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UVA Programs

Travel for University-related purposes has been restricted. See the COVID Considerations page and the University Travel Restriction on All Student International Travel for more information.

Thinking about studying abroad in January Term or Spring 2022? Current passport processing times are significantly delayed (18 weeks for routine service; 12 weeks for expedited). You need your passport months ahead of your actual departure date for many study abroad programs, and your passport must be valid for at least 6 months (in some cases, one year) after the end date of your intended program. If you need a new or renewed passport, APPLY AS SOON AS POSSIBLE USING EXPEDITED PROCESSING. See the State Department for details and to apply.

Program Offerings

Program offerings change each year and this page will be updated accordingly. Use the Program Search to search all approved programs.

Exchange Programs

Program availability for is subject to change; please check individual program pages, linked below, for updates regarding specific programs.

Exchanges are available for semester or year.

Albert-Ludwig University of Freiburg

Tsinghua University

American College of Greece

University College Dublin

American University in Cairo

University of Amsterdam

Bocconi University

University of Auckland

East China Normal University

University of Bath

Friedrich-Schiller-Universitat Jena

University of Birmingham

Fudan University

University of British Columbia

Hitotsubashi University

University of Edinburgh

Hong Kong University of Science & Technology: Engineering

University of Glasgow

Hong Kong University of Science & Technology: Humanities & Social Science

University of Hong Kong

Hong Kong University of Science & Technology: Science

University of Kent

Humboldt University

University of Lyon 2

Korea University

University of Melbourne

Lund University

University of Montreal

Maastricht University

University of New South Wales

McGill University

University of Nottingham: Media Studies & English Spring Term

National Chengchi University

University of Nottingham

National University of Singapore

University of Otago

Peking University

University of Queensland

Rikkyo University

University of St. Andrews

Sciences Po Lille

University of Surrey

Sciences Po Paris

University of Tasmania

Seoul National University

Waseda University

Sophia University

Yale-NUS College

Technical University Berlin

UVA Engineering Exchange: University of Southern Denmark

Technical University Dortmund

UVA Nursing Exchange: University of Auckland

Technical University Munich

UVA Nursing Exchange: University of Queensland

The Chinese University of Hong Kong  

MA in European Studies Exchange Programs

Freie Universität Berlin: MA in European Studies Queen's University Belfast: MA in European Studies
Lund University: MA in European Studies University of Lyon 2: MA in European Studies


UVA faculty-led summer programs have been cancelled for 2021. Students may be able to study abroad this summer (after May 31) through approved outside programs and UVA in Valencia (see below), which is operated by an in-country provider, pending review of local health, safety, and security conditions and student plans.

Programs are Direct Credit unless stated otherwise.

Programs Not Offered in 2021

Global Internships

The Virtual Global Internships program offers placements in organizations around the world, as well as a virtual internship program with the High Atlas Foundation in Morocco, a not-for-profit organization that supports local communities in achieving their priority development projects, primarily in agriculture, education, and health.