Before you can move the world, let the world move you.

In order to better understand our diverse and changing world, immerse yourself in another culture. Iona’s Study Abroad programs make it possible and affordable for students to acquire knowledge through direct exposure to different world cultures as reflected in art, architecture, language and history. These study abroad experiences can fulfill graduation requirements and enhance career preparation through the invaluable experience of living and learning in another culture.
Iona College sponsors a wide variety of ongoing study abroad programs in locations around the world including:
  • Semester programs in Ireland and Passport Western Europe (Dublin, Barcelona, Rome)
  • Summer programs in France, Italy, England and Spain
  • Winter and Spring Break programs in Italy (tentative), Poland, and Iona in Mission with Service-Learning partner academic programs in Ireland and India
  • Junior Year Abroad in England at Oxford University

A world of opportunity

Iona also encourages students to take advantage of the many programs available through other institutions – in virtually every country around the globe. Students may spend a summer, semester or year studying independently at a foreign university.
Learn more about studying abroad with other institutions, including credit transfer requirements and process.

Student Success

When Jessica Scaparro transferred to Iona, she was hoping for a chance to serve others and to grow her faith. She got her chance on a trip to Zambia with Iona in Mission. A student in the five-year BA/MA psychology program, Jessica is grateful for the opportunities she’s had at Iona to make a difference in the lives of others.

Jessica Scaparro ’13 Psychology

MA Industrial Organizational Psychology candidate Transfer Student

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Student Success

With three internships under her belt, Kirsten has the confidence and the connections to launch her career in public relations.

Kirsten Knott

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