Office Hours:  Monday through Friday,
7:45 AM - 4:30 PM  
We do not close for university breaks.

Welcome

We truly appreciate you visiting our site and considering study abroad through UW-Stevens Point International Programs. We are confident that your experience will be a great one. We welcome UW-Stevens Point students and other students alike. We think you'll find UW-Stevens Point is a great place to be. In fact, if you aren't already a UW-Stevens Point student you might want to check out our campus -- click here

If you're interested in knowing what programs we offer, start with our Semester-long or Short-term Programs pages. Here you will find information on all of our current programs.

Of course, we understand that this is very new to many students.  We would be happy to talk to you about our programs and how they might best fit in with your academic and vocational goals.  Why not make an appointment to come in and meet with us? Alternatively, we could talk by phone.  Just email us (cgrasamk@uwsp.edu) or call us (715-346-2717) to set a time that works for you.
 
WALK-IN Study Abroad Advising Hours:
Each Wednesday during the semester, you can simply walk in to the International Programs office, between 1:00 and 4:00 PM, and meet with a Study Abroad Advisor to have your program and academic questions answered.  NO APPOINTMENT NECESSARY. 
 
FALL 2014 STUDY ABROAD FAIR:  Wednesday, October 1, 5:00-7:00 PM in the Encore Room in the Dreyfus University Center (DUC).  Come talk to propgram leaders, former student participants and the IP staff. 
 

 

Social Media is becoming more and more important for students in general, but for those traveling overseas, an understanding of the do's and don'ts is critical. We strongly suggest that all our study abroad students review this excellent guide .  You'll be glad you did!

UWSP International Programs is on Facebook!  Please like us.


 

UWSP Students are awarded the prestigious Gilman Study Abroad Scholarship. Find out more here


 

Shane Stricker, Semester in Hungary, offered a recent testimonial about the benefits of a study abroad experience; to read it, click here. To see how other alumni testify to the long-term advantages of international study, and check out our study abroad frequently asked questions. If you are an alumni of our study abroad trips, we congratulate you--and ask you to please send us your own testimonials; how has your study abroad program changed your life? Click here to leave us your thoughts.

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If you would like to talk to a student who has recently participated in a program in which you are interested, we can get you in touch. Please drop a mail to Carol Grasamkee in this office and she will facilitate this for you.
 
  

Application Deadline Dates for 2014-15  

Summer 2014 and Fall 2014 Priority Deadline: December 1, 2013
(WE ARE STILL ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR SOME SUMMER 2014, SOME FALL 2014, AND ALL THE SPRING 2015 PROGRAMS!  Please contact the office about available positioins.)

Winterim 2015 and Spring 2015 Priority Deadline: April 1, 2014
(WE ARE STILL ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR ALL THE WINTERIM 2014-15 PROGRAMS through May 15, 2014! Please contact the office about available positioins.

 

HAS YOUR ADDRESS CHANGED?  Semester Abroad students please click on the following icon for an important announcement on updating your file. CURRENT CONTACT INFORMATION FORM STUDENT COMPLETES.pdf

 REMEMBER: Late applications are sometimes accepted. Contact the office.

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REQUIRED MEETINGS:

Pre-Acceptance Meeting: All students applying for semester long programs are required to attend one; a schedule is here.PRE-ACCEPTANCE MEETING NOTICE 2014-2015 PROGRAMS CURRENT.pdf
Informational Meetings: Throughout the academic year, our office runs a series of informational meetings on specific programs; the schedule for the spring 2014 term is here:  Meeting Schedule.xlsxMeeting Schedule.xlsx
 

Announcements

(WE ARE STILL ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR SOME SUMMER 2014 AND FALL 2014 PROGRAMS! Please contact the office about available positioins.)


Saturday, April 26, 2014, is the Workshop for all Fall 2014 Semester programs,  Summer 2014 London Internship and Summr 2014 Oaxaca Groups. Students are expected to come and are encouraged to invite their parents to attend. A schedule will be available prior to the workshop.

Short-term summer 2014 programs have a separate workshop on  Friday, March 7.


Students often ask about working while doing a semester abroad. In general, that is not possible. However, if you wish to investigate this on your own here is a good place to start.

In addition, for future international employment, contacting the UWSP Career Services Office is a good idea:
Lorry T. Walters
Associate Director-Career Services | 201 Student Services Center | UW-Stevens Point | Stevens Point, WI 54481
715-346-3938 direct | 715-346-3226 office | lwalters@uwsp.edu

 

 

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