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.