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Study Abroad Programs

Spring Break 2022 and Summer 2022

We are excited to announce that the Tuscany, London, Barcelona and EIA Study Abroad (Portugal) programs will be running Spring Break 2022 & Summer 2022.

If you want to see Paris, Rome, Barcelona and more – our Study Abroad programs have you covered!

All of our Study Abroad opportunities allow you to take courses and gain credits that fulfill graduation requirements.

It is also possible for you to take advantage of many programs, available through other universities, in virtually every country around the globe. Most study abroad course credits from other programs are readily transferred to Iona.

EIA Iona logo.

European Innovation Program (EIA)


Develop an entrepreneurial mindset while making connections across the globe and earning college credit!

The gates of the concentration camp in Auschwitz, Poland.

Auschwitz, Poland

Spring Break

Gain perspective in the study of the holocaust and the Auschwitz concentration camp through site trips and opportunities with the Centre for Dialogue and Prayer in Oswiecim, Poland.

Students in Barcelona

Barcelona, Spain


Hone your Spanish-language skills while exploring Barcelona's rich culture, vibrant artwork, incredible seaside views and innovative food.

Beautiful Marina in Portugal

Cascais, Portugal


Spend three weeks learning what it takes to become a global entrepreneur and take part in a life changing experience - all while launching your own startup! Program in partnership with the European Innovation Academy.

Street view of Dingle, Ireland

Dingle, Ireland


Spend two weeks in the Dingle and County Kerry region of Ireland, immersing yourself in traditional Irish culture while exploring magnificent relics, ruins and holy places – in partnership with Sacred Heart University.

A hammock with a canopy on the coast of Jamaica


Spring Break

Learn about Jamaica and its emerging economy while working with a local community foundation or organization on a community economic development initiative!

Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument in Utah.

Kanab, Utah

Spring Break

Examine how animal protection, environmental stewardship and human rights issues intersect in this special opportunity to research and volunteer at the world-renowned Best Friend's Animal Sanctuary.

Iona students pose in front of a castle like building in London, England.

London, England

Spring Break

An extension of a spring semester course on children's literacy, you will cover British children's books, such as Harry Potter, Peter Pan, The Little Princess and more –and immerse yourself in the British culture.

An aerial view of a city in Panama.


Winter Break 2021

Explore Panama with Movement Exchange, studying dance and folkloric rhythms, to learn about the importance of community, movement, entrepreneurship and activism.

A group of Iona students in front of the Eiffel Tower at night in Paris, France.

Paris, France

Semester: Fall or Spring

Study and explore Paris with opportunities to visit Normandy, Strasbourg and Region of Provence – in partnership with St. John's University.

An aerial view of Tuscany, Italy on a sunny day.

Tuscany, Italy

Spring Break

Gain a hands-on experience with some of the most important fine and visual arts of the area and take in the exquisite cuisine, local architectural, and natural wonders that Tuscany and surrounding areas have to offer!

A student stands in the Colosseum in Rome, Italy.

Rome, Italy

Semester: Fall or Spring

Take classes in the heart of Rome with opportunities to explore Campania, Tuscany and Sicily –in partnership with St. John's University.

An Iona stands in front of a fountain in Rome, Italy.

Western Europe

Semester: Fall or Spring

Study in and explore three European cities –Limerick, Paris and Rome –in partnership with St. John's University.