The goal of the Education Abroad Office is to provide quality service and support to students who seek international opportunities through education abroad and to support the internationalization efforts of the University of Michigan-Flint. The Education Abroad Office is committed to academic excellence and cultural enlightenment to equip students for active and intellectual participation in the global society.  In our increasingly interconnected world, educators and employers alike place emphasis on cultural awareness and global mindsets. The experiences you gain by living and studying in a foreign country will allow you to develop the knowledge, skills, and attitudes that will better prepare you for you academic and professional careers. Change the way you think about the world…Study Abroad!

Services offered through the Education Abroad Office include:
  • One-on-one student advising
  • Pre-departure orientation
  • Overseas health and safety support
  • Information on funding opportunities 
  • Support for UM-Flint faculty/staff-led programs, exchange programs, and affiliated program providers
  • Passport photos services - $6 for 2 photos
  • International Student Identification Card (ISIC) - $25, valid for one year

Education Abroad News

Gilman International Scholarship for Study Abroad Now Open!

The U.S. Department of State's Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program is pleased to announce that the application for students studying or interning abroad during the spring 2016 term (also known as UM-Flint winter 2016 term (is now available online.

Student application deadline: October 6, 2015 by 11:59pm (central time)