Study Abroad

Where Will Your Heart Take You?

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Office of Global Affairs
Student Success Center, 2nd floor
5151 Park Avenue
Fairfield, CT 06825

Program Staff

Francesca Schenker
Assistant Director

Renee Cassidy
Global Campus Recruiter

Dr. Carrie Wojenski
Executive Director

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Study Abroad with Sacred Heart University


Sacred Heart University's Study Abroad program offers a variety of opportunities around the world for SHU and visiting students — with programming that supports a broad range of educational, professional, and personal objectives. If you have any questions about our programs or studying abroad, please do not hesitate to contact the office. Our advisors have traveled widely and can gladly share with you information and advice about traveling, academics, and adjusting to different ways of living. 

Did you know:  

  • SHU has over 60 programs in 30 countries around the world, including 2 of our own global campuses!
  • You can study abroad on a short-term program from 1 to 6 weeks, a semester program, or even an academic year.
  • Depending on the program you choose, you can start studying abroad as early as your freshman year and up to the first semester of your senior year. 
  • Most of our programs offer a variety of content courses in English, so you can choose to take major/minor/gen-ed./and elective courses abroad, or choose to study something completely new!

>> Visit the Official Study Abroad website for details