News & Events
Check out events hosted by SAISS to learn more about the study abroad opportunities available to SU Pirates!
Study Abroad Events
June 1st, 2023
September 19th, 2023
2023 Study Abroad Fair
Study Abroad is for every student at SU! Find out why and explore Study Abroad/Away options that are available to you at this annual fair!
LocationBishops Lounge, McCombs Campus Center
Date & TimeSeptember 19 - 10:00am - 2:00pm
Study Abroad News
From Unexpected Experiences to Unforgettable Memories: My Abroad Journey in London
Tessa Elizondo explores how she gained knowledge on different cultural traditions and views, and have made lifelong memories that not only allowed her to make connections to her studies, but have also broadened her world view.
Study Abroad & Away Alumni Featured in the News!
Four students who recently returned from study abroad and away experiences were featured in news article “You Can Study Anywhere”-read their stories!
You Can Study Anywhere
From Granada to Salamanca to London to New York, four Southwestern students recall their time abroad and away and how the experiences enriched their lives and even led to a job offer.
Study Abroad Spring 2023 Photo Contest
Winners and Honorable Mentions of the photo contest are announced!
Senior Shares Summer Abroad in Spain
Senior Grace Parmer describes her experience when attending the SU Granada program during the Summer 2022 term.
Reflecting on my Experience Abroad
Senior Phoebe Hamilton recounts her study abroad experience in Salamanca, Spain.
Devised Theater Performance in Scotland
A group of Southwestern students took their devised theater play, The G.H.O.S.T. Unit: The Live Event, to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival.
Overcome to Transform
Studying abroad can be daunting, but Southwestern faculty have some advice to share to help make studying abroad a reality for all students.
Southwestern Students Receive Gilman International Scholarship to Study Abroad
Sierra Burton ’22 and Suleman Khan ’25 will use scholarship money to study in Europe and Japan.
Stepping Out of Your Bubble
Alumna Katie Andrea ’99 talks about her experience studying abroad and accepting the growing pains that came along with it.