More Western students are studying abroad

Submitted by gallagm7 on Fri, 08/28/2015 - 11:29am

Compared to 2013‐14, the number of Western students studying abroad increased by almost 30 percent with about 550 students participating in a variety of programs and exchanges, including internships.  

Western students' top five destinations were:  

  • Italy
  • Japan
  • Spain
  • UK/England
  • Mexico. 

Western students also received a total of $23,500 in prestigious Gilman Scholarships for studying abroad, double the amount from a year before.