Augustana's innovative global offerings were each born of a faculty member's personal connection to various features of the host country. Professors have conducted research in their respective disciplines, made connections with key community members, and examined the various ecological, economic, political, historical and cultural issues unique to the area.
Explore the exceptional opportunities to investigate other cultures, refine language skills, test classroom theories, perform practical research, and experience a new part of the globe.
Canadian Theatre Festivals Tour The Drama department takes students on a tour to the famous Stratford Shakespeare festival and the G.B. Shaw festival in Ontario every other year.
Costa Rica This course focuses on studies of biodiversity and on conservation issues in the tropics. It is intended for students who want to experience field research in ecology and get a taste of tropical biodiversity.
Cuba The Santiago de Cuba program enables students to spend a full semester as participants in one of the most intriguing cultures in the world without interrupting their academic programs.
Germany The Canadian Summer School in Germany is a national program which takes 60 students from across Canada to study German (a full year's credits) Augustana students also have the opportunity to study at the University of Kassel, Germany for one semester or one year with no tuition cost.
India Augustana offers two 3-credit courses focusing on the intersections of religion and development in India. Students take a preparatory course during the winter term followed by a three and half week summer immersion experience in India.
Mexico In the Puebla-Alberta Community Service Exchange (PACSE), students from all majors spend 9 weeks living and learning in rural communities in Mexico and Alberta for full academic credit.
Model UN The Model UN course catapults students into the world of diplomacy through careful study of the functioning of the UN, and participation in an authentic simulation of the UN General Assembly and UN Security Council at the United Nations in New York.
Norway The Telemark Program gives students from all majors the opportunity to spend a semester studying Outdoor Education, Scandinavian Studies or Business in Bø, Telemark, Norway for full academic credit. Augustana students also have the opportunity to attend summer school in Oslo.
Augustana students also have access to the resources of the University of Alberta International (UAI), including access to international study scholarships, study partnerships worldwide, and work-abroad opportunities.