Study Abroad Programs
Pre-Departure Orientation For Students Studying Abroad Summer or Fall 2015
This session is mandatory for all LSSU students enrolling in approved LSSU study abroad programs for summer or fall semester.
General Pre-Departure Orientation:
Saturday, April 11, 2015, 9 AM - Noon
CAS 102, LSSU - Includes lunch!
NOTE: For students participating in the Experience Scotland Program - If you prefer to attend the University of Wisconsin River Falls Pre-Departure Orientation, you are welcome to attend at UWRF on Thursday, April 16, 2015, from 6 p.m.-9 p.m. - Global Connections, 102 Hagestad Hall
Dec. 28, 2015 - January 6, 2016 (Fall Semester 2015)
Explore the biodiversity and ecology of tropical marine ecosystems during a 10-day adventure in Belize (Central America). Students will study coral reef, sea grass, and mangrove ecosystems to learn about their unique ecology, flora, fauna, and conservation issues.
The Costa Rica Program - In Progress
May 4-14, 2015 (Spring Semester 2015)
Costa Rica- San Jose, Cano Island, Campanario Biological station
LSSU Financial Aid Applies
Explore the tropical ecology of Costa Rica during a 10-day "Edventure" through national parks and reserves. Costa Rica has some of the world's greatest biodiversity, which you will experience while hiking in Corcovado National Park. Students will kayak in the mangroves, hike in the jungle, swim in the waterfalls, snorkel at Cano Island and camp in Campanario. A variety of lab experiences with flora and fauna of the tropical rain forest are included. Be prepared for the adventure of a lifetime while helping with bat capture during your night hike. Learn about Costa Rican culture and history at a homestay in a remote indigenous village.
Experience Scotland in 2015
LSSU has joined the Wisconsin Experience Scotland Program for 2015!
This program is one of the most affordable study abroad options available today!
Set in the historical Dalkeith House or "Palace" as the locals refer to it, this rich, cultural immersion experience is a safe and comfortable way to take your education beyond your borders. Partnerships with the University of Edinburgh Student Associations and non-residential host families provide enriching opportunities for expanding your education. Explore the UK while studying with Experience Scotland.