Study Abroad

Study Abroad at Wesleyan

So you want to study abroad? Wesleyan is here to help. Studying abroad is a great way to not only expand your education, but to open up your world to new experiences and life-long memories. Wesleyan offers three main avenues to study abroad.

Direct Exchange
  • Brescia University, London, Ontario, Canada
  • Ewha Womans University, Seoul, South Korea
  • Sookmyung Women’s University, Seoul, South Korea
  • Hiroshima Jogakuin University, Hiroshima, Japan
  • Osaka University, Osaka, Japan
  • Guangzhou University, Guangzhou, China
  • Irish-American Scholars Program, Belfast and Ulster, Northern Ireland
  • Methodist International Student Exchange Network (MISEN)
Consortium or Provider

These programs have variety in length, type, and disciplines, have a large selection of destinations for you to pick from, and allow you to interact with students from other universities.

  • AIFS
  • CIEE
  • CIS
  • IES Abroad
  • Arcos
Faculty-led Programs

Short-term experiences abroad with faculty members, usually as part of a course. Past courses have taken students to Italy, France, Germany, Costa Rica, Jamaica, The Netherlands, Belize, and Guatemala.

How to Pay for Study Abroad
  • Internal Wesleyan scholarships for direct exchanges
  • Provider scholarships
  • Outside scholarships
  • Royal Scholarship through Wesleyan
  • Fundraising
Royal Scholarship eligibility
  • Be a U.S. citizen with a 3.0 GPA or higher
  • Have achieved sophomore status or higher
  • Be in good standing with the College
  • Have initial approval of academic advisor and department chair

For more information about Study Abroad, contact Dr. Saralyn DeSmet, director of study abroad

Imani Somner profile picture
Imani Somner ‘21
Study Abroad in Spain

I have learned so much about Spanish culture in different regions and how deeply rooted it is. The languages here all have a strong connection to the people who use them. Every place I have visited has been absolutely beautiful and the history is phenomenal. I know when I return to Wesleyan I'll have so much confidence in my language skills, a better understanding of Spanish culture and a few words of Catalan under my belt!”

Study Abroad Logos: Sol Education Abroad, AIFS, IES Abroad, CIEE, and cisabroad

Calendar of Events

Wesleyan College is privileged to steward many arts and cultural events and share them with the community. Most are free and open to the public. Wesleyan art galleries are open M-F 1-5PM and on Wesleyan Market Saturdays from 10AM-2PM.

Event listing

Visit our Campus

Tour our beautiful 200-acre campus featuring Georgian architecture, lush green spaces, recreational facilities, residence halls, and worship center.

Vist Wesleyan Virtually

NCAA Division III Athletics

Wesleyan College is home to five NCAA Division III sports: soccer, basketball, volleyball, tennis, and softball. In addition, we offer an award-winning Intercollegiate Horse Show Association (IHSA) Equestrian program.

View More

Join our email list