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Study Abroad: Discover AND Explore the World

Before graduating, more than 65 percent of Richmond students go abroad to discover the foreign. They not only discover new things, they explore them, toomaking connections to their major field of study and learning cross-cultural nuances that later set them apart in an increasingly competitive job market.

International Students: Enriching Campus Life

Students from more than 75 countries come to Richmond to study for a semester or a full four years. They are actively engaged in campus life, integrate with their domestic counterparts, and enrich classroom learning on a daily basis.

Faculty: Catalysts of Internationalization

Faculty are key to internationalization at Richmond. They foster intenational perspectives in the classroom through research that is conducted in every corner of the world, and they take students along for the journey.

International Programming: The World at Richmond

Through a variety of concerts, lectures, films, and art exhibitions each semester, the campus and local community are able to connect to the farthest corners of the world, beginning in Richmond.

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UR Learning Abroad

UR Learning Abroad: Taylor B, ’16 on Adaptability

UR Learning Abroad: Taylor B, ’16 on Adaptability

Media Meet and Greet, Dr. Martha Merritt

Media Meet and Greet, Dr. Martha Merritt

Media Meet and Greet with Dr. Martha Merritt, Dean and Carole M. Weinstein Chair of International Education at the University of Richmond. October 6, 2015

Global Music Series: Kaoru Watanabe

Global Music Series: Kaoru Watanabe

Specializing in the Japanese shinobue flutes and taiko drums, Kaoru Watanabe performs at the University of Richmond as part of its Global Music Series.

UR Learning Abroad: Gwen Setterberg, '15

UR Learning Abroad: Gwen Setterberg, '15

UR Learning Abroad: Gwen Setterberg, ’15 discusses her academic year in Brazil and how living abroad gave new meaning and understanding to the music she loves to perform.

Happy New Year from the Office of International Education

Happy New Year from the Office of International Education

Students, faculty and staff from the Office of International Education at the University of Richmond wish you all a happy new year!

International Business: Studying Abroad at the University of Richmond (2013)

International Business: Studying Abroad at the University of Richmond (2013)

Hear as our exchange students tell about their experience studying abroad at the University of Richmond. (© 2013)

Study Abroad (Office of International Education)

Study Abroad (Office of International Education)

OIE offers options in all regions of the world and can accommodate any major. Most UR students go abroad at least once before graduation and find their lives and careers enriched by the experience.

One Word to Describe the Year

One Word to Describe the Year

Weinstein International Center Tour

Weinstein International Center Tour

Weinstein International Center Tour

Weinstein International Center- Globe Installation

Weinstein International Center- Globe Installation

Weinstein International Center- Globe Installation

Happening internationally via Richmond...

Countries Provided Stones to Construct Courtyard
Undergraduates from 46 States and 74 Countries
Incoming Students With A Native Language Other Than English
of Undergraduate Students Have Experience Abroad