Study Away Opportunities

WAICU Study Away Collaborative Program

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WAICU and its members value Study Away programs. WAICU members that operate their own off-campus study programs have opened available spots to students from other participating WAICU-member colleges and universities. If you are a student enrolled at a participating WAICU-member institution (listed below) and you are interested in applying for one of the programs listed below, please contact the host institution directly. Note that approval from your home institution registrar will be required.

  • Bellin College
  • Cardinal Stritch University
  • Edgewood College
  • Lakeland University
  • Marian University
  • Milwaukee School of Engineering
  • Ripon College
  • St. Norbert College
  • Viterbo University
  • Wisconsin Lutheran College

Programs and Courses

Peru (hosted by Edgewood College)
Culture and Community Engagement
May/June 2019
6 credits
Program information
Prerequisites:  one year of college-level Spanish or the equivalent; minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
For more information, contact:
Dr. Andrea Byrum, co-chair global education

Belize (hosted by Lakeland University)
Tropical Studies (LU Bio 400)
May 2020
4 credits
Prerequisite:  1-2 semesters of introductory biology courses, plus upper-level ecology course and a course in experimental design
Past program information
For more information, contact: 
Dr. Meg Albrinck, provost and vice president for academic affairs 

Poland (hosted by Marian University)
History of the Holocaust (History 204)
May/June 2019
Please note:  this course currently has a waitlist, but spots may open this fall.
3 credits
For more information, contact:
Dr. Cooper Wakefield, faculty director of international programs
Dr. Matt Szromba

St. Petersburg, Russia (hosted by the Milwaukee School of Engineering)
Russian History and Architecture (MSOE transfer credit HU433)
May/June 2019
3 credits
Program information
For more information, contact:
Allison Heine De Romero, MSOE coordinator of study abroad

Mexico City, Mexico (hosted by Ripon College)
Sound and Sight:  Exploring Mexico City
May/June 2019
2 credits
No Spanish or musical background is required.
On-campus pre-departure class required Monday, May 20 - Thursday, May 23 (campus housing included in fees)
Program information
For more information, contact: 
Dr. Ed Wingenbach, vice president and dean of the faculty

San Jose, Costa Rica (hosted by St. Norbert College)
Global Community Engagement (PEAC 110)
May/June 2019
4 credits
Program information
For more information, contact:
Jeremy R. Doughty, Ph.D, director of study abroad and off-campus programs, Center for Global Engagement
WAICU visiting students will be required to navigate through online pre-departure modules via Google Classroom and attend one in-person session during the Spring 2019 term (date TBD).

Amal, Sweden and Stockholm, Sweden (hosted by St. Norbert College)
Sweden and the United States - Defining a Nation, Conceiving the Good Life (SSCI 389)
May 2019
4 credits
Program information
For more information, contact:
Dr. Robert Osgood, professor of education
WAICU visiting students will be required to navigate through online pre-departure modules via Google Classroom and attend one in-person session during the Spring 2019 term (date TBD).