UAB Office for Study Away

A great education knows no boundaries. Through UAB Study Away, you can venture to locales both familiar and exotic to take in the sights—and the insights—of different cultures, and return an engaged citizen of the world. UAB Study Away students are blazing trails across the globe!

Our mission at the Office for Study Away is to prepare our students for success in the globalized world by administering and establishing high-quality study away opportunities.

Click here for program information, application instructions, and faculty resources.



Summer 2015 Faculty-Led Programs Now Accepting Student Applications


Travel abroad next summer with your UAB classmates and faculty! For faculty-led study away programs, students enroll in a UAB class, attend classes on campus, and then travel with the class and professor on an international field trip. Apply today for:




Summer 2015 and Fall 2015 Program Application Open on Jan. 5


Starting January 5, applications will be open for Summer 2015 programs, Fall 2015 programs, and UAB Study Away scholarships for those two semesters. Click here to start searching for your ideal program, and apply after January 5.