual and personal growth.
    • Develop life-long leadership skills.
    • Advance your global perspective—a deep sense of the interconnectedness of people, ideas and challenges.
    • Enhance your foreign language proficiency.
    • Support reflection on and exploration of your relationships with humanity, nature and spirituality in the Jesuit-Catholic intellectual tradition.

    Education Abroad Office

    Visit the Education Abroad Office website to:

    • Attend an information session for an overview of the options available and the processes involved.
    • Explore a wide array of international programs in many locations.
    • Meet with an Education Abroad adviser.
    • Check for information on important dates, the application process, academic requirements and more.
    • Apply for a specific program.
    • Prepare for your program.
    • Connect with other students and faculty who have been on programs you are interested in exploring.
    • Reintegrate back to your life at SU once you complete your program.

    International Development Internship Program (IDIP)

    A unique program at SU lets students explore the world of international development through internships and advocacy projects. Internships with non-governmental organizations (NGOs) are available in Asia, Africa and Latin America.

    Learn more about IDIP.

    Information for Faculty

    Whether you’re leading an international course or study program, sponsoring a student, or looking for general information about teaching abroad, you’ll find the answers here.

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