Learning Abroad provides students with transformational academic opportunities that foster direct interaction with other cultures and international phenomena as an essential element of their overall educational experience at the University of Utah. By working with students, faculty, administrators, and partners, we strive to support diversity, academic excellence, cultural competency, language learning, and the development of transferable skills through high quality advising, outreach, service, support, and programs.
Hinckley Institute Global Internships
The Hinckley Institute runs one of the most comprehensive and prestigious global internship programs at the University of Utah. Global internships are available for undergraduate and graduate students of all disciplines in more than 50 countries. Scholarships and financial aid are available for all semesters. The goal of the global internship program is to provide students with full-time, global work, cultural immersion, and career development opportunities. The Hinckley Institute sends students to various nonprofits, businesses, governments, think tanks, and NGOs across the globe. We can also help students set up their own global internships.
Eccles Global Learning Abroad (EGLA) is the learning abroad program for the David Eccles School of Business at the University of Utah. EGLA is committed to creating a safe, affordable learning abroad program to engage students in worldwide business education that instills the skill set students need to compete internationally. Our programs are unique in that all of our classes are taught by the same top-ranked faculty at the Eccles School. Students, staff and faculty spend one week to one semester studying business with an international focus. Students often participate in weekend excursions and make lifelong friends. EGLA also aims to provide opportunities for faculty to teach in locations across the globe.