Study Abroad Fair

Education Abroad Fair

Join us the week of September 28 - October 2 for our...

2020 Virtual Education Abroad Fair

This year we are excited to offer a virtual education abroad fair! Attendees can view presentations and meet virtually with some of our 35+ international partners and host institution colleagues. Attendees can explore multiple programs throughout the week to learn which programs complement their major/minor, career goals, post-graduate aspirations, budgets, comfort zones, and more.

Use the links, videos, and resources below to explore our programs and join live presentations and Q&A's to hear from our partners abroad. 

Your Next Steps

When you're ready, make an appointment with an education abroad advisor to discuss the programs you are most interested in. An education abroad advisor can walk you through the study abroad course selection, application, and pre-departure processes, and more!

Rachel Birkley

Register now!

Semester Program Events & Recordings

Explore the videos below to view short host institution introductions and university highlights.

Select the dates below to register for live presentations and Q&A's hosted by our international colleagues from around the world. Attendees will learn in depth information about each program and have the opportunity to ask questions.

Australia | La Trobe University

in Melbourne, Australia

View recorded webinar (September 28, 2020)


Australia | Macquarie University

Students in Chile

Chile | Universidad Viña del Mar

China | East China Normal University (API)

England | NCC-in-England

Canterbury Christ Church University in Canterbury, England

View recorded presentation now

England | University of Sunderland

England | University of York

France | Université Catholique de Lille

France | Université Catholique de l'Ouest

student in Berlin

Germany | Freie Universität Berlin

student at Erfurt

Germany | Universität Erfurt

in Erfurt, Germany

View presentation

student in Greece

Greece | DEREE, The American College of Greece

Ireland | University of Limerick

Student in Italy

Italy | Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore

in Milan, Italy

Cattolica Video

Morioka Japan

Japan | Iwate University, Faculty of Education

Japan | Kyoto University of Advanced Science

New Zealand | University of Waikato

Scotland | University of Glasgow

Spain | Centro de Lenguas Modernas, Universidad de Granada

Spain | Universidad Pablo de Olavide

Kyoto students

Japan Exchange Program Overview

Join Matsubara-sensei for a live presentation to compare and contrast our five exchange programs and partner universities in Japan. 

Recorded Japan Exchange Program Overview (October 1, 2020)

Don't see the program or country you are looking for?

Unfortunately, a number of our partners couldn't be live with us during our virtual fair week. However, our education abroad advisor is ready and waiting to meet with you and discuss any programs that are not represented at our fair. 

Explore our education abroad brochure, linked below, to explore all 35+ of our programs abroad. When you are ready, make an appointment with an education abroad advisor here

Register now!

May Term 2021 Cardinal Destination Course Abroad

Select the dates below to register for and join live presentations and Q&A's hosted by some of our CDCA May Term 2021 faculty course leaders. Attendees will learn about the course itineraries, budgets, highlights of the programs, and more!

Click the button to the right to be redirected to the May Term webpage where visitors can explore all 12 of the CDCA May Term 2021 courses abroad.


Music and Politics in Germany: From Punk to Opera

View recorded presentation


An Irish Trinity: Writing Dublin, Belfast, and Galway

View recorded presentation


The Intersection of Tradition and Modernity 

View recorded presentation


Moroccan Culture: Transformation and Tradition

View recorded presentation

Spain flag


Green Spain: A Treasured Past, A Sustainable Future

Recorded webinar coming soon!

Hear from our alumni!

Join us LIVE to hear from two study abroad alumni, Mickey Matthew '20 (Melbourne, Australia) and Kayla Wedding (Sydney, Australia). Attendees will learn about both students' experiences living and learning abroad, as well as have the opportunity to ask them questions.

Can't just us for our live events? Learn about the study abroad experiences of three of our study abroad and North Central College alumni. Meet Joe Coryell '20 (New Zealand), Kyle LoVecchio '19 (Costa Rica), and Grace Saban '20 (Spain).

Student in Australia

Live with Mickey Mathey '20

Study Abroad Program: La Trobe University in Melbourne, Australia

Semester Abroad: Fall 2019 (July-November)

Majors: Finance and Economics

North Central Involvement: Baseball, Residence Life, Weekend Programming Board, summer camps and conferences

Where is he now? Currently pursuing his MBA at North Central College.


Have a question for Mickey? Contact an education abroad advisor to get in touch with him!

Live with Kayla Weddington

Study Abroad Program: Macquarie University in Sydney, Australia

Semester Abroad: Fall 2019 (July-November)

Majors: Music Education

North Central Involvement: Gospel Choir, Flute Choir, Wind Orchestra

Where is she now? Kayla will graduate from North Central College in 2022!


Have a question for Kayla? Contact an education abroad advisor to get in touch with her!

Joe Coryell in New Zealand

Study Abroad Program: University of Waikato in Hamilton, New Zealand

Semester Abroad: Fall 2018

Majors: Finance and Economics

North Central Involvement: ENACTUS, Financial Literary Club, Education Abroad Ambassador

Where is Joe now? Joe is currently attending the University of South Carolina Darla Moore School of Business earning his Masters of International Business with a focus in Global Strategy and Leadership and a Data Analytics Certificate.

Kyle LoVecchio in Costa Rica

Study Abroad Program: NCC-in-Costa Rica

Semester Abroad: Fall 2017

Major: Psychology; Minors: Spanish and Wellness

North Central Involvement: College Scholar, Psychology Club, Research Assistant, Focus, Admission Tour Guide, First Year Mentor, Premier Team Leader

Where is Kyle now? Kyle is currently working as a Mental Health Assistant in the adolescent and pediatric unit at Hartgrove Behavior Hospital. He is working alongside psychiatrists and social workers to stabilize clients struggling with anxiety, aggression, self-harm, and suicide.

Grace Saban in Spain

Study Abroad Program: Universidad Pablo de Olavide in Seville, Spain

Semester Abroad: Fall 2018

Majors: Spanish and Psychology

North Central Involvement: WONC and Education Abroad Ambassador

Where is Grace now? Grace is currently working as a Behavioral Health Specialist at Timberline Knolls Residential Treatment Center. She works with young girls and women who struggle with eating disorders and are battling with substance abuse.  Grace has many opportunities to use her Spanish language with coworkers and residents.

Additional Resources

Hear from our education abroad advisors on various study abroad program elements and additional opportunities included in many of our semester-long education abroad programs.

Requirements & Eligibility

Budgets & Scholarships

Select the link below to be redirected to our semester program financial aid and scholarship page.

Transferable Skills & Career Goals

Housing Abroad

Academics & Involvement Opportunities

Student Support & Preparation