Study Abroad

Studying abroad widens your world perspective and helps distinguish yourself from other students.

Transform your outlook on the world through one of our many study abroad experiences. Working with people from a variety of cultures and diverse backgrounds can help you better understand our globalized society outside an academic curriculum. Choose from more than 200 study abroad opportunities on six continents.

In a study abroad program you will:

Generation Study Abroad
USD is proud to be a partner of International Education's Generation Study Abroad. This initiative helps more Americans gain international experience through study abroad programs.
  • Gain a new perspective on your academic field of study
  • Improve your language skills
  • Explore a new culture
  • Gain independence and increase self-reliance
  • Become more prepared to work in a global economy
  • Set yourself apart from other job and graduate school applicants
  • Learn more about yourself and your own culture

Study Abroad Ambassadors

If you are curious about a study abroad program, you can meet with one of the study abroad ambassadors who are students just like you. They can tell you what it’s really like to spend a semester or two—or even just a few weeks—exploring the world and learning abroad.

You can also meet with a study abroad advisor at any time to explore your options.

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If you have any questions about study abroad, contact us at theworld@usd.edu.