Overview

Study Abroad

Rockhurst students are encouraged to study abroad through accredited programs that literally open the classroom door to the world. A variety of well-established programs are available in many locations around the world through a number of affiliated universities and study abroad providers.

For more information email the Study Abroad Office.

Rockhurst University Programs

In addition to the large number of programs available through study abroad providers, Rockhurst offers three programs of international study through the Department of Modern Languages and Literature:

Mexico
Students may attend a summer program of intensive study in Spanish at several locations in Mexico, including Oaxaca, Puebla, Merida, and Xalapa.

France
Students experience the culture and excitement of Rennes, France while gaining French language proficiency and valuable insights through first-hand experience.

Spain
Students earn academic credit, stay with a Spanish family and travel to areas of interest several weekends during the program.

Forms and Information
Study Abroad Application (PDF)
Pre-approval of Study Abroad Credit (PDF)
Study Abroad To-Do Checklist (PDF)
Culture Shock Information (PDF)
Helpful Tips & Packing Checklist (PDF)
Safety Guidelines (PDF)

Additional Study Abroad Resources

The following are links to resources that will help you start planning your study abroad experience.

Approved Jesuit Study Abroad Programs:

Approved Study Abroad Providers:

Other Providers (approved on an individual case basis):

General Information About Study Abroad:
CIEE International Study Programs
Institute of International Education (IIE)
StudyAbroad.com

Financing Study Abroad:
Financial Aid for Study Abroad: An Undergraduate Student's Resource
Study Abroad Funding

Passport and Visa Information:
U.S. Department of State – travel advisories and visa information
Perry International
Travisa

Study Away (US) Opportunities:
Lakota Nation – South Dakota State University
Washington Semester – American University