Taking advantage of study abroad opportunities can result in life-changing experiences.
The WVU system offers numerous study abroad opportunities. Some of the experiences
are highlighted below.
Check all available opportunities in the WVU system.
Bahrain: Women, Business, and Bahrain
Hailed by many as the Arts and Culture capital of the Middle East, Bahrain is a fascinating
island country situated in the Persian Gulf. This program is designed to
take an in-depth look at the experience of women in Bahrain and the Middle East
and their unique challenges and triumphs in the world of business. Students
will spend a week at the Royal University for Women exploring these topics (as
well as local food, culture, customs, beaches, and camel farms) with their students.
Greece: Greek Odyssey, 2020!
For this course, you will travel to Greece during the week of WVU Spring Break Recess,
2020. While there, the class will visit and explore the Greek communities
of Athens, Delphi, Olympia, Mycenae, and Nafplion, experiencing contemporary
life as well as learning about ancient Greek culture and history.
Canada: An Introduction to the Culture and History of Canada and Quebec
This course is an international experience offered in collaboration with the Université
de Laval in Quebec City, Canada. Students attend daily presentations in the
morning on various topics by Laval University professors (in English) and participate
in afternoon excursions that reflect and deepen the students’ understanding of
the morning presentation.