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14 August 2018

Featured Destination: China

Interested in study abroad, but don't know where to start? There are lots of ways to do it and so many places where you might go. Each month we'll feature a new destination, and September's highlighted country is China!

As the third largest country in the world, China offers University of Arkansas students diverse opportunities for a study abroad experience. China has emerged as a global leader, making it a hub for business and technological advancements. With a rich history that dates back over 3,000 years, China also provides students with a unique cultural experience. As programs offer courses in both English and Chinese, there is no need to let a language barrier hold you back!

Study abroad in China to experience a blend of modern technology and ancient history!
Below are some highlighted programs in Italy for specific U of A colleges. Programs may focus on specific areas of study, and many are open to all majors.

U of A Faculty-Led
U of A Exchange


There are many resources and scholarships available for study abroad. Most scholarships and financial aid that students currently receive may be used to study abroad. There are also many scholarship opportunities specifically for study abroad available through the University of Arkansas and outside organizations. For more information visit And, be sure to explore these scholarship programs:
“I gained a better understanding of Hangzhou and Chengdu’s history through field trips and personal excursions. My Chinese language independence increased because of this trip and I definitely plan on studying abroad in the future.” -Brandi Taylor, sophomore Economics major, Summer 2018 Intensive Mandarin in China.

So, what's next?
  1. Drop by Monday-Friday between 3:00 – 5:00 p.m. to learn about program options and funding opportunities.
  2. Meet with your Academic Advisor to discuss your academic plan. 
  3. Schedule an appointment with your Study Abroad Advisor. 

For additional information visit or contact us at, or 479-575-7582.