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This is a general page for applications into SIT programs that do not have specific country program pages. Check Program Search by country and apply using country-specific SIT program codes when available.

The School for International Training (SIT) is a university-level study abroad program administered by World Learning that provides international education abroad programs for US college students since 1932.

SIT offers programs in 70 locations worldwide. Semester and summer programs are approved. Student may participate in multi-destination programs. January term and virtual programs are not approved. For a full list of programs visit the SIT website.

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Area(s) of Study

  • Anthropology
  • French
  • Italian
  • Portuguese
  • Arabic
  • General Engineering
  • Japanese
  • Psychology
  • Architecture
  • Geological Sciences
  • Latin American Studies
  • Public Affairs
  • Art Education
  • German
  • Liberal Arts
  • Public Health
  • Asian Studies
  • Government
  • Mexican American Studies
  • Social Science
  • Biology
  • Health And Society
  • Middle Eastern Studies
  • Social Work
  • Chinese
  • Health Care Transformation
  • Music
  • Spanish
  • Communication
  • Health Education
  • Natural Sciences
  • Undergraduate Studies
  • Curriculum And Instruction
  • History
  • Nutrition
  • Urban Studies
  • Environmental Science
  • Human Ecology
  • Philosophy
  • Women's And Gender Studies
  • Foreign Language Education
  • Humanities

Sponsored by SIT - a UT Affiliate

Academic Information

SIT partners with UT to provide discounted programs below their published cost on SIT's website. For a list of discounted programs, download it below. Courses are taught by local instructors at an SIT center or a university partner in locations all over the world. See SIT website for details.


Language(s) of Instruction



Service Learning/Internship

  • Service Learning - Yes
  • Internship - Yes


Most SIT programs will offer students a choice of housing: homestay, apartment or dorm. See website for details.

Open To

Students from all colleges and schools

Program Cost

The dates below ARE NOT the actual dates of the program. See SIT website for exact dates and details. Students will pay $75 application fee, $600 affiliated studies fee and $19 per week for overseas insurance to UT Austin in addition to the SIT costs. Summer in-person programs receive scholarships of $750.


- Spring
  • Program: January 9, 2023 to June 3, 2023
  • Instructional: January 9, 2023 to June 3, 2023
  • Priority Deadline: October 1, 2023
  • Final Deadline: October 15, 2023
- Summer Whole
  • Program: May 21, 2023 to August 6, 2023
  • Instructional: May 21, 2023 to August 6, 2023
  • Priority Deadline: February 15, 2023
  • Final Deadline: March 15, 2023
- Fall
  • Program: August 22, 2023 to December 21, 2023
  • Instructional: August 22, 2023 to December 21, 2023
  • Priority Deadline: April 15, 2023
  • Final Deadline: May 1, 2023

Application Code


Program Coordinator

Cat M McGovern

Additional Resources

Program Website
Academic Credit
Information Session
Events Calendar

Next Step

(1) View Explore Education Abroad 101 and Ready to Apply videos. (2) Review the provider website for program details, academic offerings, costs, application requirements, and deadlines. (3) Apply to SIT, list Joshua Monthei as an advisor. (4) Apply to UT. See the Education Abroad How to Apply / Affiliate webpage for details.

Program information above is subject to change