Study Abroad Events

Find us! Office of International Education

QUESTIONS? Visit our office in the Global Learning Center - the corner of Baxter and Westwood res halls.

Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

February 15, 2018 Decisions Released!

Off-Campus Study 18-19, Log into your study abroad portal for YOUR decision!

Actions that have taken place as part of the decision release.

  1. An email was sent to your Willamette email on the day and time the decisions were released. It directs you to the portal to view your status change. Check your spam/junk file. The subject is: Office of International Education - Application Activity
  2. You will see your decision details in the portal in your Decision Letter.

Questions about your decision? Contact the Office of International Education at THIS EMAIL ADDRESS:  <>

Commit or Decline: Feb 15 - Feb 28, we are compiling participant lists based the step students take to commit or decline. If you are unsure about what the Commit step will mean for you, please let us know! We are ready to talk to you! You can also visit with a Global Ambassador on a drop-in basis. See details in the Event listing for Global Ambassador Office Hours.

What happens next? Click Commit, pay deposit, get started! Commit or Decline in the portal. complete some additional acceptance materials and pay a deposit.  Review this page for some of the details about happens if you are accepted. If you are not accepted, your Decision Letter will give you more information about your options.

Specific information about YOUR program (travel and arrival dates, visa processes, etc.) will be shared during meetings and materials that will be distributed AFTER the Commit deadline and throughout the predeparture process for your term.  For summer, year, and fall programs this will happen AFTER March 12.  For spring programs this will happen AFTER August 30.

Thursday February 22, 2018

4:15 - 5:15 pm
Granada, Spain: Interest Meeting, Ford 101, World Languages Studio
Come meet site director Mark Bennett visiting from Granada and learn more about this exciting opportunity to study in Spain in Fall 2019 or Spring 2020.
Program features:
  • host families,
  • service and internship opportunities,
  • excursions throughout the semester.

Next application cycle will be during fall 2018 for fall 2019 and spring 2020 sessions.

For more information, contact Amy in the Office of International Education,

Spring 18 semester

3:00 pm
Global Ambassador Office Hours, Global Learning Center

Want to chat student-to-student about study abroad? Find out what to expect, what not to expect, what it's like to be away for a semester, and how you can have a successful experience abroad! Our Ambassadors have first hand experience abroad through WU programs.

Meet Michael and Morgan!

Drop-in, no appointments!

Spring semester - April

Study Abroad 101 - How does it work?, Check back for dates!
Overview of how study abroad works at Willamette including a sneak peek at what the application process looks like, what to think about in looking at programs, and how to define what YOU need in a program. What you can (and should) do now before the application season arrives! Applications for summer 2019, fall 2019, and spring 2020 will open in fall 2018. The deadline will be late fall 2018.

Tuesday December 5, 2017 Application Deadline

WU Sponsored Study Abroad, online application

Applications are closed for most summer programs, Fall 2018, Spring 2019, and Academic Year 2018-2019 programs.

[There is a limited option to apply for summer sessions in Japan, Scotland, and Cambodia. This closes on Wed February 7, 2018.]