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Study Abroad

Since anthropology is the study of cultural diversity, many of our majors and minors spend a semester or more abroad. Below is a list of some of the study abroad programs attended by past majors and minors. Information about additional programs can be found on the UR study abroad website.

Students in the Field
Summer Study Abroad students in Malawi

Malawi Immersion Seminar

The Malawi Immersion Seminar, sponsored by the University of Rochester Department of Anthropology, is a three week study abroad/field school addressing cultural, health, social, political, and ecological issues in Malawi, Africa using the anthropological method. The seminar provides students with an immersive and transformative summer experience offering a unique focus on experiential learning and training in the methods of field research.