Make global destinations part of your hilltop education.
Few experiences give you a deeper understanding of the world community (and yourself) than living, studying or doing an internship abroad.
At St. Edward’s, we provide a variety of options for you to study abroad, including programs that offer internship opportunities and independent research, as well as educational excursions. Check out the process to participate in study abroad at SEU and head over to the Study Abroad Portal when you're ready to apply.
SEU Study Abroad 101
There are many ways to engage in study abroad at St. Edward's. Watch this animated video for an overview of program types and to get started on the study abroad journey.
St. Edward's in Angers, France Program
In Austin's sister city of Angers, France, resides our flagship study abroad program. St. Edward's faculty and staff host St. Edward's students for semester and summer programs in this beautiful Loire Valley town. See more about St. Edward's in Angers on the Study Abroad Portal.
Among the most popular study abroad destinations our students travel to are our international partner universities. And with 24 partners in 17 countries, these exchange programs provide plenty of choices to consider. Learn about our partner universities on the Study Abroad Portal.
Students participate in faculty-led summer programs all over the world. Each trip focuses on a specific area of study. For example, Photocommunications students traveled to Beppu, Japan, under the guidance of their professor, and put their cameras to work documenting a topic of their choosing. View narrated slideshows of four students presenting their favorite photos and describing their experiences in Japan.
Working for Social Justice
Watch Monique Sandhu discuss how the St. Edward's community has helped her find new ways to serve others in Austin and in Africa.
Dual Degree Program (with APU in Japan)
Students have the opportunity to participate in a unique dual degree program earning two bachelor's degrees, from two institutions, in two countries, in just four years. Students spend their first and fourth year at St. Edward's earning a BA in Global Studies. They spend their second and third year at our partner university, Asia Pacific University (APU) in Beppu, Japan, earning a BA in Asia Pacific Studies. Learn more about the dual degree program.
Sponsored Provider Programs
Through our approved and sponsored provider programs, students have access to hundreds of study abroad options in more than 90 countries. These programs allow students to complete courses at study centers designed for American students or at local institutions through direct enrollments. Head over to the Study Abroad Portal to learn more about all study abroad options including sponsored provider programs.
SEU International Internship Program
In partnership with CRCC Asia, students have the opportunity to intern in one of 8 locations for 1, 2, or 3 months over the summer. Locations include Beijing, China; Shanghai, China; Shenzhen, China; Osaka, Japan; Tokyo, Japan; Seoul, South Korea; Manchester, United Kingdom; and Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Internships are open to all majors and there is no language requirement. Learn more in the Study Abroad Portal.
Global Business Capstone Program
The Bill Munday School of Business offers MBA students a Global Business Capstone course that prepares future business leaders and entrepreneurs for a global market. This program takes students to another country for 10 days to experience and research its culture and economy. While there, they create and present a real business plan for a company.