Center for Global Engagement

Florida Atlantic University supports robust international education activities for FAU students and faculty and our world partners in order to prepare students for 21st century global society, foster international engagement, and contribute to the emerging global knowledge system. Learn more

The services listed within this page will direct you to several different study and research opportunities which will add an international dimension to your FAU experience. Common activities include study abroad, student exchange, visiting faculty and scholar exchange, and university partnerships and agreements to support study abroad and collaborative research.

Students can study abroad on a wide range of programs, learn a foreign language, and take coursework on international topics for degrees. Faculty lead study abroad programs, conduct research on international issues, and help form collaborative partnerships with scholars and universities around the world.

Each year FAU also welcomes hundreds of international students for degree and non-degree coursework and English language training, and hosts visiting scholars and interns who work with FAU faculty. International students and exchange visitors enjoy a world class university experience where many cultures, geographic regions and ethnicities are represented, valued and respected. FAU academic and student affairs offices help integrate international students and visitors into vibrant student life and campus experiences.


Fall 2017 Education Abroad Scholarship Recipients

Jillian Chapley
Kansai Gaidai University in Hirakata, Japan
Major: Interdisciplinary Studies
Minor: Japanese & Studio Art

Madison Dickinson
Universidad Carlos III de Madrid in Madrid, Spain
Major: Elementary Education

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Global Civic Engagement

Global crises serve as reminders of the needs of many throughout the world. This page will provide resources to help the FAU community consolidate and coordinate response efforts. Current relief efforts include outreach to various crises that have occurred within and outside of the United States.

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 Last Modified 10/26/17