Welcome to the 2021 Virtual Study Abroad Fair!

On January 21 & 22, 2021, the GVSU Padnos International Center will host LIVE virtual study abroad events! You will get to hear from faculty directors, students who participated in the programs, and people from our partner universities around the world! Get LIVE answers to questions about programs, academics, funding and MORE! You are also welcome to browse the information at our Virtual Fair Booths anytime. 

Browse the schedule below and register for live study abroad events! 

Fair day


GVSU Faculty-led Programs

Thursday, January 21, 2021 Schedule  

GVSU Semester Abroad & Internship Programs

Friday, January 22, 2021 Schedule 
 

ENTER TO WIN $500 STUDY ABROAD VOUCHER & OTHER PRIZES!

HOW TO ENTER: Register for and attend 3 or more live sessions at the Study Abroad Fair and you will be automatically entered to win a $500 study abroad voucher and other prizes!


Zoom Instructions

Register for live events. You will receive a Zoom link to join the session.

Log in to your GVSU Zoom account to participate in the live sessions.

If you haven't already, create a GVSU Student Zoom Account.

If you have any issues, follow instructions for Logging into a GVSU Zoom Meeting or contact studyabroad@gvsu.edu


THURSDAY, January 21, 2021: Live Sessions

GVSU Faculty-led Programs

Register for LIVE events you're interested in, or click on program and general information links anytime. Some faculty directors & students who participated in programs will be available to LIVE CHAT on fair day! Check the schedule below. 

Study Abroad 101

January 21, 2021
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Register

Join us for a live Study Abroad 101 session! We will go over the basics of Study Abroad, Faculty-Led programs, and talk about how to navigate the Virtual Study Abroad Fair. 

Funding Workshop

January 21, 2021
12:30 - 1:30 p.m.

Register 

Learn how to fund your study abroad Faculty-Led program. Click the button above to register for this live workshop. 

Study Abroad Advising

Ready to start planning your study abroad? Schedule an appointment.

Advising Appointment

 

GVSU Faculty-led program booths & LIVE sessions on Thursday, January 21, 2021

Faculty-Led Program

Live Session, Thursday, January 21, 2021

 

Consortium for Overseas Student Teaching (COST)

Jan. 21 @ 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM 

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Dominican Republic Movement Science 

   

Ecuador Ocupational Therapy

   

El Salvador/Guatemala Social Work 

Jan. 21 @ 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM 

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France French Language

Jan. 21 @ 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Jan. 21 @ 12:00 - 1:00 PM

Jan. 21 @ 1:00 - 2:00 PM

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Ghana Literature

   

Ghana Nursing

   

Guatemala Occupational Therapy

   

Haiti Water, Environmental Issues & Service Learning (Honors)

   

Iceland Geology in the Land of Fire & Ice

Jan. 21 @ 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Jan. 21 @ 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Jan. 21 @ 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM 

Jan. 21 @ 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM 

Jan. 21 @ 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM 

Jan. 21 @ 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM 

 

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Ireland Social Work

   

Israel Historical & Social Context of the Bible (Honors)

Jan. 21 @ 10:00 - 11:00 AM

Jan. 21 @ 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

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Japan Theater & Language

   

Namibia African History, Cultures, and the Environment

Jan. 21 @ 10:00 - 11:00 AM

Jan. 21 @ 1:00 - 2:00 PM

Jan. 21 @ 2:00 - 3:00 PM

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Netherlands English Education

   

Netherlands Geography

   

Northern Ireland (UK) Psychology

   

South Africa Wildlife Biology

   

South Africa Writing

   

Spain Education

Jan. 21 @ 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM 

Jan. 21 @ 12:00 - 1:00 PM 

Jan. 21 @ 3:00 - 4:00 PM 

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Spain Intercultural Communication (Student Athletes) 

Jan. 21 @ 2:00 - 3:00 PM 

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Spain Teacher Assisting

Jan. 21 @ 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM 

Jan. 21 @ 12:00 - 1:00 PM 

Jan. 21 @ 3:00 - 4:00 PM 

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Switzerland Computing & Information Systems 

Jan. 21 @ 10:00 - 11:00 AM 

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Tanzania Math Education

Jan. 21 @ 10:00 - 11:00 AM

Jan. 21 @ 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM 

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U.K. Literature

   

U.K. Art

   

Ukraine Anthropology

   

 

 


FRIDAY, January 22, 2021: Live Sessions

GVSU Semester Abroad (Partnership) Programs

Register for LIVE events you're interested in, or click on program and general information links anytime. Study Abroad Advisers & students who participated in Partnership programs will be available to LIVE CHAT on fair day! Check the schedule below. 

Study Abroad 101

January 22, 2021
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Register

Join us for a live Study Abroad 101 session! We will go over the basics of Study Abroad, partnership programs, and talk about how to navigate the Virtual Study Abroad Fair. 

Funding Workshop

January 22, 2021
12:30 - 1:30 p.m.

Register

Learn how to fund your study abroad partnership program. Click the button above to register for this live workshop. 

Study Abroad Advising

Ready to start planning your study abroad? Schedule an advising appointment.

Advising Appointment

 

Semester Abroad (Partnership) LIVE Sessions on Friday, January 22

Time

Session

 

10:00-10:50 AM, Friday, January 22

DeMontfort University – LIVE from the UK

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11:00 – 11:50 AM, Friday, January 22

University of Cape Coast – LIVE from GHANA

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12:00-12:50 PM, Friday, January 22

Study in Asia

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1:00-1:50 PM, Friday, January 22

Business Abroad

Register

2:00 – 2:50 PM, Friday, January 22

Study  or Intern Abroad in Europe

Register

3:00-3:50 PM, Friday, January 22

Spanish Abroad

Register

3:00-3:50 PM, Friday, January 22

Gaining a Competitive Edge – Building Skills for Success in the 21st Century

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4:00-4:50 PM, Friday, January 22

John Cabot University – LIVE from ITALY

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GVSU Internships & Affiliate Programs

Internships Abroad

Friday, January 22

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Register Now

Learn about internships abroad! Set yourself apart as a global professional. Click the button above to register for a live workshop. 

Internship Booth 

Click the button above for more information on Internship opportunities.


Semester Abroad (Partnership) program booths

Partnership program Live Sessions
Australia: Macquarie University
Australia: University of the Sunshine Coast
Austria: FH Joanneum University of Applied Sciences 2:00-2:50 PM, Friday, January 22
Chile: Universidad del Bío-Bío 3:00-3:50 PM, Friday, January 22
China: East China Normal University 12:00-12:50 PM, Friday, January 22
China: ESSCA Shanghai 12:00-12:50 PM, Friday, January 22
France: ESSCA Angers 2:00-2:50 PM, Friday, January 22
France: ESSCA Paris 2:00-2:50 PM, Friday, January 22
France: Grenoble School of Management 2:00-2:50 PM, Friday, January 22
France: L'Université Catholique de L'Ouest 2:00-2:50 PM, Friday, January 22
France: UVSQ 2:00-2:50 PM, Friday, January 22
Germany: Duale Hochschule Baden-Württemberg 2:00-2:50 PM, Friday, January 22
Germany: Pädagogische Hochschule Schwäbisch Gmünd 2:00-2:50 PM, Friday, January 22
Ghana: University of Cape Coast 11:00-11:50 AM, Friday, January 22
Hungary: ESSCA Budapest 2:00-2:50 PM, Friday, January 22
Japan: International Christian University 12:00-12:50 PM, Friday, January 22
Japan: Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University 12:00-12:50 PM, Friday, January 22
Mexico: Universidad de las Americas 3:00-3:50 PM, Friday, January 22
Poland: Cracow University of Economics 2:00-2:50 PM, Friday, January 22
Romania: Babes'-Bolyai University 2:00 -2:50 PM, Friday, January 22
South Korea: SeouTech 12:00-12:50 PM, Friday, January 22
Spain: Universidad Carlos III de Madrid 3:00-3:50 PM, Friday, January 22
Spain: University of Deusto 3:00-3:50 PM, Friday, January 22
Switzerland: Zurich University of Applied Sciences 2:00-2:50 PM, Friday, January 22
Taiwan: National Taiwan Normal University 12:00-12:50 PM, Friday, January 22
Turkey: Middle East Technical University 2:00-2:50 PM, Friday, January 22
United Kingdom: DeMontfort University 10:00-10:50 AM, Friday, January 22
United Kingdom: Kingston University 2:00-2:50 PM, Friday, January 22
United Kingdom: University of Brighton 2:00-2:50 PM, Friday, January 22

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