A Global Leader

A Global Leader

Study Abroad

Arcadia University's pre-approved study abroad programs are developed with academic rigor and cultural immersion opportunities to engage you in the community in which you are studying. Whether you have an academic focus in mind, a location, or a combination of both, our program finder and Arcadia staff will help you find the program right for you. 

Arcadia Students

Take the Steps to Study Abroad

Start by researching programs that are right for you, focusing on location, discipline, or a combination. Explore all opportunities available to you through our Program Finder.

1. Find A Program

Discuss your program options with a study away advisor. This is an opportunity to get all of your questions answered. We're here to help.

2. Meet with your Study Away Advisor

Review your course selections and how they fit within your academic plan with your academic advisor. Get your course approval form signed.

3. Explore Your Course Options

Register in Arcadia Passport to begin an online application. Next you’ll be able to complete and track the rest of your application requirements.

4. Start an Application

Office of Study Away

Schedule an Appointment

Scott Terry
Director of Study Away
Ashley Knueppel
Study Away Advisor
Advises Business and Communications majors

Book Appointment

Advises all other majors

Book Appointment


Helpful FAQs and Resources

FAQs for Students         Parent's Guide         Connect with Peers

Follow Us

Contact the Office of Study Away

Office of Study Away

Hours: 9am-5pm
Taylor Hall, 118

The Office of Study Away will support you with choosing a program, starting an application, getting courses approved, along with a Pre-Departure Orientation and support once you return from your study abroad experience. We have extensive international experience, so students can feel comfortable with the information and advice that they receive.

Book an Appointment

Business & Communication Majors

Book an Appointment with Scott

All Other Majors

Book an Appointment with Ashley

Decades of Study Abroad History

Sixty-seven years of excellence in global education began on the saddle of a bicycle, for two dollars a day. In the summer of 1948, the world looked ahead to a brighter future. Gone was the extreme cataclysm and privation of the Second World War, but deep scars remained for the nations of Europe and their people. Moreover, the cooperative spirit of educational exchange between nations, which had flourished modestly prior to the war’s advent, was all but nonexistent.