Plan Your Experience
Choose among 150 study abroad, exchange, and affiliated programs in over 50 countries.
Meet with an adviser to help you define your goals and narrow your options.
There are scholarships for study abroad, and two scholarship deadlines are coming up!
The Boren Scholarship funds language-intensive study abroad in countries out of the mainstream. Applications are due Wednesday, January 22.
The Gilman Scholarship funds study abroad for Pell Grant-eligible students. Apply by March 3.
Attend a Winter Quarter workshop session to learn more and get help with your application!
Make Study Abroad Possible
From tight budgets to academic requirements, we can help.
See the world and still graduate on time
With proper planning in consultation with study abroad and academic advisers, students can earn credit toward requirements for most Northwestern degree programs and graduate on time.
Start the Process
Learn about deadlines and requirements for your program.Begin Application Process
Hear from Students
Learn what Northwestern students say about study abroad
Connect with student ambassadors - official GLO representatives who can speak to their identities and experiences studying abroad.
Northwestern students share their experiences abroad through blog posts, sortable by location, program, discipline, identity, and more.
Read feedback from Northwestern students who participated in the programs you’re considering.
GLO on Instagram
Follow @northwestern_abroad and #northwesternabroad on Instagram to see photos from Northwestern students around the world.