Study Abroad Opportunities

LGBT Themed Study Abroad Programs         

Paying for Study Abroad 

Why LGBTQ Students Should Study Abroad? 10 Reasons Why LGBTQ Students Should Study Abroad

Tips for LGBTQ People Studying Abroad Suggestions for LGBTQ Students Going Abroad

Student to Student Guide A general overview of the treatment and public opinion of the LGBT community and queer issues in specific cities abroad


International Gay and Lesbian Travel Association The International Gay & Lesbian Travel Association (IGLTA) is a great tool to find LGBT travel businesses and destinations. Whether it be for individual, group, corporate, or student travel, we have the best locations and the best packages for your perfect getaway.

International Gay and Lesbian Human Rights Commission The International Gay and Lesbian Human Rights Commission (IGLHRC) is a leading international organization dedicated to human rights advocacy on behalf of people who experience discrimination or abuse on the basis of their actual or perceived sexual orientation, gender identity or expression.

GlobalGayz : Worldwide Gay Travel and Culture GlobalGayz is a gay-owned charitable travel and culture website focused on les-bi-gay-trans life in countries around the world. It is based on actual visits to far and near countries. Presented here are Stories, Links, News & Reports and Photo Galleries for more than 190 countries about gay travel, culture, human rights, religion, psychology and more. : Gay and Lesbian Travel Articles and Links


The LGBT Resource Center at Grand Valley State University believes every student should have the opportunity to study abroad regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity. We are working with the Padnos International Center to prepare our students to have a fulfilling and safe study abroad experience.

GVSU Study Abroad Promotional Video - Condensed Version from Study Abroad on Vimeo.

Page last modified August 12, 2015