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Global Mountaineers Certificate

Use your education abroad experiences to help earn a Global Mountaineers Certificate in Global Competency!

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Passport Acceptance Facility

WVU offers a passport acceptance facility located in Purinton House on the downtown campus. Learn more and schedule and appointment.

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Semester Exchange Programs

WVU Exchanges Programs offer the most traditional and economical way to study abroad. Participants pay their regular WVU tuition and fees to enroll at one of WVU's partner universities for a semester, or year.

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Why Study Abroad

Study abroad is a transformative and life changing experience; learn about the reasons and benefits of studying abroad.

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Getting Started

This step-by-step guide will help you navigate the study abroad process, application, and offer useful resources.

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Program Search

The Program Search lists all programs available to WVU students. Programs are listed by country, term, length, and program type.

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  • Peyton in Japan.

    Peyton Cotter | Tokyo, Japan

    Peyton is a sophomore International Business Management student. For the 2019 summer, she pursued an international internship with Flip Productions in Tokyo. The two month internship led her to discover that joining the workforce in Asia is her ultimate career goal. Click below to learn more about Peyton's experience and her travels abroad.

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  • Gillian

    Gillian Wanosky | Japan and South Korea

    Gillian is a Journalism student with the WVU Reed College of Media. During her 2019 Summer break, Gillian traveled with the Reed College for the Japan and South Korea: Far East Culture, Technology, and Mass Communications program. Click below to learn more about her travels abroad!

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  • Christina White

    Christina White | Honduras & Williamson, WV

    Christina is a Senior Biology and International Studies Major at WVU. During the spring of 2019, Christina traveled to Honduras with the WVU Global Medical and Dental Brigades. Her travels then took her to Williamson, WV in Fall 2019. Click below to learn more about her adventures!

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