Education Abroad Outreach

Education Abroad Outreach


Please note that the University has restricted travel for University-related purposes.
See the COVID Considerations page for more information.

Here are some ways that we hope you will engage with us as you consider education abroad. Remember - it's never too early to start planning!

New to UVA, or to education abroad? Check out this video about why you should Go Global, and how! Scroll down for more ways to connect.

Attend an Info Session

Join Education Abroad Advisors for a series of info sessions to learn more about education abroad, including program options, credits, finances, and eligibility. Take a deeper dive into aspects like finances and scholarships, choosing a program, study abroad for engineering students, and global internships, in special topic sessions.

Advance registration is required for virtual sessions; please register with your email address so that we know you're a UVA student. 

The University of Virginia is committed to providing universal access to all of our events. Please contact UVA Education Abroad at 434-982-3010 or [email protected] to request disability accommodations. Advance notice is necessary to arrange for some accessibility needs. Please contact us at least seven days prior to the start of this event.

Click here for more details.


Fall 2021 Events

Events on September 8 are part of this year's "Fall Study Abroad Fair"; see below for details.

Date Time Topic Advisor Registration Link & More Details
Tuesday, 8/17 4pm General Info Session Leah Hicks, Liz Wellbeloved Virtual
Thursday, 8/26 1pm General Info Session Annia Dowell-Wiltshire, Emily Graber Virtual
Wednesday, 9/1 Noon General Info Session Evan Owen, Hayley Spear Virtual
Friday, 9/3 11am Global Internships Info Session Ingrid Hakala In-person: Hotel A
Wednesday, 9/8 various General Info Session (2) various advisors In-person: Newcomb Commonwealth Room
Wednesday, 9/8 various How to Choose a Program Annia Dowell-Wiltshire, Leah Hicks In-person: Newcomb Commonwealth Room
Wednesday, 9/8 various Finances & Scholarships Evan Owen, Margaret Walter In-person: Newcomb Commonwealth Room
Thursday, 9/23 5:30pm Engineering Programs Liz Wellbeloved Virtual: Register Here
Tuesday, 10/5 Noon Sustainable Programs Highlight Hayley Spear Virtual: Register Here

 Previous Event Recordings

Topic Advisor Date Recorded
General Info Session Leah Hicks & Evan Owen Feb. 2, 2021
Finances & Scholarships Margaret Walter & Evan Owen Sept. 11, 2020
How to Choose a Program Leah Hicks & Annia Dowell-Wiltshire Sept. 1, 2020
Sustainable Programs Hayley Spear Oct. 5, 2020
Travel Planning Hayley Spear & Annia Dowell-Wiltshire Oct. 1, 2020
Global Internships Emily Graber & Ingrid Hakala Sept. 15, 2020
Valencia Engineering Program Liz Wellbeloved Mar. 25, 2021

Watch the Workshop

Can't wait for an info session to learn more? Watch the Education Abroad Workshop today! You'll find answers to questions we know students (and their families) typically have when exploring education abroad. 

Talk to an Advisor

Know you want to go to Australia? Have a specific question you'd like to ask? Want to talk to someone one-on-one? We encourage students to meet with an Education Abroad Advisor when considering education abroad.

Check out Programs

In addition to the resources above, we encourage you to virtually browse our Approved Programs List via the Program Search (including UVA, exchange, partner, and outside programs), and the list of existing UVA and Exchange programs. Many of the outside program providers who would normally attend our fairs have put together videos, info sessions, and other ways to get a peek at their programs.


Click here for Outside Program resources.

The following outside program providers have shared the following with us; please check back as more materials will be added as they are received. Use the Program Search above to find the online brochures and application information for specific programs.

Contact Us

    Still not sure where to start, or need to contact our office directly? While our physical location is not currently open, you'll find phone numbers, emails, our mailing address, and more at this link.