7 College Virtual Study Away Fair

Wesleyan University is partnering with six peer institutions to conduct a repeat of the virtual study away fair on October 15 from 8am-1pm ESTNormally held on Andrus Field, Wesleyan’s annual study abroad fair has been redesigned into an entirely virtual format this year which will feature programs from around the world and within the United States. The 7 College Virtual Study Away Fair brings together all the information and resources you need to start planning your study away experience. 

This is a wonderful opportunity to meet representatives, faculty, and returned students virtually from the many study abroad programs available to Wesleyan students. Also featured at this year’s virtual fair: 

  • Topic panels w/ industry practitioners (Gender & Sexuality Abroad, Languages, STEM, etc.) 
  • Live information sessions   
  • Study away virtual exhibit hall 
  • Information on funding opportunities 
  • Advising sessions  

This second rendition of the fair on October 15 will include new live program presentations and panels!

Fair Registration

The fair, which will take place on a conference platform called Sched, will be open to students from the 7 Colleges only: Amherst College, Mount Holyoke College, Vassar College, Smith College, Wellesley College, Wesleyan University, and Williams College. 

Please note: Students who registered for the first fair on September 23 will need to re-register for the October 15 fair.

Register now to attend the Virtual Study Away Fair on October 15 (registration form also found below). After you complete this form, you will be sent a link to register on Sched. Sending out Sched registration invitations is a manual process, so we appreciate your patience. 

Before the Fair

Want to prepare for the fair? Check out these helpful videos!

  • How to Choose a Study Abroad Program
    Overwhelmed by the number of study abroad opportunities available to you? In our "How to Choose a Study Abroad Program" panel, study abroad office staff will share suggestions for how to keep your academic and personal goals in mind when determining where and when to study abroad. You'll also hear from former study abroad students as they share their experience planning for study abroad and selecting a program. 

  • Wesleyan's Introduction to the Virtual Study Away Fair
    Learn about Wesleyan's study abroad options and policies as well as how to navigate the Sched fair platform.

  • Affording Study Abroad
    Interested in study abroad but anxious about the assumed costs? Turns out, it's a lot more affordable than you think. In this video, representatives from Wesleyan Office of Study Abroad, Financial Aid, and Resource Center to learn about financial aid, scholarships, and budgeting for your study abroad experience.