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Welcome to Study Abroad


Study Abroad 101 – General Information. Find your program for 2020 / 2021 – How to finance your study abroad
Wednesday, January 29th, 12:30-1:00 pm
Gaige Hall Rm 130

RIC Shinn Study Abroad Scholarship workshop: Write or finalize your essay – tips to apply
Wednesday, January 29th, 12:30-1:00 pm
Gaige Hall Rm 130

Beatrice S. Demers Foreign Language Fellowship: Deadline to apply Fri. January 31st
Visit the RI Foundation to learn more.

The RIC Ridgway F.Shinn, Jr. Study Abroad Scholarship
Don’t miss the opportunity to get a scholarship to study abroad in summer, fall 2020 or spring 2021! (min. 12 weeks). Deadline to apply Mon. February 3rd.

API ABROAD: Find out about API study abroad programs
Monday, February 10th, 11:00-1:00 pm
Donovan Center

Shinn Study Abroad Fund

The Ridgway F. Shinn, Jr. Study Abroad Fund, maintained by the Rhode Island College Foundation, provides income to support undergraduate students in planned study outside the United States. Learn more about this special opportunity.

Contact Information

Gersende Chanfrau, Director, ​Study Abroad
(401) 456-8392

Gaige Hall 121 (Faculty of Arts and Sciences)​​​

Welcome to the Study Abroad office at Rhode Island College!

Make your experience unique at RIC by adding an international component to your degree!

Customize your experience abroad no matter your major by studying or interning abroad in a country of your choice. Become immersed in different cultures while taking courses taught in English. Take the opportunity to strengthen your foreign language skills. With our programs, you are able to go abroad during the summer break, for a semester or a year.  

The purpose of the Study Abroad office is to guide you towards the right program, assist you with your application, and help to transfer your credits.



    Page last updated: January 27, 2020