General Education

Courses taken abroad can be used to fulfill General Education requirements including Issues, Foundations/Cultures and Supplemental Writing Skills. Questions regarding Study Abroad Issues credit should be sent to studyabroad@gvsu.edu.

Students may also choose to fulfill major/minor requirements while abroad. Browse programs online or consult a Study Abroad Adviser for assistance in selecting an appropriate program.

Global Perspectives

Did you know the General Education Global Perspectives requirement is automatically fulfilled when participating in any study abroad program and taking at least 3 credits?

Issues Abroad

 

Issues Form

Issues Guidelines

 

Supplemental Writing Skills

 

Supplemental Writing Skills

 

 

Foundations/Cultures

 

Foundations & Cultures Form

 

 

*PLEASE NOTE: 

You must submit both your Issues Form and the Reflection Paper to gened@gvsu.edu within 60 days of your return from studying abroad. Contact the Gen-Ed office if it is past the 60 days and you plan on still submitting the form. 

*PLEASE NOTE:

U.S. Diversity requirement cannot be fulfilled through Study Abroad. 



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