Study Abroad

Find yourself on the other side of the world. 
Study Abroad in Rhine Waal

Take your education to the other side of the world with our amazing study abroad programs.

Update on Study Abroad 2021

We have made the very difficult and heartbreaking decision to cancel our planned summer 2021 programs that would have had faculty and students traveling in June and July to Italy, Spain, and Costa Rica. We have been regularly monitoring the situation and given the information available at this time (US Department travel warnings, CDC travel restrictions, in-country restrictions, timeline for logistical arrangements and more) feel that rescheduling these programs is the appropriate action to take.

Faculty, staff, and students will be looking to Fall 2021 semester study abroad (deadlines are in early summer) and our continuously evolving faculty-led study abroad schedule below.

Answers you want

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

Student Testimonials

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

Answers you're looking for

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

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. 


Here are some of the most popular scholarships that Fitchburg State students have applied for:

Questions? Get in touch!