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Getting Started

Learn more about study abroad opportunities, requirements and procedures.

Want help with the application process? Check out our Student Guide for more information.

Accepted Students

Congratulations!  You've been accepted to study abroad through Western Illinois University.  Now what?

Students Abroad

Here are some important tips and suggestions to make your time abroad successful

Returned Students/Alumni

Welcome Home!  Learn more about sharing your study abroad experienceJoe in front of temple

"Studying Abroad provided an opportunity to immerse myself within another culture, while getting to experience first-hand the rapid Economic Development and Urbanization of China. I encourage students from all majors to spend time abroad, the various scholarships and financial aid available can make a program very affordable." - Joe Ellison, Shanghai, China