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Education Abroad Office

Center for International Studies (CIS) Abroad

Area: Global Partner Program
Location: Multi-City
Country: Multi-Country
Term: Fall, Spring, Summer, Winter Break, Academic Year

CIS Abroad partners with accredited unviersities that offer innovative courses to help you meet your academic goals, whether you want to fill in some general education requirements or take classes in your major to stay on track for graduation. 

Countries: Argentina, Australia, Costa Rica, Czech Republic, Ecuador, England, France, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Japan, New Zealand, Peru, Scotland, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Thailand, Vietnam

Cities: Adelaide, Aix-en-Provence, Athens, Barcelona, Bristol, Buenos Aires, Cape Town, Capri, Cusco, Dublin, Edinburgh, Florence,  Gold Coast, Ho Chi Minh City, Kyoto, Limerick, London, Madrid, Melbourne, Milan, Newcastle, Paris, Perugia, Prague, Pompeii, Quito, Rome, Salaya, San Jose, Seoul, Sorrento, Stellenbosch, Stirling, Sydney, Tokyo, Townsville, Venice, Wellington

To see courses UofSC students have taken with this Partner at a specific university, please reference the Registrar's Course Equivalency Table

Various funding opportunities exist for this provider. Please note the terms eligible listed for each:

  • Affiliate ScholarshipsUSC students automatically receive a $250 discount per semester program or $100 per summer program.  Capstone and Honors College Students applying to the Perugia, Italy program are eligible to compete for an additional $1,000 scholarship.
  • Beyond Boundaries: The Beyond Boundaries Award is a financial award of $1500 or more to be used to help fund a credit-bearing Maymester/summer study abroad experience. The goal of this award is to help students with high financial need make an overseas experience possible.
  • Carolina Global Study Award: All USC students participating in semester, academic year, or summer programs are eligible to compete for this award. The number of awards available varies from year to year. The goal of this award is to help provide a study abroad experience for students with financial need. 
  • Passport Travel Grant: The Passport Travel Grant is a financial award of up to $2000 to be used to help fund a Maymester or summer study abroad experience for Capstone, Honors, and Top Scholar students. 

Per university policy, all UofSC students will be charged emergency medical, evacuation and repatriation insurance for their time abroad. Contact the Education Abroad Office for more details.


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