Welcome to the Office of Global Education

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

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.

We facilitate undergraduate credit-bearing study abroad opportunities. Serving Georgetown College, the Walsh School of Foreign Service, the McDonough School of Business, and the School of Nursing and Health Studies, we send approximately 900 students abroad to earn academic credit in over 50 countries.

OGE News

#HoyasAbroad Snapshots – UK

October 19th, 2020

Taha Bilirgen London, UK – Fall 2019 Legend (or, you know, the internet) says that Chuck Norris never does a push-up; rather, he pushes t…

Boat between two small islands in a bay

Tips for a Sustainable Study Abroad

October 7th, 2020

How to manage your carbon footprint while still making the most of your abroad experience. Studying abroad is a once in a lifetime experience….

Tetouan landscape

#HoyasAbroad Snapshots – Morocco

October 5th, 2020

Lauren Pyjar Rabat, Morocco – Fall 2019 I’m terrible at traveling – not necessarily at living in other places, but the actual act of gett…

Stories Beyond the Hilltop

Weekend Away in Girona

May 4th, 2020

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 the sacred steps and revisit some favorite scenes. Instead of paying an unreasonable amount of money to […]

Panadería Forn Mistral

May 4th, 2020

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.

My Visit to the Flourishing, Dying Reef

February 25th, 2020

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 Connecticut, we have always dreamed of the sea diversity that can be found at the Great Barrier Reef.  My dad and I took […]

Mentally Preparing for the Unknown

January 24th, 2020

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. “What do they eat there? What do they speak there? Are they Catholic? You have to send pictures.” […]

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