• Female student with laptop on lap, sitting on floor, smiling at camera.

    learn, interact and enjoy the globe with virtual study abroad. programs coming soon!

    virtual study abroad
  • View of the COVID-19 at the molecular level.

    review frequently asked questions related to study abroad. 

    covid-19 faq's
  • Student holding sign telling you to attend the study abroad fair

    did you miss this year's study abroad fair? check out the recordings!

    watch fair recordings
  • virtually connect with us through an admissions session, information session, and advising session.

    admissions session
  • research the scholarships offered by wmu and other organizations.

    research the scholarships offered by wmu and other organizations.


connect with us virtually

due to the impact of covid-19 and wmu’s efforts to reduce the risks of spread and exposure, our offices are delivering services remotely where possible or by appointment in-person. most services from the haenicke institute for global education are available virtually monday – friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. to make an appointment, contact us directly or sign up for a virtual information session. 

learn more about study abroad: 

2020 virtual fair  admissions session  advising  information session

global engagement in the classroomStudents interact with elephant on study abroad adventure!

an easy way to incorporate global engagement in the classroom is to expose students to study abroad! join wmu study abroad's classroom outreach initiative by inviting a representative in to your classroom (in-person or virtual) to talk about the benefits of study abroad and the frequently asked questions. request a presentation.

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a unit of the diether h. haenicke institute for global education.

as a partner of the institute of international education's generation study abroad initiative, wmu study abroad is committed to increasing study abroad participation by 50 percent over five years spanning 2014 to 2019.