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Faculty & Advisor Resources

This section of the website includes information about the following:

  1. Academic Advising Reference Guide (See link in left menu bar) This guide provides resources for academic advisors who work with study abroad and international students.
  2. Global Faculty Grant opportunities to incentivize faculty members’ incorporating a global dimension into their teaching by enhancing their global knowledge, skills, experience, and pedagogy.
  3. Program Director Handbook for Short-Term Study Abroad (See link in left menu bar) This handbook provides detailed information for faculty who want to propose a new study abroad program/course along with resources for experienced faculty who lead study abroad programs.
  4. General information about global education for faculty. (See below)

The Faculty Co-Director, Andrea Byrum of the Center for Global Education can provide the following services:

  • Assist faculty to incorporate a global perspective into the curriculum.
  • Plan co-curricular activities that reinforce the students’ learning in the classroom.
  • Seek out faculty development opportunities through grants, exchange programs, and more.
  • Guidance on applying for a Global Faculty Grant.

For more information contact : Dr. Andrea Byrum;

What's Happening


March 12-16 (CGE Open)

Spring Break

March 23

Summmer 2018 Study Abroad Application Deadline / FLP Summer 2018 Form Deadline

March 30 - April 2 (CGE Closed)

Easter Holiday 

April 6

Faculty-Led Program and Scholarship Deadline for Fall 2018 / Winter 2019 Travel (Costa Rica, El Salvador, Cambodia, St. Lucia)

April 13

Pre-Departure Orientation Session 1 (Summer and Fall 2018, Year 2018-2019)

April 20

Pre-Departure Orientation Session 2 (Summer and Fall 2018, Year 2018-2019)

April 27

Scholarship Application Deadline (Summer and Fall 2018, Year 2018-2019) 
Spring 2019 Program and Scholarship Application Deadline
Semester Form Deadline  (Summer and Fall 2018, Year 2018-2019)

May 11

Last Day of Class

May 14-18

Final Exams

May 20


May 22 - August 10 (CGE Limited Summer Hours)

Summer Session
*4th of July - CGE Closed

August 15-17

New International Student Orientation 

August 22 4-5pm Nona McGreal

New International Student Welcome Reception

September 3 (CGE Closed)

Labor Day

September 12 11am-2pm Predolin Terrace 

Study Abroad Fair 

October 1-2  (CGE Open)

Fall Break 

October  12

Pre-Departure Orientation Session 1: Spring 2019 Students

October  19

Faculty-Led Program Form Deadline (Winter 2019 Travel)

October  26

Pre-Departure Orientation Session 2: Spring 2019 Students

November 2

Faculty-Led Program and Scholarship Application Deadline (Spring w/ Spring Break or Summer Travel 2019)
Study Abroad Form Deadline: Spring 2019 

November 5 -9 (Events Announced in Sept)

International Education Week 

November 22-25 (CGE Closed)

Thanksgiving Break

December 10-14

Final Exams

December 24 - Jan 1 (CGE Closed)

Christmas Holiday