With a globally-minded academic program and hundreds of international learning experiences to choose from, the University of Rhode Island offers a unique training ground for culturally competent students who are ready for an interconnected and interdependent world.
International Education Week 2023
Join us November 13-17 to celebrate the benefits of international education and intercultural exchange worldwide. IEW events showcase global research, promote study-away opportunities, foster diversity and inclusion, and support internationalization efforts.Join us
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The Global Experience
A new generation of students are immersing themselves in the study of language and culture with the goal of tackling some of the world’s toughest problems.
Cynthia Malambi ’20
“I am interested in international human rights, particularly on the continent of Africa. I want to do the impossible in life.”
Maxwell DeMaio ’18
“It is always important to have that cultural component to your education as the world becomes more globalized.”
Sandra Deeb ’20
“When you study another culture, you share their perspective, and it helps you treat the world with an equal level of respect.”