Forum Certification in Education Abroad Program
  • This exciting new program combines workshops, assignments and a culminating project to provide colleagues with education, training, and certification that they are able to articulate and apply the field’s Standards of Good Practice. More»



New: Education Abroad Capacity Survey
  • The Forum has developed a member survey that attempts to measure current and future program supply. More»





State of the Field Survey and Gender Bias Report Release



Critical Incident Database (CID)
  • The Forum's CID, a tool for tracking critical incidents that occur while students are abroad, is now available for use by Forum member institutions. More»




Special Collection of Education Abroad Historical Materials
  • The Forum on Education Abroad, in partnership with Dickinson College, the American Institute for Foreign Study (AIFS), and the AIFS Foundation announce the creation of the AIFS/AIFS Foundation Education Abroad Special Collection. More»




The Curriculum Cooperative
  • The Curriculum Cooperative is an online resource center where faculty and administrators from Forum member institutions and organizations share their unique approaches to encouraging student learning abroad. More»


Join Us


The Forum on Education Abroad welcomes as members all institutions of higher education, organizations, and agencies who are committed to improving education abroad. Members join a community that sets the Standards of Good Practice for the field and they receive the many benefits and services offered by the Forum.


Learn more: See the complete list of membership benefits and details on how to join!



Interested in initiating a project or working group? Is there a topic you think the Forum should address? Let us know: New Project-New Working Group.





The Forum's 11th Annual Conference: Call for Proposals
  • The Forum is pleased to announce the theme of its 11th Annual Conference: "It Takes a Campus and More: The Faces of Education Abroad." The conference will be held in New Orleans, Louisiana, March 25-27, 2015. Read the full Call for Proposals»



Education Abroad Capacity Review for Generation Study Abroad Commitment Partners
  • The Education Abroad Capacity Review will engage 12-15 U.S. higher education institutions in their efforts to strategically expand their study abroad capacity while ensuring quality and standards of their programs. The program is open to all Generation Study Abroad Commitment partners. More»

















Events and Training


Registration for the European Conference is Now Open!
  • "What Does it Mean to be a "Traditional" Destination? Challenges and Opportunities for Education Abroad in Europe," will be held in Barcelona, Spain, October 23-25, 2014. More»



2014-2015 Workshops & Training
  • The 2014-2015 workshop schedule is now available. The first workshop will focus on the Clery Act, Title IX and VAWA at Dartmouth College. More»




Forum Calendar of Events
  • Click on the highlighted dates below to see details on upcoming Forum events, trainings and deadlines.



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