Ready to begin your study abroad journey?

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Questions? Contact the Padnos International Center at [email protected]

Programs by Major

Find a study abroad program that fits your Major or academic track! Students can also fulfill General Education credits abroad. 

Attend a First Step Meeting!

Study Abroad First Step Meetings are weekly informational sessions that go over all the basics of study abroad including how to pick a program, funding, academics and more. They are offered in-person every Wednesday at 4 pm in 130 Lake Ontario Hall.

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Schedule a Virtual Advising Appointment

Office Hours

Monday - Friday: 9 am - 4 pm

Walk-In Advising Hours 

Monday - Friday: 9 am - 4 pm

[email protected] / 616-331-3898

130 Lake Ontario Hall


Study Abroad FIRST STEP Meeting

April 17, 2024 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Global Laker Kick-Off

September 4, 2024 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Study Abroad Fair

September 18, 2024 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

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For a Spring/Summer 2024 (and beyond) study abroad programs, faculty can please log in here.

GVSU is switching to a new study abroad application portal. 

Page last modified April 2, 2024