There are multiple pathways for going abroad while - and sometimes after - you're a student at UVA. Check out the units and resources below for more.
For first and second years especially, know that it's never too early to start thinking about education abroad. On the Education Abroad website, you'll find information about programs, academic and other important considerations, how to apply and prepare, and more. Looking for a first step? Take the Education Abroad Workshop, available on the homepage.
On the Global Internships pages, you'll find additional resources, considerations, and opportunities for this workplace-based education abroad experience.
Office of Citizen Scholar Development
The Office of Citizen Scholar Development is the fellowships office of the University of Virginia, supporting current students (undergraduate, graduate, professional) and alumni. On the Office of Citizen Scholar Development website, you'll find an Awards Database, information about upcoming info sessions, and more.
Getting a Passport
Planning ahead, and need to obtain or renew a U.S. Passport? The U.S. Department of State website is the definitive source for information about the process, including what you'll need to apply, how to submit your application, and estimated processing times, as well as updates on passport operations around the country.
The second button below is to the locator search; there are multiple acceptance facilities in the greater Charlottesville area for applicants who must submit in-person.
This year, Global Week is hosting its own event to help students, faculty, staff, and their families get a passport! Check out the third button for information about the Passport Drive.