Summer, Semester, or Academic Year Programs

At Lees-McRae, students can participate not only in faculty-led travel, but also study abroad during winter break or the summer months, as well as programs that last a semester, or even an entire academic year. Through cooperation with study abroad organizations, other universities, and a variety of college partners, Lees-McRae offers students a world of possibilities!

Here is just a small sampling of the many options:

  • Winter Break, Summer, Semester, and Academic Year Programs through SOL Education
SOL Education  is an organization specializing in study abroad in exciting Spanish-speaking destinations. Program lengths vary from two weeks to an academic year. 
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  • Summer, Semester and Academic-Year Programs through CISabroad
CISabroad offers programs varying from three weeks to an academic year on every continent except Antarctica. 
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  • Summer or Semester Programs through School for Field Studies
School for Field Studies offers unique field-based study abroad for students especially interested in environmental and conservation issues. 
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  • Winter Break, Summer, Semester or Academic Year Programs through SAI
SAI specializes in study abroad in Italy as well as in a few other European destinations. 
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Make an appointment to meet with Dr. Jenny Weatherford ( to discuss your study abroad interests and the ways you can make this adventure part of your undergraduate education. There are more options than you can imagine!