Study Abroad Programs

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Students in Vienna, AustriaStudying abroad can expand your understanding of the world and can help you develop cultural awareness all while earning credits towards your UW Tacoma degree. Take a look at the study abroad programs below and attend one of our Study Abroad info sessions.

Spring Quarter online walk-in advising via Skype:

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We're also available for one-on-one study abroad advising. Before scheduling a meeting, please attend a Study Abroad 101 info session or watch the webinar below. Then schedule an appointment by clicking here.  



Summer 2020 Programs

Official updates from UW Study Abroad on the Coronavirus.


Brazilian flag BRAZIL: Movements and Intersections 

 CHINA: Past and Present 

 MEXICO: Urban Field Experience in Mexico City 

 NETHERLANDS: From Sea to Shining Sea- Exploration of Corporate Social Responsibility Initiatives at the Ports of Tacoma, Seattle, Amsterdam and Rotterdam​

 PERU: Spanish Language and Culture in Cusco, Peru 

 SPAIN: Cutting Edge Technologies and Research- A Global Perspective 

 VIETNAM: Peace and Social Change 

Early Fall 2020 Programs 


 CFHI: Global Health Experiential Learning Program 

Autumn 2020 Programs


Irish Flag Comparative Criminal Justice Systems in Ireland & Northern Ireland

Winter 2021 Programs


 ITALY: Creativity and Place: Seeing and Re-seeing Rome and Italy

Previous Study Abroad Programs



Additional Opportunities

As a UW Tacoma student, you can also participate in many study abroad programs offered by UW Seattle and UW Bothell. Visit the UW Study Abroad seach engine to find out more. 

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Applications Deadlines:

  • Summer 2020 deadline - February 23
  • Autumn 2020 deadline - February 15
  • Winter 2021 deadline - April 6





Can't make it to an in-person Study Abroad info session? Watch one online instead! Please find our Study Abroad 101 and How to Fund Your Study Abroad webinars above.