CALS Study Abroad

CALS Study Abroad


The College of Agriculture and Life Sciences is your connection to the world. Our study abroad team will help you to plan, prepare for and fund your international learning opportunity. Focusing on providing learning opportunities in your major, they'll help you to get the most out of your travel – from an international perspectives credit to teaching you how to describe your experience to future employers.

Visit the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Study Abroad website


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The College of Agriculture and Life Sciences is the reason why Iowa State can boast of sending students to all seven continents. Check out our program tool, where you can find trips based on major, location, travel term and program length.

Explore programs

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Study USA

Domestic travel opportunities are also available through Study USA. These programs provide you with chances to visit and learn about places and cultures from coast to coast.

Study USA programs

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Student highlights

Just because you are adventurous doesn’t mean you want to be the first person to explore a new territory! Check out the stories of some past students as they describe their favorite experience abroad.

Student highlights

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Funding options

Our priority is to make a study abroad experience accessible for everyone. That’s why our study abroad team works diligently to create trips with all budgets in mind and provides a wealth of scholarship support. Don’t have a passport? We’ll pay for yours if you are a first-time traveler.

Learn about funding options