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Information for parents of students Studying Abroad

Study Abroad is a transformational experience for students personally, professionally, academically, and spiritually. In fact, 83% of graduating seniors who participated in a study abroad or university-sponsored international experience stated that it enhanced their learning a great deal.

While participating in such an experience is an exciting endeavor for 26% of Marquette students, we know as a parent you likely have many questions and concerns. Below is information that will help answer your questions and help you to support your student during this journey.

Why study abroad

Study abroad process












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Office of International Education

OIE works to promote the internationalization of Marquette University by recruiting and advising international students and scholars, developing vibrant partnerships with international institutions and providing innovative study abroad opportunities.
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