Welcome to the Office of Global Education

Welcome to the Office of Global Education (OGE) homepage. Georgetown has many study abroad program types, which fulfill different needs for different students. There are tools and resources linked from this page to assist you in selecting a best-fit program that meets your academic and intercultural needs.

To start learning about the study abroad process, sign up to attend a Study Abroad 101 session hosted by an OGE Peer Advisor.

We facilitate undergraduate credit-bearing study abroad opportunities. Serving the Georgetown College of Arts & Sciences, the Walsh School of Foreign Service, the McDonough School of Business, the School of Health, the School of Nursing, and Georgetown University Qatar, we send approximately 1,000 students abroad to earn academic credit in over 50 countries.

OGE News: Articles

Program Spotlight: Queen’s University Belfast

December 15th, 2022

“My one question was, “What is the most culturally immersive program out of those supplied to me?” The answer I received was decisively concrete: Belfast.” – 2022 Attendee Will…

Program Spotlight: Georgetown at Villa le Balze

October 13th, 2022

After a hiatus onset by the COVID-19 pandemic, Georgetown resumed summer study abroad programming at the Villa Le Balze study center in Fiesole, Italy. Sixty-one undergraduate students took…

Stories Beyond the Hilltop: Blog

Weekend Away in Girona

During my short time in Spain, there were many places I did not get to visit, but I loved Girona so much I went there twice. As a Game of Thrones enthusiasts, trips there were pilgrimages to retrace t…

May 4th, 2020

Panadería Forn Mistral

When you taste their bread, it doesn’t matter how Catalan or Spanish you feel—all it matters, is that they make damn good bread and you can’t say no to it.…

May 4th, 2020

My Visit to the Flourishing, Dying Reef

Following the conclusion of my Summer term Aboriginal Sydney class, my dad flew out to visit and we fulfilled our lifelong dream of visiting the Great Barrier Reef. As lifelong fishermen in Connecticu…

February 25th, 2020

Mentally Preparing for the Unknown

When I told my Chilean host mom from this fall that I was going to study abroad in Kathmandu, Nepal in the spring, I was met with curiosity and excitement “Where is that? Near China?” she asked. …

January 24th, 2020

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For information on the institutional response to novel coronavirus (COVID-19), please direct your attention to the Georgetown University coronavirus website, including the Study Abroad Coronavirus FAQs.