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Participants Abroad

15,000

Colleges and Universities

350+

International Participants

30,000

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For 70 years, we’ve had a single mission

To help people gain the understanding, acquire knowledge, and develop skills for living in a globally interdependent and culturally diverse world by bringing the world together through the most meaningful exchange programs available. Today, we advance our legacy as the leading nonprofit
international education organization by facilitating 50,000 exchange experiences for people from 136 countries each year.

Featured Post

A Low-Income Student's Guide to Study Abroad
By Shyamala G.

Alright so this blog is going to be geared more towards my low-income siblings near and far who, just like their peers, want to take advantage of the Study Abroad...keep reading

  • Adventure Rediscovered
    By Brenda S.
    When my husband and I were planning our honeymoon, we had no idea where to go. He had spent over a decade traveling the world with the Navy while I...keep reading
    American Culture Tips
    By Work Exchanges at CIEE
    Here are some tips on American culture to help you understand and navigate your day to day. Word of advice, as with all generalizations, sometimes they apply and sometimes they...keep reading
    5 Tips For Culture Shock
    By Work Exchanges at CIEE
    Helpful advice for cultural adjustment From the first step you take in a foreign country, you're busy taking in the newness around you. When you travel abroad, your daily routine,...keep reading
  • Volunteering in a local High School
    By Elena Rodríguez at CIEE
    Adam from Cornell University is volunteering every week in a local high school, helping local students with their English speaking. This is what he said: "Volunteering at Escola Pia has...keep reading
  • Gal-entines Day
    By Olivia L.
    Making friends in a foreign exchange program can sometimes be tricky, but what I leanred is that it's about making the best out of the little things that you have...keep reading
  • Budapest Wins Best Christmas Market 2020
    By Melinda Pap at CIEE
    One of the largest Christmas markets in Budapest, called Advent Feast at the Basilica has been voted the Best Christmas Market 2020 at a poll organized by European Best Destinations...keep reading