Global Initiatives

Study Abroad

UW Bothell has joined over 150 institutions nationwide in the Institute of International Education (IIE)’s Generation Study Abroad initiative to double the number of American students who study abroad by the end of the decade. Adding an international component to the college experience not only helps students develop global skills, such as adaptability, intercultural communication, and problem-solving, but also shows positive correlation with graduation rates and post-graduate success. Our commitment is to increase study abroad participation to 15% of all UW Bothell students graduating during Academic Year 2019-20.
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Upcoming Events

"When in Rome" Italy Study Abroad Info Session
December 4, UW1-103, at 5:00pm-6pm
 

Foreign Language & Area Studies Fellowships (FLAS)
For more info check out the upcomming FLAS info sessions:
Wed Dec 17, 3:30-4:30-Online Web Chat
Tue Jan 13, 12-1 PM -Online Web Chat


 

 

Study Abroad Advising Guides

Looking for a study abroad experience that aligns with your studies or interests? Each guide below provides an overview of study abroad and a sampling of programs that match certain areas of interest.

Pre-Major and First Year
Business
Education
Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences
Language Learning
Engineering and Technology

Biological and Physical Sciences
Health-Focused

Upcoming Deadlines

Boren Undergraduate Scholarship

Funded by the National Security Education Program, Boren Awards encourage undergraduates and graduates to study less commonly taught languages and cultures in regions critical to US national security interests

  • Applicants must be US citizens.
  • Recipients commit to work for the federal government for one year post-graduation.
  •  Deadline: January 14th, 2014

Fund for Education Abroad Scholarships

  • Intended to support students from underrepresented backgrounds in study abroad, the fund offers a total of 18 awards of up to $10,000 each.
  • Applicants must be US citizens or permanent residents.
  • Study abroad programs must be a minimum of four weeks long and be academically rigorous.
  • Students may apply prior to committing to a study abroad program.
  • Deadline:  January 16, 2015

Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowship

  • Supports undergraduate, graduate, and professional students in aquiring modern foreign language area or internatonal studies competencies.
  • Applicants must be US citizens or permanent residents.
  • Awards for UW students studying foreign languages locally or abroad.
  • Deadline: January 30, 2015

 

 

Contact Us

Global Initiatives

Study Abroad Advising
Student Success Center, UW1-160
studyabroad@uwb.edu
 

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Natalia Dyba, Director
425.352.3261
ndyba@uwb.edu
 

Hanan Osman and  Nykole Mitchell
Student Advisors
425.352.3707
studyabroad@uwb.edu
 

    

Study abroad programs offered at all UW campuses are available to UW Bothell students

Seattle: Office of International Programs and Exchanges


Tacoma: International Programs