Western Kentucky University

Study Away

No passport required

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Student Application Process


golden gate bridgeStudy Away programs (credit)

WKU credit programs to off-campus destinations led by or with approval of WKU faculty or other appropriate WKU representative.  Follow this link for Study Away courses and application process.

Remember, Study Away Programs require you to be a registered WKU student. The Study Away Scholarship is ONLY available for these programs.

nycAmerican Traveler (noncredit)

American Traveler is short-term noncredit enrichment travel with cultural and experiential learning and is open to everyone.  See the American Traveler programs for a registration form.




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Spend a semester or an academic year at one of nearly 200 campuses throughout the United States, Guam, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Pay WKU tuition, while taking courses that may complement your WKU degree.  See the WKU NSE page.

 Last Modified 3/14/14