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Explore Programs

Choose among 150 study abroad, exchange, and affiliated programs in over 50 countries.

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Meet with an adviser to help you define your goals and narrow your options.

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Speak with students and advisers about 
exchange programs in Chile, China, England, France, Germany, Israel, Italy, Singapore, South Africa, Switzerland, and Turkey.

Make Study Abroad Possible

From tight budgets to academic requirements, we can help.

Leverage Study Abroad for Your Career

No matter your major, studying abroad can make you an exciting candidate in your field.

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Learn about deadlines and requirements for your program.

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Hear from Students

Learn what Northwestern students say about study abroad


Student Ambassadors

Meet student ambassadors - official representatives of GLO and advocates for their programs.

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Student Blogs

Northwestern students share their experiences abroad through blog posts, sortable by location, program, discipline, identity, and more.

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Program Evaluations

Read feedback from Northwestern students who participated in the programs you’re considering.

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GLO on Instagram

Follow @northwestern_abroad and #northwesternabroad on Instagram to see photos and videos from Northwestern students around the world.