Study Abroad

Take your education to the other side of the world with our amazing study abroad programs.
Study Abroad in Rhine Waal

Summer 2022 Study Abroad Scholarships Open Now until January 2022

The Global Ambassador Scholarship awards money to students studying abroad on ANY faculty-led program through Fitchburg State University. Students applying to the summer faculty-led programs to Tropical Ecology in Costa Rica, Education in Spain, or the Scotland Theatre Program can apply to the Global Ambassador Scholarship until January 21, 2022 on Academic Works.

The CIC/AVGC Scholarship awards money to students traveling on the Summer 2022 faculty-led program to Verona, Italy. The CIC/AVGC Scholarship is open now until January 21, 2022 on Academic Works.

Students should:

1.) Apply to their Summer 2022 faculty-led program of choice FIRST.
2.) Apply to either the Global Ambassador or CIC/AVGC Scholarship on Academic Works now through January 21, 2022 for a summer program.

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Answers You Want

Studying abroad will be one of the most unforgettable parts of your college career. 


Learn more about available scholarships that are popular with Fitchburg State students who choose to study abroad.

Frequently Asked Questions

You probably have lots of questions. Here's where you can get answers to our most frequently asked questions.

Student Testimonials

Let previous students tell you all about their experiences studying in other countries. 

One of our international students had so much to say about his experiences at Fitchburg State he made a video to share with the world: 

Get ready for your trip!

From comfort levels to scholarships, here's a few things to consider before taking off.

Comfort Levels

You want to go abroad but you're not sure what you'd be comfortable with? Check this for more details. 

Before you leave

Getting ready to leave for your program? Here's a few tips to consider before you head out the door. 

Questions? Get in touch!