International Experience

Study Abroad Spotlight

 International Studies in Kiel, Germany

at Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel


Program Highlights

  • Earn 6 credits towards the International Studies major
  • Course options are flexible
  • Tuition is only $45 per credit hour
  • Study European politics in the most influential country in the European Union
  • Explore Berlin for a weekend (included in the program cost)
  • Easy travel to Amsterdam, Copenhagen, and Oslo
For more info, visit:

 Where in the world are IS alumni?

Charles Park

Charles Park '13
Charles graduated from the U in 2013 with a BS in International Studies with an emphasis in Global Health and a BS in Biology. Since graduation, Charles has traveled to Mongolia and completed a year of coursework in the Master of Public Health program at Johns Hopkins. Read more >>

Events and Announcements

Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) scholarship applications are now open!

These scholarships are for students studying foreign languages and area studies. If you study any of these languages, then you should apply!

Cambodian (Khmer)


FLAS pays part of your tuition as well as a generous stipend. FLAS can be used for summer study abroad programs, semester study abroad programs, and study at the University of Utah. If you study an Asian or Middle Eastern language, check out the Asia Center’s page. If you study a Latin American language, check out the Center for Latin American Studies webpage. Applications are due on Friday, January 30th, 2015.

If you have any questions, contact the FLAS coordinator, Kevin Barrett (

Academic Advising

You may make appointments with any of the three International & Area Studies advisors by booking from the new advising page. You are expected to come on time and prepared.

International & Area Studies Advisors:

Ashley Glenn

Kellie Hubbard

Caitlin McDonald


For email questions, please email us at Emails should be professional and respectful, and include:

  1. Full name
  2. uNID
  3. Major (BA or BS) or minor and area of emphasis
  4. Detailed requests, questions, and explanations

Important dates & deadlines:

January 12: Classes begin

January 19: Last day to add without permission code

January 21: Last day to drop classes

January 26: Last day to add, elect CR/NC, or audit classes

March 6: Last day to withdraw from classes

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