General Education

Courses taken abroad can be used to fulfill General Education requirements.

Questions? Contact us at studyabroad@gvsu.edu

Note: Students may also choose to fulfill major/minor requirements while abroad. 


Global Perspectives
Global Perspectives

 

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

Foundations/Cultures

Foundations & Cultures Form

 

 

Supplemental Writing Skills

Supplemental Writing Skills

 

 

The Issues Form can be:

1. Submitted electronically:
You must SAVE the form to your desktop, Fill out the form, SAVE again and then email the document to: gened@gvsu.edu along with your reflection.
If you fail to save the document to your desktop before completing, your form will be blank.

2. Submitted in person:
You must download the file and print it out and submit to The General Education Office @ 104 Lake Ontario Hall

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. 

Note: US Diversity and Writing Foundations requirements cannot be fulfilled abroad