Global Engagement

Would you like to study abroad during your time at Wooster? You’ve come to the right place!

Click here to learn what steps the College is taking to ensure safe off-campus study experiences in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Here's how to start the process:

GEO Virtual Learning Opportunities

GEO Roadshow

GEO 101 Sessions

GEO 101 sessions are mandatory, introductory sessions covering the basics of how studying off-campus works. These sessions are led by GEO’s Peer Advisors and will be conducted remotely via Teams.

GEO 101 sessions are available by appointment or by drop-in session

Here is the Spring 2021 GEO 101 schedule with the Peer Advisor running the session and the program they completed:

Drop-In Sessions

Drop in to a GEO 101 Teams Advising session
Get started by starting a new conversation with your name and the available peer advisor will give you a call once they are free.

Drop-In Times are:
Monday
: 10am-12pm with Camryn Rosenstein (SAI Florence University of the Arts)
               1:30pm-3:30pm with Tara Stauch (DIS Copenhagen)

Tuesday: 12pm-2pm with Laura Peterjohn (SIT South Africa: Social and Political Transformation)
                4pm-5pm with Perry Worthey (Arcadia University of New South Wales)

Wired-In Wednesday*:1:30-4pm with Piper Hartman (Studio Arts College International - Florence, Italy) and Perry Worthey (Arcadia University of New South Wales)

8pm-10pm* with Perry Worthey 
*Note - Wired-In Wednesday is on a different channel in Teams. Drop in to the Teams meeting run by APEX

Thursday: 1pm-3pm with Piper Hartman (Studio Arts College International - Florence, Italy)

By appointment

You can also schedule an appointment to speak with a peer advisor! 
Visit the GEO Bookings Page and select GEO 101 from the options to schedule an appointment!

Appointments are available:
Thursday: 12pm-1pm
with Laura Peterjohn (SIT South Africa: Social and Political Transformation)

Friday: 11am-12pm
 with Camryn Rosenstein (SAI Florence University of the Arts)
            1:30pm-2:30pm with Tara Strauch (DIS Copenhagen)

GEO Facts

35% of Wooster students have an international experience.

Fit a Study Abroad program into your Wooster Education

GEO’s Study Abroad Course Guide can help you figure out how specific programs will fit into your major, or best suit your interests. (Coming Soon)

Make an Appointment

Candace and Jamie are the two advisors for the Global Engagement Office (GEO). Who you meet with depends on the area of study you wish to focus on during your Global Engagement Experience.

Candace Chenoweth - Director of the Global Engagement Office

Jamie Adler - Assistant Director of the Global Engagement Office

Start an Application

Go to our Application Database to start searching for programs!