Gies College of Business Study Abroad programs

Do you want to learn more about study abroad? Join one of our upcoming information sessions to learn about study abroad and ask any questions you may have.

  • December 7th at 5pm on Zoom

Here are the pertinent upcoming deadlines…

  • February 15, 2022: Application Deadline for Short-term Summer (May) Programs, Summer Term Programs, and Fall 2022 Semester Programs
  • March 15, 2022: Application for Summer Term Virtual International Internships
  • May 1, 2022: Priority application deadline for Spring 2023 semester programs
  • September 15, 2022: Final application deadline for Spring 2023 semester programs
  • November 15, 2022: Application Deadline for Spring 2023 Semester Virtual International Internships

Watch this space for future updates.

The Gies College of Business is committed to preparing students to work and compete in an international business environment. By participating in a study abroad program you can give yourself a competitive edge in the job market. Employers now seek out individuals who have had international experience. As more and more opportunities are being offered by the Gies College of Business and the campus, there is little excuse for graduates in today’s job market to lack exposure to the international business environment. Developing an understanding of the world beyond the boundaries of the United States is an advantage to anyone in a business career, which is why the Gies College of Business has a goal of having 100% study abroad participation.

Did you know that some of the Gies College of Business semester programs do not cost any more that a semester at UIUC?

There are many opportunities for Gies College of Business students to study abroad. Students have the option of studying abroad for a few weeks, a summer or an entire semester. In addition to programs sponsored by the Gies College of Business, the University of Illinois has hundreds of study abroad options to choose from.

Make an individual appointment with a Gies Study Abroad Advisor by emailing the study abroad office at

Gies College of Business, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign