Study Abroad

During summer and winter sessions, UMBC offers short-term study abroad programs taught by UMBC's own faculty. Want to study abroad, but can’t fit into your academic schedule — these programs are for you. Travel with other UMBC students, discover new cultures and perspectives, and earn credits that count toward your degree. Most study abroad programs are open to all majors.

Standard UMBC tuition is waived for summer faculty-led study abroad programs. Students pay a program cost, which includes:

Not included in the program fee are international airfare, personal expenses, passport fees, and some meals. Financial aid assistance may be available for qualified students.

The deadline to apply for 2018 summer faculty-led study abroad programs is February 15, 2018. For questions about the programs contact

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