Short-Term Study Abroad

Get outside of the classroom

Professors in the College of the Arts and Sciences have wide-ranging expertise that they share with students in sites all around the world. College faculty lead groups of IU students on short-termfrom one week to six weeksstudy abroad programs.

Study Tours are connected to semester courses, while International Courses are stand-alone summer programs.

Mexico: Self-governance, Sustainability, and the Arts

Take a second eight weeks course and then travel to Oaxaca, Mexico, to explore the unique ways this region promotes cultural diversity, protects their heritage, and values everyone's voice. (May 2023)

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Tanzania: Olduvai Field School

This six-week course on geology and paeloanthropology takes place at the the world's most famous archaeological site, Olduvai Gorge.

May-June 2022

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IU Office of Overseas Study

IU’s Office of Overseas Study provides a wide range of study abroad opportunities from year-long language and cultural immersion programs to short-term thematic programs.

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