University Studies Abroad Consortium

USAC/UNR MS 323 Reno, NV 89557 United States

About University Studies Abroad Consortium

Year Founded: 1982

The University Studies Abroad Consortium has provided university students with affordable, valuable study abroad programs and contributed to the internationalization of universities in the United States and abroad. At present we have program locations in 26 countries with many locations unique for study abroad. Students from any university are welcome to participate and join students from more than 800 universities around the world who are or have been on our programs over our 30-year history. Our mission is to provide students with the opportunity to develop the knowledge, skills, and attitudes to succeed in today's society.

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Spanish Language, Art, and Spanish/European Studies: Madrid, Spain - USAC

Spain : Madrid

The Madrid program is ideal for students who wish to study Spanish and European Studies in one of the world’s great capitals. Madrid is a fascinating city and has a vibrant...

European Politics, Culture and Art Studies: Prague, Czech Republic - USAC

Czech Republic : Prague

The Prague program is ideal for students interested in studying and living in an extraordinary medieval city. Prague is an open textbook of modern and traditional literature,...

International Business, Engineering, Spanish: Bilbao/Getxo

Spain : Bilbao, Getxo (Guecho)

The Bilbao/Getxo program is ideal for students who wish to develop an international business career and/or a bilingual career. You may stay for one semester or a full year...

Spanish and European Studies: Alicante, Spain - USAC

Spain : Alicante

This program is designed for students who wish to experience all that a beautiful Spanish city on the Mediterranean has to offer, while studying the Spanish language and

French Language and European Studies: Pau, France - USAC

France : Pau

The Pau program offers a unique opportunity to study the French language intensively, take courses in other disciplines, and to experience student life and culture at a French...

Life and Health Sciences, Spanish Language and Cultural Studies: San Ramon, Costa Rica - USAC

Costa Rica : San Ramon

Costa Rica is well known for its peaceful lifestyle, egalitarian society, stable government, excellent medical care, and extraordinary natural beauty. Known as the Switzerland...

University of Stirling Undergraduate Courses: Stirling, Scotland - USAC

Scotland : Stirling

The Stirling program offers the opportunity to enroll in a range of courses in a variety of disciplines at the University of Stirling, one of the top-rated academic institutions...

University of Ghana Undergraduate and Graduate Courses: Accra, Ghana - USAC

Ghana : Accra

The Accra program offers a unique opportunity for students to live and study in the heart of West Africa. It is the perfect destination for those who want to learn about

Spanish Language, Latin American, Anthropological and International Studies: Santiago, Chile - USAC

Chile : Santiago

Santiago’s urban and natural framework, its mountainous terrain, and its proximity to Chile’s central coastline are ideal for experiencing the nature and culture of the...

Education, Communications, Health, and Italian Studies:

Italy : Reggio Emilia

The Reggio Emilia program is ideal for students interested in studying Italian language, education, communications, and health issues in a charming midsize city in north-central...

Spanish Language and Latin American Studies: Havana, Cuba

Cuba : Havana

The Havana January program offers an unparalleled opportunity to visit this enchanting island and legendary city to learn about its culture and society. It will also provide...

Field Study in Cuban History, Society, Politics, and Culture Studies: Havana, Cuba

Cuba : Havana

The Havana summer program offers an unparalleled opportunity to visit this enchanting island and legendary city to learn about its culture and society. It will also provide...

Irish Studies: Galway, Ireland

Ireland : Galway

The summer Galway program is ideal for students interested in learning about Irish studies in a lively, student-oriented city on Ireland’s west coast. Galway's magical

Brazilian Culture, Global Economy, and Natural Resource Management- USAC

Brazil : Florianopolis

The Florianopolis program offers students the opportunity to immerse themselves in the incredibly diverse and dynamic culture of Brazil while living on a beautiful sub-tropical...

Bahcesehir University Undergraduate Courses - USAC

Turkey : Istanbul

The Istanbul program is ideal for students who are interested in studying in a city rich in nature, history, and culture at the literal crossroads of the world, where Europe...

University of Haifa Undergraduate and Graduate Courses: Haifa, Israel- USAC

Israel : Haifa

The Haifa program is ideal for students interested in living and studying in a country at the nexus of world history and current events; you can enroll for a semester or

Japan and East Asian Studies: Osaka/Kobe, Japan - USAC

Japan : Kobe, Osaka

The Osaka/Kobe program allows students to concentrate their studies on Japan and its language, culture, and society, or broaden their East Asian focus through additional

Japanese Language, Society and Culture Studies: Nagasaki, Japan - USAC

Japan : Nagasaki

The Nagasaki Program is ideal for those who wish to combine academic coursework with living in this beautiful harbor city with a semitropical climate. The JAISN program at...

Chinese Language and International Business Studies: Shanghai, China - USAC

China : Shanghai

The Shanghai program is ideal for students who are interested in studying the economic and business environment of China and East Asia. Once a sleepy fishing town, Shanghai...

Sociology, Service Learning and Indian Culture Studies: Bangalore, India-USAC

India : Bangalore

The Bangalore program provides the extraordinary opportunity to study Indian culture, sociology, service learning, business, and humanities while also volunteering in the...

History, Art, Environmental and Italian Studies: Viterbo, Italy - USAC

Italy : Viterbo

Bordered just to the north by Tuscany and the south by the metropolitan area of Rome, Viterbo is a medieval city of 65,000 rich in historical, artistic and monumental legacies,...

Korean and East Asian Studies: Seoul, Korea - USAC

South Korea : Seoul

The Seoul program offers courses that introduce you to the business, politics, economics, philosophy, religion and language of Korea. Downtown Seoul is a city of opposites-...

The Hague University Undergraduate Courses: The Hague, Netherlands - USAC

Netherlands : The Hague (Den Haag or Gravenhage)

The Hague University is a vocationally oriented university of approximately 23,000 students, and offers a variety of undergraduate and postgraduate courses ranging from European...

Linnaeus University Undergraduate and Graduate Courses: Vaxjo/Kalmar, Sweden - USAC

Sweden : Vaxjo

The Vaxjo Kalmar program offers the opportunity to enroll at Linnaeus University's Vaxjo campus or 75 miles away at the Kalmar campus in a wide range of courses taught in...

Griffith University Undergraduate Courses: Gold Coast & Brisbane, Australia - USAC

Australia : Gold Coast

The Gold Coast and Brisbane program is ideal if you want to live and study near some of Australia’s most beautiful beaches and rain forest and are looking for a wide range...

Arts, Literature and International Business: London, England

England : London

The London program at London Metropolitan (London Met) University is ideal for students interested in living and studying in one of the most exciting cities in Europe. The...

University of Oslo Undergraduate and Graduate Courses: Oslo, Norway - USAC

Norway : Oslo

The Oslo program offers the opportunity to live in a city made for outdoor enthusiasts surrounded by fjords and forests, with numerous sports at your fingertips in every

Hiroshima University Undergraduate Courses: Hiroshima, Japan - USAC

Japan : Hiroshima

The Hiroshima University Study Abroad Program (HUSA) offers the opportunity to study five levels of Japanese language, from beginning to advanced, at one of the most prestigious...

Spanish Language, Ecological and Latin American Studies: Puntarenas, Costa Rica - USAC

Costa Rica : Puntarenas

The Puntarenas program is ideal for students who are committed to learning the Spanish language and diverse cultures of Latin America. Through formal coursework and personal...

University of St Andrews Undergraduate Courses: St Andrews, Scotland - USAC

Scotland : Edinburgh

The St Andrews program offers students the opportunity to live and study in a medieval city and centuries-old university, while enjoying Scottish culture and everyday life...

Massey University Undergraduate and Graduate Courses: Palmerston North, Auckland and Wellington, New Zealand - USAC

New Zealand : Auckland, Palmerston North and 1 other city , Wellington Show less

With all the natural wonders and unique Kiwi cultural experiences you won’t get anywhere else in the world, New Zealand is an ideal place to live and study. This program...

University College Cork Undergraduate Courses: Ireland - USAC

Ireland : Cork

The Cork program offers students the opportunity to enroll in a range of courses in a variety of disciplines at the University College Cork (UCC), one of the oldest universities...

University of Brighton Undergrad Courses, Culture, Politics, and Literature Studies: Brighton, England - USAC

England : Brighton

Brighton’s colorful character, history, architecture, and cosmopolitan culture all combine to make it an exciting and vibrant place to live and study. The Brighton program...

University of Reading Undergraduate Courses: Reading, England - USAC

England : Reading

The Reading program allows you to enroll in a full range of University of Reading courses in a variety of disciplines on one of the most beautiful campuses in the United

Universty of Bristol Undergraduate Courses: Bristol, England - USAC

England : Bristol

The Bristol program allows you to study and live in a thriving modern city, only 90 minutes from London by train, and study at one of the top-rated universities in Britain...

Spanish Language, Basque and European Studies: San Sebastian, Spain - USAC

Spain : Donostia-San Sebastian, San Sebastian

The San Sebastian program opens an academic window on the Spanish and Basque people, introducing you to the rich diversity of Spain and offering a truly multicultural experience....

Spanish Language, Ecological and Latin American Studies: Heredia, Costa Rica - USAC

Costa Rica : Heredia

Costa Rica is well known for its peaceful lifestyle, egalitarian society, stable government, excellent medical care, and extraordinary natural beauty. Known as the “Switzerland...

German Language, European Studies and Engineering: Luneburg, Germany - USAC

Germany : Luneburg

The Lüneburg program is ideal for students interested in learning the German language and focusing on European Studies—specifically Germany’s role within the European...

Deakin University Undergraduate Courses: Melbourne, Geelong and Warnambool Australia - USAC

Australia : Geelong, Melbourne and 1 other city , Warramboo Show less

This program is ideal for students looking for scholastic excellence, top quality research, industry partnerships, tailored courses, and, of course, fun. The Deakin University...

Chinese Language and Culture Studies: Chengdu, China - USAC

China : Chengdu

The Chengdu program is ideal for students who are interested in experiencing life in one of the most ancient, culturally fascinating, and authentic places in all of China....

International Business/Politics, Architecture/Design/Art and Italian Studies: Torino, Italy - USAC

Italy : Torino (Turin)

The Torino program is ideal for students who are interested in studying International Business, Art/Architecture, and Italian Studies in an exciting, cosmopolitan setting....

Asian-Pacific Rim Economics, Politics and Culture Studies: Chiang Mai, Thailand - USAC

Thailand : Chiang Mai

The Chiang Mai program is the perfect opportunity to live and study in a lively, vibrant city in one of the most scenic areas of an already very beautiful country. The program...

Alumni Interviews

Sarah Maier - Program Participant in Lüneburg, Germany

Sarah Maier has spent time studying abroad in multiple locations in Europe. Through her time abroad, she has developed a great appreciation for new cultures and a passion for encouraging others to explore the world and expand their perspectives.

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Sarah Maier - Program Participant in Pau, France

Sarah Maier has spent time studying abroad in multiple locations in Europe. Through her time abroad, she has developed a great appreciation for new cultures and a passion for encouraging others to explore the world and expand their perspectives.

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