Weeks of Welcome
Whether you want to spend a year, a semester, or a few weeks becoming a global citizen, we have programs that will provide you with amazing opportunities to learn about different cultures and perspectives. Start your adventure today by visiting our WOW events below and our Study Abroad Week activities to further explore programs, view resources, and connect with study abroad advisors!
Register for each event to receive dial-in instructions or join if advised.
|On-demand||Study Abroad & Away 101
View the Study Abroad & Away 101 video to learn essential information about study abroad and away. All students should watch the video before applying for a program.
|On-demand||Book an Advising Appointment
Do you have questions about studying abroad or away? Book a virtual appointment with one of our study abroad team members.
|August 22, 2022
|Weeks of Welcome Kick-Off - Resource Fair Tabling
Come stop by the Study Abroad and Away table at the Fall 2022 Weeks of Welcome Kickoff Fair at the 7th Street Plaza. Learn about all the types of programs we offer, chat with an advisor, get your questions answered, grab some swag and more.
|7th Street Plaza|
|Study Abroad for All
Register now and join us to discover all the amazing global experiences available to you at SJSU! We have programs for everyone: study abroad (international), and away (domestic), short-term (winter, spring and summer breaks), long-term (semester and year-long), virtual (throughout the year), and Alternative Break Programs (spring and summer breaks). In this session we will provide an overview of all of our programming, discuss how a globally focused program can help you reach your personal, academic, and professional goals (and have a life changing experience) and answer all of your questions about how to plan for and become a Global Spartan! We also encourage you to join us during Study Abroad Week (September 19-23) to learn about specific programs, scholarships and more!
|August 29, 2022
|Scholarships for Study Abroad: Gilman and Gilman-McCain
Are you thinking about studying abroad? Whether you're still considering options or have already applied to a program, there are several scholarship opportunities that we wanted to let you know about that have upcoming deadlines. Come learn about the Gilman and Gilman-McCain Scholarships, which provide awards of up to $5,000 for students receiving Pell Grants and/or are dependents of active military to study abroad on credit-bearing programs. During this session, we will review eligibility, how to apply, deadlines, and tips to make a strong application!
We have more information sessions, workshops, and activities on our Study Abroad Events Calendar.