Education Abroad


UR vs. Non-UR


A UR-sponsored program is one with which the University has a formal affiliation. In most cases, these programs have hosted UR students for many years, and the program staff have become familiar with the academic interests, needs and strengths of UR students. UR offers more than 75 programs during the summer and the academic year.

Advantages of UR-sponsored programs:

Non-UR Sponsored

UR students are permitted to go on accredited study abroad programs offered by other US universities or institutions, but need to do a little more legwork themselves. There are more than 4,000 of these programs worldwide. UR financial aid does not apply toward non-affiliated programs.

Why students choose Non UR-sponsored programs: