Study Abroad & Study Away


The Study Abroad & Away Office creates high impact learning experiences for all Towson University students to gain global perspectives as part  of their educational journey. Our intentional advising, collaborative campus connections, and strategic program development reduce academic and financial barriers, increase access for underrepresented students, and expand scholarly excellence beyond the boundaries of the TU campus. In support of the TU mission, we offer opportunities that foster intellectual inquiry and critical thinking to empower students on their lifelong path to becoming socially responsible, engaged citizens of the world.


We strive to be recognized as a model for our innovative education abroad and study away practices and aspire to advance the internationalization of Towson University by increasing student participation through curriculum integration and partnerships.

How Big is Your World?

From California to Mississippi and South Africa to the Czech Republic, TU students are discovering new places, exploring new cultures, and broadening their view of the world.

The Study Abroad & Away Office is your first destination to learn more about all of the opportunities that can help you develop the knowledge and skills you need to succeed in today’s global community.

You can incorporate an incredible study abroad/away experience into your academic program. Choose from a variety of study abroad/away programs in over 60 countries and throughout the United States. Participants earn credits toward their degree and financial aid and scholarships are available.

“ Studying abroad is the most effective way to expand your horizons.  It allowed me to grow, flourish, adapt, and find a new perspective. It changed my life.  ”

Bradford Drewniak, Psychology major - Argentina