Study Abroad

Why Study Abroad?

A better question is: Why would you not?  Our returning students continually reaffirm the importance and validity of study abroad as a life-changing experience that fosters both a student’s personal and academic growth.


  • Challenge yourself in a new environment.
  • Meet new and exciting people from different backgrounds and cultures.
  • Develop life-long friendships.


  • Take advantage of a hands-on experience and learn both inside and outside the classroom.
  • Gain fluency in a foreign language.
  • Learn about life from a different perspective.
  • Earn college credits and satisfy major, minor or distribution requirements.

Professionally …

  • Build your resume as well as your knowledge of other cultures and international policy.
  • Cultivate a global perspective of business.
  • Learn how to comfortably communicate and socialize with people from other parts of the world.
Hofstra in China
Costa Rica
England, University of Hertfordshire
European Odyssey
Germany, Hochschule Bremen
Honors Seminar India
Hofstra in South Korea