International Scholars are required to complete an international experience or language learning experience. Students can meet this requirement by participating in:
studying a world language
a study abroad experience
an exchange program
an international research program
an internship abroad
a service learning experience
a heritage trip
another culturally significant experience (contact us at OGL@ufic.ufl.edu with any questions)
Below are a few resources you can explore to help you get started with your international journey!
Studying Abroad is a great way to gather international experience and immerse yourself in a new culture! There are three different types of study abroad programs available at UF.
Study Abroad Services (SAS) also offers research, internship, and service-learning opportunities abroad as well. To learn more about the different programs and options available to you, you please visit the SAS website, or meet with a study abroad advisor!
Foreign Language at UF
UF offers a variety of language classes. International Scholars can fulfill their international experience or language learning requirement by taking two semesters of foreign language coursework. Check out a few options below:
- African Languages
- French and Francophone
- Spanish & Portuguese
If you have additional questions about the International Experience or Language Learning requirement, please visit our FAQ page.