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Bumpers College International Programs Office

The Bumpers College International Programs Office encourages students to add depth to their education by engaging in international educational experiences, research and internships while working closely with Bumpers College faculty and fellow students.

Need assistance? Email the IPO support team at You can also follow the Bumpers College International Programs Office on Instagram @bumpers.ipo for trip updates, student spotlights, and deadlines!

Student group posing in front of structure with Dr. Mary Savin during India Faculty-Led Study Abroad program.

Faculty-Led Programs

Participate in a high quality, short-term program led by some of our most outstanding faculty! These programs provide 3 to 6 credit hours and will help you gain knowledge and learn about a new culture.

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Scholarships and Funding

There are many funding opportunities through the International Programs Office and the Office of Study Abroad for students interested in support to participate in our programs

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Student group posing for a photo during Swaziland internship exchange program.

Internship Programs

Each year, an increasing number of students participate in international internships. Unlike other study abroad programs, internships are directed on an individual basis with guidance from each student’s academic mentor or department.

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Virtual Faculty-Led Summer Opportunity
Service Learning in Belize

This virtual study abroad program provides U of A students the opportunity to partner with the community in Dangringa, Belize, and to support service projects such as a middle school garden development project that includes a poultry facility, or historical preservation efforts conducted through village elder interviews, as well as to participate in cultural activities such as a Belizean drum circle and cooking lessons.


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