Study Abroad

Participating in a study abroad program gives you the opportunity to experience a new culture through first-hand experience. Study abroad can help you gain new perspectives and help you push your comfort zone. Miami University Global Initiatives helps students find and complete study abroad experiences. There are many opportunities for Regional students to study abroad, and there are scholarship opportunities as well. 

Contact the Global Initiatives office at or at 513-529-8600 to make an appointment. 

Some topics you may cover during your study abroad advising appointment:

  • Choosing a study abroad program
  • Exploring opportunities at Miami's Luxembourg program
  • Aligning a study abroad program with your academic or career plans
  • Opportunities for study abroad scholarships
  • Completing the study abroad application

Gilman Scholarship Spring Information Sessions

The Gilman Scholarship Program is funded by the U.S. Department of State and provides up to $5000 to help students with high financial need study abroad. Students who receive the federal Pell Grant and plan to study abroad for at least 21 days (14 days if you are a regional campus student) are eligible to apply. The next application deadline is March 2, 2021.

Virtual information sessions about the Gilman Scholarship will be held on the dates below; use the links to register for one of the sessions.

February 4 at 12pm
February 10 at 4pm
February 16 at 4pm
February 22 at 4pm

If you are unable to attend one of these sessions or have questions about Gilman or other scholarship opportunities for study abroad, please contact Karla Guinigundo at