About the Forum


The Forum on Education Abroad is a 501(c)(3) non-profit association recognized by the U.S. Department of Justice and the Federal Trade Commission as the Standards Development Organization (SDO) for the field of education abroad.


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Who We Are

Located on the campus of Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, The Forum on Education Abroad is the only organization whose exclusive purpose it is to serve the field of education abroad.  The Forum's Standards of Good Practice are recognized as the definitive means by which the quality of education abroad programs may be judged.  The Forum's Quality Improvement Program for Education Abroad (QUIP) uses the Standards as part of a rigorous self-study and peer review quality assurance program that is available to all Forum institutional members.



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Contact Us


The Forum on Education Abroad can be contacted at:


Dickinson College
P.O. Box 1773

Carlisle, PA 17013
Tel: 717-245-1031
Fax: 717-245-1677
Email: info@forumea.org


To reach individual staff members, see our Staff page.