Why Study Abroad

Whether you’re looking for an opportunity to study abroad or an international internship, there’s plenty to be gained from an international experience. Not only will you develop a better understanding of the world, you’ll do it within a safe, secure program with ties to your university.

There are lots of reasons why you should consider an international experience:

  • Have fun
  • Invest in your future
  • Earn Saint Mary’s credits
  • See the world from a new perspective
  • Build your résumé
  • Immerse yourself in a new culture
  • Make lifelong friends
  • Develop fluency in another language
  • Learn about yourself
  • Enrich your academic studies
  • Develop new attributes and skills

What Our Students Are Saying

Lisa: "My semester abroad has been one of the most exciting and educational experiences during my university career. I have been given the opportunity to experience a new culture and language first hand while attending a top business school in France.”

Keith: “I loved travelling with my classmates to visit their home villages all across the country. Travelling in Uganda is a real adventure. I also enjoyed immersing myself in Ugandan culture, and picking up the accent."

Opportunities for Travel