Part of being a TLU student means exploring beyond the comforts of home and familiar culture.
Each student is challenged to Learn Boldly and for many, that includes studying abroad. Grasping the intricacies of experiencing and interacting with different cultures, languages, people and places prepares students to delve into their next life adventure after graduation. TLU's study abroad program is designed to enrich lessons in and outside of the classroom and produce more understanding, empathetic and worldly individuals ready to Live to Inspire.
The International Education department strives to enhance the value of the liberal arts education through international experiences and global education. To stimulate interest in international perspectives and to heighten students’ global understanding, TLU offers several study abroad programs in a wide variety of locations. The International Education staff advises students regarding the various study abroad programs, assists with the application procedures, and provides pre-departure orientations and a post-return reorientation class.
University of Evansville Harlaxton College program, one of TLU's partner programs, has been named the best study abroad program by Best College Reviews.
Study Abroad Programs
TLU has programs with over 200 universities in 54 countries on six continents. In addition to coursework, many programs also offer service learning opportunities, internships and summer terms.
A variety of periodic study abroad programs are offered through TLU. These are typically two- to four-week programs led by a professor in May or June. Past programs have included: Kinesiology to Norway, Dramatic Media & Psychology to Greece, Economics to Ecuador and Biology to Belize.
March 09, 2015
Social Entrepreneurship representatives travel to the Ashoka U Exchange to learn about innovation in higher education and how to become a Changemaker Campus.Read More
January 28, 2015
One of TLU’s partners, the University of Evansville Harlaxton College program, was named the best study abroad program in America. Many TLU students, professors and staff have traveled to experience this top program.Read More
September 18, 2014
In addition to the experience of traveling, study abroad programs offer students an opportunity to explore outside their own culture and comfort zone. Rebecca is studying social change in Central America where she will encounter oppression in various communities throughout the region.Read More