Center for Global Education

The Center for Global Education is dedicated to the development of academic and immersion programs throughout the world and to the creation of an educational environment at home and abroad where students are challenged and inspired to enhance their social and intellectual awareness by exploring different cultures, lifestyles, values, and beliefs.

The Center supports the Vision, Mission, and Values of the University of providing a global perspective to educate leaders from the United States and from other countries who will fashion a more humane and just world.

Students must meet with a study abroad advisor to study abroad and submit a pre-application.  To meet with a Study Abroad Advisor, please fill out a Study Abroad Interest Form before calling us at (415) 422-6848 or e-mailing us at

Pre-application Deadline:  All USF students who are applying to study abroad for Fall 2023 and/or Spring 2024 must pre-apply by December 10, 2022.

Fall 2022 Events:


Thursday, Sep. 8, 2022  from 11:55am - 12:35pm in Fromm Hall 120
Learn about the international education programs available to you as an undergrad at USF, hear from student ambassadors that have previously studied abroad, and learn about the application process!

Study Abroad Fair

Thursday, Sep. 15, 2022 from 11am - 1:30pm in Gleeson Plaza 

Come meet with different program representatives and study abroad alumni to get all your study abroad questions answered! 

Visa Workshops

Visa workshops are only offered for the following countries: France, Italy, and Spain.  Visa workshops serve to provide students with visa application instructions and information, but it is the student's responsibility to obtain their visa. 

Visa workshops for students studying abroad Spring 2023 semester will be held October 11-14, 2022. Students planning to study abroad in those countries will be emailed by our office with workshop info and details.