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PROGRAMS

Exchange Programs
  • Pay UWL Tuition! Most affordable option
  • Placements can be competitive
  • Housing paid directly to the host institution (not included in program cost)
  • Perfect for:
    • Mature students
    • Independent students
    • Experienced travelers
    • Students in their Junior year
Faculty-led Programs
  • Pay an affordable program cost (the more students on a program, the less the overall cost!)
  • Travel with a UWL professor
  • Travel with a group of UWL students
  • Take UWL courses
  • Short-term (10 days - 4 weeks)
  • Housing included
  • Perfect for:
    • First time travelers
    • Major specific courses
    • Students with restrictive majors
Domestic Study Away Programs (National Student Exchange)
  • Pay UWL Tuition! Most affordable option!
  • Study in another state in the U.S., Canada, Puerto Rico, or U.S. Territories
  • Explore graduate programs
  • Take unique courses
  • Study at institutions that serve specific student populations
  • Get away from the WI/MN winter!
  • Housing paid directly to the host institution (not included in program cost)
Direct-Enroll Programs
  • Pay an affordable program cost
  • Study in unique places
  • Non-competitive, unlike exchanges
  • Housing usually paid directly to the host institution (not included in program cost)
Provider Programs (API, CEA, CIEE, ISA, UW-Platteville, University of Minnesota)
  • More expensive than other program options but are usually all-inclusive
  • Perfect for students who want an extra level of support
  • Usually includes excursions, day trips, and social/cultural activities
  • Sometimes includes meals
  • Usually includes airport reception
  • Almost always includes housing in the program cost
  • Direct-Enroll options available through API