Education Abroad, U.Va.

Education Abroad

A Division of the International Studies Office


Program Development

Study Abroad Program Proposals
Faculty interested in submitting a proposal to offer a new or repeat study abroad program for J-Term or Summer should select and complete the appropriate forms from the list below. Proposals should be submitted via email to the ISO at or by mail at P.O. 400165. Proposals will be reviewed by the Faculty Advisory Committee for Education Abroad (FACEA) and the International Studies Office (ISO). Only complete proposals will be considered. Proposals require school and departmental endorsement. Questions about the proposal process and forms can be addressed to Dudley Doane at

Proposal Forms and Deadlines:

J-Term 2018

Summer 2018

New Program Proposals

March 24, 2017

July 3, 2017

Repeat Program Proposals

March 24, 2017

August 14, 2017

Decisions Announced 

April 14, 2017

September 1, 2017

UVA Study Abroad Faculty Application (Required for faculty who have not led a UVA Study Abroad program.)

UVA Study Abroad Faculty Application: Department Chair Recommendation
(Required for faculty who have not led a UVA Study Abroad program.)

UVA Study Abroad Program Planning: Logistics (This form is completed post-approval of a proposal by FACEA, ISO and Provost’s Office.)

The Forum on Education Abroad Standards of Good Practice for Education Abroad

UVA Education Abroad Learning Outcomes & Measures

Program Report Template

Important University Policies

Policy on Student International Travel

Minor Children, Family Members or Other Individuals Accompanying Education Abroad Program Staff

Authorization of Volunteers in the Workplace

Travel, Meals, and Entertainment Expenses Incurred on Behalf of the University


U.S. Dept. of Education Internatioanl Affairs Office: Global and Cultural Competency Why Global and Cultural Competency?

Travel Alerts, Notices, & Warnings

U.S. Dept. of State Travel Resources

Faculty & Staff Training
Summer and Fall 2017  program director, faculty and staff training will be held on the following dates (all program directors, faculty, or staff must attend one):

  • Friday, April 14, 2017, 12 p.m. – 2 p.m., Location TBA
  • Wednesday, May 3, 2017, 12 p.m. – 2 p.m., Location TBA

Note: New semester study abroad proposals generally require 12-18 months of planning. UVA faculty interested in developing a semester study abroad program should contact Dudley Doane at after consulting with the appropriate Associate Dean for Academic Programs in their home school.