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About Us

International programs mission statement.

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Academic Programs

You find yourself exploring the wide array of academic programs offered through international exchanges at your university.

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International Studies and Programs Advisory Council

International Studies and Programs Advisory Council.

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Faculty Opportunities

Explore opportunities at CWU as a faculty member.

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More Information About Applying as an Exchange Student.

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Financial Aid and Scholarships

Learn about Financial Aid and Scholarships.

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University Exchanges

These international programs have been carefully curated, designed to align with your home university's standards.

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Education Abroad

Explore the different programs and resources of the Study Abroad and Exchange Program department.

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You walk into the bustling office of international studies, feeling a mixture of excitement and uncertainty. Surrounded by posters of far-off lands and pamphlets outlining various exchange programs, you can sense the opportunities that lie ahead. At the welcome desk, friendly staff members greet you with smiles, ready to help guide you through the options for studying abroad. Whether it's language immersion in France, a cultural exchange in Japan, or research collaboration in Australia, the possibilities are endless. In this hub of global connections, you're not just a student; you're a global citizen, ready to explore, learn, and grow in a world beyond your borders. The office of international studies is your gateway to that world, and you feel a thrill knowing that an international adventure is within your reach.

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Education Abroad Information Sessions

Join us to learn about education abroad program options, scholarships, and financial aid. Sign up here.


  • 12 pm to 1 pm (in-person at Yakima Valley College, Deccio Higher Education Center, room 257) Note: Due to staff scheduling conflicts, in-person sessions may be may not always be available.


  • 11 am to 12 pm
  • 12 pm to 1 pm
  • 2 pm to 3 pm


  • 11 am to 12 pm
  • 2 pm to 3 pm

If you cannot attend an info session, schedule a one-on-one exploratory appointment.

How to Apply

  1. Go to CWU Apply to begin the application.
  2. Use the "Click Here to Log In" button to sign in.
  3. Use the "Search Programs" tab to find your program. If you cannot find your program, type self-arranged in the Keywords box.
  4. Select the academic term to begin the application.

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