Increasing Global Awareness

More than 100 study abroad programs in 45 countries are just the beginning. Students gain global experience through short-term international programs and courses, fieldwork, cultural groups and clubs, and our innovative PacRim program.

Study Abroad Programs

Find out more about our extensive study abroad offering through the Office of International Programs.

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Internships Abroad

Madrid Summers 

Catering to students across the disciplines, it offers internships in the Sciences, Business, the Humanities, as well as rigorous courses of study in Spanish language, culture, and literary studies.

Intern Away 

This online course provides students with an academic framework that informs, supports and expands their internship learning experience.

Reflective Immersive Sophomore Experience

Available to Puget Sound students in their second year, RISE involves on-campus career preparation classes and unique immersive experiences. Students cultivate their own experience and can 

Semester and Yearlong Abroad Programs

Study abroad through the Office of International Programs or search for a program by country.

  • Pacific Rim Program: Once every three years, a group of students from the University of Puget Sound travels to Asia for nine months of rigorous academic work and experiential learning.

Summer Abroad Programs

In addition to semester-long and yearlong programs, Puget Sound offers a number of summer-only study abroad programs for students who wish to further their education outside of the country, but who are unable to be away from campus during the fall or spring semester. 

  • Madrid Summers is an Experiential Learning course in which students participate in a summer internship while receiving school credit. Check it out!

Travel Resources

Everything from planning documents and travel advisories to international calling codes and currency exchange rates, we've assembled a comprehensive list of travel resources for students planning to study abroad.

Cultural Clubs and Experiences

Campus clubs and groups celebrate multiculturalism on campus through activities and special events, including the annual spring lu`au, activities surrounding Chinese New Year, Japan Week, and Spanish Matters Colloquium. Find a club to get involved in during your Puget Sound journey.