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This is a listing of all the featured programs in the program catalog. You can view the brochure for any of these programs by clicking on the program name.
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Randi Buerlein Scholarship
Terms: Summer
Description: The Randi Buerlein Service-Learning Scholarship at Virginia Commonwealth University was established in 2013 upon the retirement of Ms. Randi Buerlein in honor of her commitment to international service-learning. Ms. Buerlein directed education abroad [...]
VCU Departmental Exchange: Bauhaus University Weimar, Germany
Terms: Academic Year, Spring Description: Bauhaus University is located in Weimar, Germany and specializes in the artistic and technical fields.  The name Bauhaus has long stood for eagerness to experiment, openness, and creativity.  Building on the tradition of the Bauhaus mov ement,[...]
VCU Departmental Exchange: National Institute of Design (Exchange) Ahmedabad, India
Terms: Spring Description: The National Institute of Design (NID) is arguably the top design school in India.  It’s main campus, located in Ahmedadad, offers four year degrees in eight areas of design including animation, exhibition, product, ceramic & glass ,[...]
VCU Departmental Exchange: University of Westminster (Exchange) London, United Kingdom
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: As the first and only university in the U.K. to offer a degree program in fashion merchandise management, as well as its location in one of the most exciting cities in Europe, the University of Westminster serves as a great place for students int erested[...]
VCU Departmental Exchange: VCUQatar Doha, Qatar
Terms: Fall, Spring Description: The exchange program at VCUQatar is a unique opportunity to earn VCU credits while studying design in a fascinating location. You will have an insider's view of life in the gulf region and the rich culture that suffuses the area. The turquois e-blue[...]
VCU Direct-Enroll Semester: Macquarie University Sydney, Australia
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: Macquarie University - Sydney, Australia Macquarie University offers an incredibly exciting and global experience for VCU students to study for a semester or a year. Located less than 10 miles outside Sydney's city center, Macquarie's ex pansive[...]
VCU Direct-Enroll Semester: Santa Reparata International School of Art Florence, Italy
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: Santa Reparata International School of Art Taking part in one of Santa Reparata International School of Art's study abroad programs in Florence is a once in a lifetime experience. SRISA offers a full-immersion experience: living local apartments ,[...]
VCU Direct-Enroll Semester: The American College of Greece Athens, Greece
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: The American College of Greece The American College of Greece is an ideal study abroad destination because: ACG is located in one of the world’s most renowned and safe cities. Its idyllic campus is the springboard for exploring Athens [...]
VCU Direct-Enroll Semester: University of Westminster London, United Kingdom
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: The University of Westminster The University of Westminster, founded in 1838, is a vibrant, international university in the heart of London. Westminster offers an inspirational learning environment - fostering innovation and creativity, and contin ues[...]
VCU Direct-Enroll Summer: SRISA Florence, Italy
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VCU Direct-Enroll Summer: Sant'Anna Institute Sorrento, Italy
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VCU Direct-Enroll Summer: The American College of Greece Athens, Greece
Terms: Summer Description: 6 credits in a variety of disciplines, including Communications, Computer Science, Business, Economics, Mathematics, Psychology, Theatre, and the sciences.
VCU Partnership Exchange: American University of Beirut Beirut, Lebanon
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VCU Partnership Exchange: Chung Ang University Seoul, South Korea
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VCU Partnership Exchange: Curtin University Perth, Australia
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: Curtin University is a VCU International Partnership University, which allows students to study in Perth, Australia for a semester or a year.  Located in the capital of the state of Western Australia, Perth's sunny, warm climate and rela xed,[...]
VCU Partnership Exchange: Fudan University Shanghai, China
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: Fudan University is located in Shanghai, China's largest commercial and financial district, but the university is set within peaceful and appealing surroundings with close proximity to the Huangpu River, bustling shopping districts, marvelous [...]
VCU Partnership Exchange: Korea National University of Arts (K-Arts) Seoul, South Korea
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: Korea National University of Arts (K-Arts) is a VCU International Partnership University, which allows students to study in Seoul, South Korea for a semester or a year.  Established in 1993, K-Arts is the only national university of arts wit h[...]
VCU Partnership Exchange: Rabdan Academy Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Terms: Fall, Spring Description: Life in Abu Dhabi The capital of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) is a modern metropolis on the shore of the Arabian Sea. Considered Dubai’s sister city, Abu Dhabi now has its own skyline of starchitect-designed bridges and buildings, as w ell[...]
VCU Partnership Exchange: Universidad de Lima Lima, Peru
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: The University of Lima is located in the heart of Lima, Peru's capital city.  Lima has an incredibly historic past (it was founded in 1535!) yet is also a modern city in constant growth.  Located on the coast of Peru, Lima is home to ma ny[...]
VCU Partnership Exchange: University of Cordoba Cordoba, Spain
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: Located in southern Spain amidst the kaleidoscope of cathedrals and mosques, festivals and ancient cities, the University of Córdoba offers students an opportunity to study alongside your Spanish peers in a variety of subjects. All subject s[...]
VCU Partnership Exchange: University of Guadalajara Guadalajara, Mexico
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: The University of Guadalajara is a VCU International Partnership university, which allows students to study in Guadalajara, Mexico for a semester or a year. Currently, students can choose from courses in arts (theatre, dance, photography, musi c,[...]
VCU Partnership Exchange: University of Surrey (Exchange) Guildford, United Kingdom
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VCU Partnership Exchange: University of the West of England Bristol, United Kingdom
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description:   The University of the West of England (UWE) is a VCU International Partnership University, which allows students to study in Bristol, England for a semester or a year. Students can choose from courses, known as 'modules' in the [...]
VCU Spring Break: Jamaica Community Health Promotion Service Learning Negril, Jamaica
Terms: Spring Break Description: Jamaica Community Health Promotion Service Learning Negril, Jamaica 3 credits in HPEX 391 Jamaica: Community Health Promotion 3 March 2018 – 10 March 2018 $1,500 + airfare + applicable VCU tuition   P rogram[...]
VCU Spring Break: VCU Globe at VCUQ Doha, Qatar
Terms: Spring Break Description: VCU Globe at VCUQ Doha, Qatar 1 credit in GLED 391 1 March -9 March 2019 $1,100 (includes airfare) + 1 credit VCU tuition (program cost is approximate) Program Director: Christina Marino cmmarino@vcu.edu   Registration [...]
VCU Summer: Activist Scholars in Global Spaces: Chiapas, Mexico Chiapas, Mexico
Terms: Summer Description: Global Scholar/Activist Spaces: GSWS in Chiapas, Mexico Chiapas, Mexico 3-6 transfer credits in Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies 4 June –2 July 2017 $3,800 (includes tuition) + airfare. Find full details on the Budget Sheet!   Program[...]
VCU Summer: Barbados: Atlantic History and Culture Bridgetown, Barbados
Terms: Summer Description: Barbados: Atlantic History and Culture Bridgetown, Barbados 3-6 undergraduate credits in African American Studies, Anthropology, English, Political Science or History 20 July 2018 – 16 August 2018 $2.450 + airfare + applicable [...]
VCU Summer: Berlin: City and Studio Berlin, Germany
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VCU Summer: Buddhism, Eco-Justice, and Society in Bhutan Bumthang, Bhutan
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VCU Summer: Contemporary Social Challenges in South Africa Durban, South Africa; Johannesburg, South Africa; Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
Terms: Summer Description: Contemporary Social Challenges in Rural Communities in South Africa   Durban and Johannesburg, South Africa 3, 6 or 9 credits in SOCY, AFAM, INTL, or ANTH (undergraduate and graduate) 2-Week Program: 4 July – 17 July 2018 $1450 + [...]
VCU Summer: Dance in Africa - Senegal, West Africa Dakar, Senegal
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VCU Summer: Discover Medicine in Italy Fondi, Italy
Terms: Summer Description: Discover Medicine in Italy   Fondi, Italy 6 credits in HONR 398 6 June 2018 – 30 June 2018 $1,600 + airfare + applicable VCU tuition   Program Director Dr. Antonio Abbate antonio.abbate@vcuhealth.org   Registrati on[...]
VCU Summer: Eastern Africa: Democracy and Development Addis Ababa, Ethiopia; Arusha, Tanzania; Kampala, Uganda; Kigali, Rwanda; Nairobi, Kenya
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VCU Summer: Excavating Khirbet Arai, Israel Jerusalem, Israel
Terms: Summer Description: Excavating Khirbet Arai, Israel Jerusalem, Israel 6 credits: Hebrew University, Rothberg International School 29 June – 21 July 2018 $2,500 +airfare +tuition ($480.00) Find full details on the Budget Sheet!   Program Director J onathan[...]
VCU Summer: Florence Revealed Florence, Italy
Terms: Summer Description: Florence Revealed: Drawing from the Wellspring of Renaissance Thought and Vision   Florence, Italy 6 credits in COAR 391 1 June – 30 June 2018 $4,450 (includes tuition) + airfare. Find full details on the Budget Sheet!   Pro gram[...]
VCU Summer: Florence: Graphic Design in context Florence, Italy
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VCU Summer: International Chamber Music: Colombia Cartagena, Colombia
Terms: Summer Description: International Chamber Music: Colombia   Cartagena, Colombia 1 - 3 credits in MHIS 491 16 May 2018 – 26 May 2018 $1,040 + airfare + applicable VCU tuition Please note the current US Department of State Travel Warn ing[...]
VCU Summer: International Consulting Program - Czech Republic Prague, Czech Republic
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VCU Summer: International Consulting Program - Greece Athens, Greece
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VCU Summer: International Consulting Program - Japan Tokyo, Japan
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VCU Summer: International Consulting Program - Mexico Guadalajara, Mexico
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VCU Summer: International Consulting Program - Spain Córdoba, Spain
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VCU Summer: Italian Craft + Design Florence, Italy
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VCU Summer: Italian Language and Culture in Perugia: A Taste of Italy Perugia, Italy
Terms: Summer Description: Italian Language and Culture in Perugia: A Taste of Italy Perugia, Italy 6 credits in World Studies and Italian 30 June 2018 – 3 August 2018 $3,750 (includes tuition) + airfare   Program Director Gabriella Valsecchi gmvalsecch i@vcu.edu   Registration[...]
VCU Summer: Jamaica: Community Health Promotion Negril, Jamaica
Terms: Summer Description: Jamaica: Community Health Promotion   Negril, Jamaica 3 credits in HPEX 391 Jamaica: Community Health Promotion 6 June 2018 – 20 June 2018 $2,200 + airfare + applicable VCU tuition   Program Director Dr.[...]
VCU Summer: Jeanology Guimarães, Portugal
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VCU Summer: Lebanon: Media, Politics and Culture Beirut, Lebanon
Terms: Summer Description: Lebanon: Media, Politics and Culture Beirut, Lebanon 6-7 credits in POLI, MASC, INTL, or ARAB May 28 - June 22, 2018 $3,300 (tuition included) + airfare   Program Director Mayda Topoushian, PhD mtopoushian@vcu.edu   Registra tion[...]
VCU Summer: Mexico: Spanish Language in Cuernavaca Cuernavaca, Mexico
Terms: Summer Description: Mexico: Spanish Language in Cuernavaca  IMPORTANT: There is a possible reduction in the program fee  if more than 10 students enroll in the program Cuernavaca, Mexico 4, 6, or 9 credits* in Spanish 22 June 2018 &nda sh;[...]
VCU Summer: Nuclear Reactor Physics Practicum in Germany Dresden, Germany
Terms: Summer Description: Dresden, Germany: Nuclear Reactor Physics Practicum  Dresden, Germany 3 credits in EGMN July 2 - 15, 2018 $1,000 + airfare + applicable VCU tuition. Find full details on the Budget Sheet!   Program Director Braden Goddard bgoddar d@vcu.edu   Registration[...]
VCU Summer: Nursing in Spain Córdoba, Spain
Terms: Summer Description: Nursing in Spain   Córdoba, Spain 1 credit in NURS 397 25 May – 13 June 2018 $250 + airfare + applicable VCU tuition. Find full details on the Budget Sheet!   Program Director Allison Gregory, Assistant Clinical Pro fessor aagregory@vcu.edu   Registration[...]
VCU Summer: Robotics Engineering in Barcelona Barcelona, Spain
Terms: Summer Description: Robotics Engineering in Barcelona $450 award from the School of Engineering to the first 10 completed applications, which will reduce the program fee to $3,000. Barcelona, Spain EGMN 427 Robotics, 3 undergraduate credits 30 June – 27 Ju ly[...]
VCU Summer: Rural Development in Guatemala Quetzaltenango, Guatemala
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VCU Summer: South Africa: Paleoanthropology and the Legacy of Human Evolution Cape Town, South Africa; Johannesburg, South Africa
Terms: Summer Description: South Africa: Paleoanthropology and the Legacy of Human Evolution Johannesburg and Cape Town, South Africa 6 credits in ANTH and BIOL 18 June 2018 – 15 July 2018 $2600 + airfare + applicable VCU tuition   Program Director Dr. Amy [...]
VCU Summer: Trinidad and Tobago: Strategic PR in the Global Environment Matelot, Trinidad and Tobago; Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
Terms: Summer Description: Trinidad and Tobago: Strategic PR in the Global Environment Port of Spain & Matelot, Trinidad and Tobago 3 undergraduate or graduate credits in Mass Communications  13 June - 21 June 2018 $1,550 + airfare +  applicable VCU tu ition Program[...]
VCU Summer: Tropical Biology in Costa Rica San Jose, Costa Rica
Terms: Summer Description: Tropical Biology in Costa Rica San Jose, Costa Rica 4 credits in BIOL 391, BIOL 591 On Campus Dates: 25 June 2018 - 29 June 2018 Travel Dates: 2 July 2018 – 21 July 2018 $2800 + airfare  + applicable VCU tuition Program Director Dr.[...]
VCU Summer: Urban Development Studio in Bhopal, India Bhopal, India
Terms: Summer Description:  Urban Development Studio in Bhopal, IndiaBhopal, India URSP 391, GVPA 591 or PPAD 791 July 31, 2018 - August 15, 2018 $550 +airfare + applicable VCU tuition Program Director Niraj Verma, Professor nverma2@vcu.edu Corey Blake M iles milescb@mymail.vcu.edu Registration[...]
VCU Summer: VCU Globe Service-Learning in Mexico Mexico City, Mexico; Oaxaca, Mexico
Terms: Summer Description: VCU Globe Service-Learning in Mexico   Mexico City and Oaxaca, Mexico 1-3 transfer credits in Global Education (GLED) 391/HONR 398 or 2 transfer credits in GLED 301 and GLED 302 3-4 transfer credits in Spanish or INTL 491 26 May 201 9[...]
VCU Summer: VCU Globe in Japan Tokyo, Japan
Terms: Summer Description: Tokyo, Kyoto, Hiroshima, and Matsue, Japan  3 credits in Global Education (GLED 391) 5 July 2017 – 27 July 2018 $1,800 + airfare + applicable VCU tuition Program Directors Dr. Jill Blondin, Director, VCU Globe jblondin@vcu.edu D r.[...]
VCU Summer: Vienna, Austria: Language & Culture Vienna, Austria
Terms: Summer Description: Vienna, Austria: Language & Culture Vienna, Austria 6 credits in WRLD 391 and GRMN Dates in Austria: 7 July – 5 August 2018 Dates of On-Campus Course: 21 May – 10 August 2018 $1875 + airfare + 3 credits of VCU [...]
VCU Summer: Visual Arts and Art History in the Andes of Peru Cuzco, Peru; Lima, Peru
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VCU Winter: Discover Medicine in Argentina Buenos Aires, Argentina; Richmond, United States
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VCU Winter: Social Work in the Dominican Republic Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Terms: Winter Description: Social Work in the Dominican Republic *Students who complete their application are eligible to receive a financial stipend from the VCU School of Social Work.*   Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic 3 undergraduate or graduate credits in Social [...]

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