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Northwest College

Intercultural Programs

Opportunities Abroad

Education Abroad

Expand your horizons by stepping outside the conventional college environment, meeting and traveling with other college students, and fully experiencing world cultures.

Why Study Abroad? 

  • Earn college credit in a new environment.
  • Experience and appreciate other cultures.
  • Meet and travel with other college students.
  • Offer employers a resume with intercultural experiences.
  • Gain a better understanding of your own country and way of life.

There are many opportunities for study abroad at Northwest College. The Office of Intercultural programs will help you to find the program that is best for you.

  • Take a look at NWC Field Study Programs.
  • Attend an information session for one of the programs.
  • Stop by ORB 129 to talk to Emelee Volden about your interests.

Study Abroad with UW

Northwest College sophomore students are eligible to apply to the University of Wyoming's Faculty Led Study Abroad Courses These courses are offered during winter, spring, and summer breaks. Students must first apply to the UW. Students who have completed 30 credits and have a 3.0 GPA are guaranteed a scholarship of $650 - $1000 to use towards the program.

Study Abroad Scholarships

There may be scholarships available to you for study abroad programs., IIE Passport also has helpful information in finding programs and scholarships for study abroad. 


Emelee Volden
Intercultural Program Manager

Office: ORB129
Phone: (1) 307.754.6429


Amanda Enriquez
Intercultural Program Coordinator

Office: ORB 127
Phone: (1) 307.754.6424

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