Roanoke College

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Study Abroad

Study Abroad

  • Roanoke College offers many study abroad programs that allow students to earn academic credit while outside the United States.
  • Click here for more Study Abroad information.
May Term

May Intensive Learning Term

  • May Term is an approximately three-week period during which students can participate in a wide array of Intensive Learning opportunities, including travel courses as well as on-campus courses.
  • Click here for more information on May Term.


  • Internships allow students expand their knowledge and skill sets through off-campus experiences.
  • Click here for more information on Internships.
Independent Study

Student Research

  • Independent studies provide students with a practical application of their particular majors or more specialized study in a particular area.
  • The Summer Scholars Program at Roanoke College is a grant program that enables qualified students to conduct intensive, independent research for eight to twelve weeks during the summer.
  • Click here for more Independent studies and Summer Scholars information.
International Education

International Education

The following students have recently studied abroad in these locations:

Corinne Burda

Spanish Major Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas - Peru
Morgan Conroy Italian Student Palazzo Rucellai, Florence - Italy
Julianne Disbro Spanish Major Valparaiso - Chile
Laura Fredell German Minor University of Bern - Switzerland
Kimberly Johnson Spanish Major Universidad de Valparaiso - Chile
Emma Wilson Italian Student Palazzo Rucellai, Florence - Italy
Hanna Dorsey Japanese Student

Kansai Gaidai - Japan

Stephanie Vinal Spanish Major

Universidad de Murcia - Spain