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Spring Freshman Seminars Abroad Information Sessions

The Learning Abroad Center is holding two upcoming November information sessions for the Spring Freshman Seminars Abroad:
Tuesday, November 12, 2013 3-4 p.m. 214 Heller Hall
Wednesday, November 13, 2013 3-4 p.m. 214 Heller Hall

  • Are taught exclusively to first year students
  • Combine on-campus instruction with an international component during either winter or spring break
  • 3 credits at the 19xx-level
  • No prerequisites
  • Enrollment of up to 20 students
  • Open to UMTC freshman from any college
  • Require round-trip group flights for students and program leader
Freshman Seminars Abroad are a great opportunity for students to gain an international experience abroad their first year, develop a cohort of peers, get to know a faculty member, and start forming their academic and professional careers with an international lens early on. Students take a Freshman Seminar on-campus and go abroad over spring break with their professor and classmates.

To participate in a seminar: Students should apply through the Learning Abroad Center by December 6, 2014. Students will register via OneStop once they are confirmed in the program.

Financial Aid applies, and special $1,000 Freshman Seminar Abroad Scholarships are available.

Attached is the comprehensive spring Freshman Seminar Abroad flyer.

For more information, visit the Freshman Seminars Abroad program pages or contact Lindsey Lahr at or Sarah Tschida at 

Thank you again for your continued support and collaboration!