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Student abroad

Study abroad

Ready to explore the world?

Whether it is a summer program in Paris, a semester in Ecuador, or a year-long program in Japan, your trip abroad is sure to be life-changing. You'll experience and learn about the world hands-on, taking in new cultures in a unique, personal way and bringing that back home to deepen and enhance your Loyola experience.

We know you may feel overwhelmed or nervous in anticipation for this part of your journey—our study abroad team is here to help navigate you through every step along the way.

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Preparing to go abroad

If you're thinking about studying abroad, we've outlined resources to make your life easier. Explore your options and get all your questions answered.

Make an appointment

Start by scheduling an appointment with a peer advisor and then our study abroad coordinator will continue the process.

Explore your options

From a semester exchange program to a volunteer trip for two weeks, there are many options for studying abroad.

How to apply

We've compiled the steps to apply to study abroad in an easy 10-step process.

Review financial aid and scholarships

We'll help you understand and manage all aspects of paying for your once-in-a-lifetime experience.

Learn about diverse student resources

CIE is dedicated to serving a diverse student body and assisting under-represented groups travel abroad.


Find the nitty-gritty details to keep you on schedule for your application and study abroad trip.

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Ready, set, go.

So you're all set to embark on your journey—you've picked the place, finished the paperwork, and researched the country. But wait, there are a few more important resources to review to ensure you're well-versed and equipped for your venture. The more you know, the more you will be able to take advantage of your experience abroad.


Know before you go

Resources for students abroad

Health and safety abroad

Returning to Loyola

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Parent Information

We encourage your continued support and offer many resources to help you participate in your child's exploration and experience.

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Study Abroad Staff

Get to know some of our staff members who are here to help with all your study abroad needs and inquiries.

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Connect with us

Learn more about CIE and international-related events, and get a peek at some study abroad experiences from your fellow students by following us on social media.