1) Enhance Academic Learning
Transform your classroom learning into a memorable experience!
Studying abroad benefits students unlike any other program provided at UALR. My experience abroad has molded me into a more intuitive, independent, bold and adventurous leader.
-Jalissa, Spanish &American Sign Language/English InterpretationÂ Major
2) Advance Your Career
Impress your future employers by being flexible, adaptable and cross-cultural!
Communication is a crucial skill, especially in my field. Not only did my experienceÂ abroad improveÂ my Spanish-speaking ability, it helped me better understandÂ the people of that culture.
-KenDrell, Economics Major
3) Increase Global Awareness
See the world with a new pair of eyes!
Studying abroad in Spain not only increased my global awareness of the world but it also brought opportunities to build relationships with students from other countries, attend a culturally diverse campus, and to learn the history and culture of a variety of people.
– Tina, International Studies & Spanish Major
4)Â Experience Personal Growth
Learn more about yourself than you ever imagined!
5) Live in a Different Culture
Experience a new culture up-close and personal with the natives!
When studying abroad, you’re a fish out of water, overwhelmed by new, different ways of thinking, doing, and being. Study abroad is a very real challenge that can yield unimaginable rewards.
– Emily, Anthropology Major