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  • Travelling Abroad? Prepare. Register. Stay Safe. Visit our Safety Abroad website.
  • Enter the Undergraduate Awards by June 13 and you could win a trip to Dublin, Ireland!

International Learning offers opportunities for education abroad and internationalization at home to Western students. We also welcome visiting students from universities worldwide.  With study abroad and exchange programs, volunteer opportunities, and a new Global and Intercultural Engagement Honor program, there are many ways to complement your Western degree with global experience.

Student Stories


Chemical Engineering Summer Abroad in France

Chemical Engineering students document their experience travelling, learning, and studying in France.


student Erin Hoffman in India

Exchange to India an opportunity not to miss

FIMS student Erin Hoffman's experience on exchange.



Student Kara Waites at Bond University, Australia

Embracing Life outside of our comfort zone

Student Kara Waites reflects on her exchange experience at Bond University, Australia



exchange student in Hong Kong

Exchange to Hong Kong reaps benefits

"This exchange has transformed me into an even better leader and a more confident individual. I would recommend doing an exchange in Hong Kong to anyone."

News and Events

Enter the Undergraduate Awards and you could win a trip to Dublin, Ireland

You've done the work, now earn international recognition for it. Enter your coursework now in The Undergraduate Awards - a global competition for top scholars. It's FREE and easy. Find out how 

Summer Internships Still Available

It's not too late for a Summer Internship in Madrid, London, Singapore, Shanghai or Hong Kong. 

Are you travelling this summer?
Prepare. Register. Stay safe.

If you are heading out on an international learning experience, be sure to visit our new Safety Abroad website and register your travel plans in Western's new Travel Registry.

Have questions?

Email us at with questions or to book an appointment

We also have drop-in hours Monday to Friday, 12-2pm, September-April only.

Location: 2nd floor of the International & Graduate Affairs Building (IGAB)

Download our Fact Sheet for incoming exchange students (PDF)

cover of international exchange fact sheet for students coming to Western