Study Away at Furman University
Welcome to the Rinker Center for Study Away and International Education at Furman University. Furman University offers a variety of experiences for students to engage critically with global cultures while developing transferable professional and personal skills. There are several linked resources provided for students, faculty and parents to assist in preparation, transition and return from study away.
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Schedule a Study Away Advising Appointment
Furman offers a variety of study away programs for our students. Students can participate in semester, MayX or Summer programs. To explore our program options, visit "Application Portal".
The Study Away Student Handbook provides students with information on: planning finances application process pre-departure logistics cultural adjustments returning home.
For official university policies regarding academic regulations, transfer credit, and courses descriptions, students should refer to the current University Catalog or consult the Registrar’s Office.
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For faculty and staff interested in leading a study away program should consult the "For Program Directors" links for guidelines, including information on proposing programs, creating budgets, recruiting students, financial resources, and information on health and safety abroad.
Faculty interested in proposing a study away program should contact Nancy Georgiev for further information.
General Email: email@example.com
Nancy Georgiev, Director: firstname.lastname@example.org
Caitlynne Goodlett, Assistant Director (Study Away Student Advising): email@example.com
Paige Blankenship, Assistant Director (Faculty-Led Program Development): firstname.lastname@example.org
Center for Engaged Learning: Study Away, Internships and Research