global opportunities

Office of the Provost, Global Strategies and Academic Partnerships, Green Hall, Kingston, RI 02881

Think Big, We Do.
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Using big ideas to make the world smaller.

We might be located in the smallest state in the US, but at URI we’ve got connections all over the world, making us globally recognized as a distinctive world-class university. We want you, our students and faculty, to have every opportunity to engage the world and its diverse cultures, viewpoints and lifestyles. Our global education programs, partnerships with prestigious international institutions, and world-wide alumni network pave the way for you to break down borders and be prepared to thrive in the expanding global marketplace.

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immerse yourself

URI gives you lots of options for your global education. Whether you choose Study Abroad, or a Service and Internships program, we’ve got something for you.

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The World is Your Lab

Our faculty and students are bringing their big ideas to all corners of the world with cutting edge Research and Scholarship.

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see yourself at URI

Want to be a student at URI? Here’s everything you need to know about International Admission.

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connect with alumni

Find fellow URI grads wherever you are, or just check out some of the cool things our International Alumni are doing all over the world.

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globalize your degree

You don’t have to leave the country to internationalize your education. Our Global Curriculum offers hundreds of courses that focus on global issues.

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find global partners

International Partnerships are a great way for faculty to expand their teaching and research, and make valuable connections worldwide.

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