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International Education

COVID-19 Updates

The Office of International Education continues to monitor federal and international travel advisories and restrictions, as well as guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the World Health Organization, and the U.S. Department of State.  The University and the Office of International Education have had to make some challenging decisions in regards to international programs to provide as safe an environment as possible for students, faculty and staff.  The latest updates can be found here at the link below.

Latest COVID-19 Updates 


Welcome

Welcome to the Office of International Education (OIE) at the University of South Alabama. The OIE is a division of Global USA and works to advance the Global Engagement Priority of the University’s Strategic Plan. OIE provides to the University community information and support on international partnerships and is responsible for the coordination, facilitation, and oversight of the University of South Alabama's international programs. It is charged with developing and administering study abroad; establishing international academic exchange programs; creating and maintaining institutional international agreements; reviewing and approving university related travel abroad for students, faculty, and staff; and serving as a resource for international visitor protocol.

Mission

The Office of International Education incorporates global perspectives into educational endeavors at the University of South Alabama.  

Values

Advocacy + Inclusivity + Passion + Dependability + Innovation

Annual Reports

2018-2019 Academic Year OIE Annual Report (PDF)

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Schedule an international education classroom presentation or student visit.  An OIE staff member will talk with current or potential students about overseas opportunities. 

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  Latest News
USA Study Abroad is a Finalist for National Award
USA Study Abroad is a Finalist for National Award
Friday - June 3, 2022
Developed in the fall of 2021, South's Remote Medical Spanish in Ecuador program is a requirement for the Spanish for Healthcare Professionals Graduate Certificate.
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South Students Receive Free Passports to Study Abroad
South Students Receive Free Passports to Study Abroad
Thursday - February 17, 2022
The Office of International Education at the University of South Alabama has announced that 25 USA students will have the opportunity for new cultural experiences as they receive their free passports for future Study Abroad educational journeys.
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Ard Receives Fulbright U.S. Scholar Award
Ard Receives Fulbright U.S. Scholar Award
Wednesday - September 29, 2021
University of South Alabama Director of International Education & Study Abroad Dr. Bri Ard has received a Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program Award for 2021-2022. While in Bucharest, Romania, Ard will teach American Studies at the University of Bucharest and conduct a qualitative research project on Romanian student life.
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