SF State Abroad
News from Home and Abroad
San Francisco State University has just received the most Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarships in the nation for students studying abroad in the 2017-18 academic year. The US State Department recently announced that it awarded nearly 1000 of the prestigious Gilman scholarships to students from 326 colleges and universities for the 2017-18 academic year. SF State led all colleges and universities by receiving 42 scholarships totaling in excess of $200,000 for students studying abroad during the fall 2017 semester and 2017-18 academic year. This is the second year in a row that SF State has received the most Gilman Scholarships.
IEEC is the largest and most active student club on campus comprised of students interested in study abroad, study abroad alumni, and international students from our partners around the world. SF State Abroad also has a Facebook page.
Check out the breathtaking photos of study abroad locations and student excursions. For more details on contest, click here. Check out our fall 2016 and spring 2017 winners!
New options for sophomores to take GE (lower and upper division) as well as STEM and Business pre-requisites! Freshman should be applying now to be abroad as a sophomore.
Office Closed - No Advisors
Thu., Nov. 23rd - Office Closed for Thanksgiving Break
Fri., Nov. 24th - Office Closed for Thanksgiving Break
Spring 2018 Deadline Extended: Oct. 1st
For the following programs ONLY:
Australia: Griffith, Macquarie, QUT, Victoria, UQ
Denmark: Aarhus Business School
Spain: Carlos III
South Africa: NMU
S. Korea: Chung-Ang, U of Seoul
New: Study Abroad Funding Workshop
Fridays at 2:00 pm
This session will explain how to approach the research process of finding funding and planning financially for study abroad.
Gilman Scholarship Workshops
Wednesday, Sept. 20th at 1:00 pm
Monday, Sept. 25th at 3:00 pm
Wednesday, Sept. 27th at 3:00 pm
Thursday, Sept. 28th at Noon
Friday, Sept. 29th at 1:00 pm
Monday, Oct. 2nd at 1:00 pm
Tuesday, Oct. 3rd at 1:00 pm
Additional Application Workshop Schedule for Fall 2017
Tue., Sep. 12th at 10:00 am
Wed., Sep. 13th at 11:00 am
Fri., Sep. 15th at 3:00 pm
Gilman Scholarship Deadline
Tuesday, October 3rd (9:59 pm)
Fall 2018: CSU IP Waseda & Music in Germany Deadline Only
Monday, January 15th
Study Abroad Information Meetings
Mondays at 10:00 am
Tuesdays at 11:00 am
Wednesdays & Thursdays at 2:00 pm