Clemson Study Abroad provides operational support to student engagement programs outside of the U.S.A. that contribute to Clemson University’s missions, goals, and emphasis areas. The office works to enhance the University’s international focus through the development of activities, programs, exchanges and events that foster global and intercultural awareness, knowledge and understanding among faculty, staff, and students. Study Abroad and other Global Engagement opportunities expand the learning environment beyond the classroom into unique and often challenging cultural contexts. Through such engagement students enhance their disciplinary training, professional development, cultural understanding and personal growth.
The Institute of International Education has recognized Clemson Study Abroad with the 2014 Andrew Heiskell Award for Innovation in International Education for the Clemson Engineers for Developing Countries project in Haiti. The award promotes and honors the most outstanding initiatives that are being conducted in international higher education. The award signals a new and important role for international education on campus and showcases the most innovative and successful models in practice today. Read more here.
Browse through our programs and the customized information pages to learn more about the study abroad process.