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Explore the World with AIFS Abroad

AIFS Abroad offering study abroad, international internship, and customized faculty-led programs around the world since 1964.

Why AIFS

Industry Leaders Since 1964

Over 1.6 million students have participated in our international education programs since 1964.

Inclusivity

Supporting ALL students as they embark upon their life-changing experience abroad.

Safety Starts with Being Prepared

Programs include on-site staff, 24/7 emergency support, and a medical and travel insurance package.

We Make Sustainability a Priority

Through our Green Initiative, we’re committed to reaching carbon neutrality by 2025.

AIFS Abroad offers study, intern, and study + intern programs in over 20 countries.
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GET READY FOR A LIFE-CHANGING EXPERIENCE

This is your chance to set yourself apart. Explore the world and your interests while earning academic credit and developing your personal and professional skills. Whether you choose a study abroad program, international internship program or a study + internship program, you will elevate your life’s journey and have something amazing to put on your resumé.

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Global Themes

Explore courses, internships and experiences through the lens of major cross disciplinary interest areas for a more immersive, holistic experience.

Explore Our Global Themes

Meet William – a recent college graduate and current film intern in San José, Costa Rica.

“Traveling to Costa Rica and working full time as a Film intern has opened my eyes to new ways in which the world works and lives on a day-to-day basis.”

Learn more about William’s experience so far on our blog or by watching his Q&A!

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finance your global education

AIFS recognizes the challenges that today’s students face with meeting the cost of their education. We believe that a study abroad and/or intern abroad experience is an essential component of well-rounded education and are committed to providing financial assistance to as many students as possible in support of their goal to study abroad.

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Ireland

Intern Spotlight: Carin’s Summer Abroad in Galway, Ireland

July 6, 2024

Eager to step into the footsteps of a college student who is interning in Ireland? We recently caught up with AIFS Abroad internship program participant Carin, a Human Kinetics major…

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Spain

Student Spotlight: Mara’s Semester Abroad in Seville, Spain

June 27, 2024

Eager to step into the footsteps of a college student who is experiencing life in Seville? We recently caught up with AIFS Abroad student Mara, a Psychology major with a…

aifs abroad study abroad student in san josé, costa rica
Costa Rica

Student Spotlight: Samantha’s Semester Abroad in San José, Costa Rica

June 20, 2024

Eager to step into the footsteps of a college student who is experiencing life in Costa Rica? We recently caught up with AIFS Abroad student Samantha, a Criminal Justice/Forensic Science…

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Hungary

Student Spotlight: Jolie’s Semester Abroad in Budapest, Hungary

June 11, 2024

Eager to step into the footsteps of a college student who is experiencing life in Hungary? We recently caught up with AIFS Abroad student Jolie, a Business and Psychology major…

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Hungary

Student Spotlight: Alexander’s Semester Abroad in Budapest

June 6, 2024

Eager to step into the footsteps of a college student who has experienced life in Hungary? We recently caught up with AIFS Abroad student Alexander, a Finance and Economics major…

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Advisors

Investing in Our Shared Future: The Importance of Student Leadership Pedagogy in Global Education

June 6, 2024

Raise your hand if you have complete confidence in today’s leaders. Now, raise your hand if you are hopeful that the next generation can do a better job. As educators,…

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