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The Student Experience


The student experience

One of the best ways to learn about the study abroad experience is from other University of Wyoming students who participated in your program, lived in your host country, or experienced challenges living and studying abroad.


Begin Your Journey Here

Find in this section:
Identities Abroad text with picture of student

Consider aspects of your identity and how these may. be perceived and treated in your host culture.


Student Perspectives with student abroad

Students offer their perspectives on various aspects of studying abroad.


Global buddies over picture of two people looking at computer abroad

Our UWYO Global Buddies program pairs American students that have studied abroad with incoming International Exchange students at UW.


UWYO Abroad Ambassadors with picture of student abroad

UWYO Abroad Ambassadors serve as official volunteer representatives of our office and advocate for study abroad within the UW community.


While Abroad over student in ocean

Find resources on health & safety while abroad, mental wellness abroad, and cultural adjustment.


Returning Home with student with backpack on

Review how to transfer credits, Cheney Givebacks, getting involved with our Office, and find resources for the re-entry experience.


Photo Gallery

Machu Picchu in Peru Sketching the Eiffel TowerKissing a pig on a farm in Ireland Schoolyard in KenyaSantorini Greece Tannery Dye Beds in MoroccoGondolas in Venice, Italy Lake Rotoroa, New ZealandSan Lorenzo, Panama Tea Time in ScotlandPicking Tea Leaves in Wonosari, Indonesia Trafalgar Square, LondonCobblestone street in Paris, FranceFeeding a Kangaroo in Australia Coast of Cinque Terre, Italy Rannoch Moor, Scotland Camels at Mount Sinai Bird Watching in China Ayacucho Market, Peru An Old Town in Bulgaria