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Study Abroad

Do you want to see the world? Would you be interested in studying abroad? Well this is your chance! WVC has partnered with the Washington State Community College Consortium for Study Abroad (WCCCSA) to offer students an affordable study abroad opportunity. Students have the opportunity to travel to countries like England, France, Spain, Costa Rica, Germany, and more. The credits earned while studying abroad can also help you complete WVC degree requirements. No foreign language knowledge is required to participate but some age restrictions do apply.


The schedule below is subject to change based on travel restrictions due to the pandemic.

  • Winter 2022: Berlin, Germany - Early Bird application deadline (save $100!) is Friday, September 3, 2021. For those purchasing the group flight option, the application deadline is Tuesday, September 28, 2021. Final application deadline is Friday, October 29, 2021.
    • WCCCSA will provide two $1000 study abroad scholarships for students applying to the winter 2022 Berlin, Germany program. The WCCCSA scholarship application is due Friday, October 29, 2021.

  • Winter 2022: Australia/New Zealand - Application deadline October 7, 2021.

  • Spring 2022: Lyon, France - Early Bird application deadline (save $100!) is Monday, November 1, 2021.  Final application deadline is Wednesday, December 15, 2021.
    • WCCCSA will provide two $1000 study abroad scholarships for students applying to the spring 2022 Lyon, France program. The WCCCSA scholarship application is due Wednesday, December 15, 2021.
    • If you are a Pell Grant recipient, apply for the Gilman Study Abroad Scholarship by Tuesday, October 5, 2021 for a chance to receive up to $5000 toward study abroad. More information can be found at

  • Spring 2022: Tokyo, Japan - Application deadline December 1, 2021.
  • Summer 2022: TBD

  • Fall 2022: Barcelona, Spain - Early Bird application deadline (save $100!) is Thursday, March 31, 2022. Final application deadline is Friday, May 13, 2022.
  • Fall 2022: Tokyo, Japan - Application deadline June 2022.

If you would like to learn more, either join us for an in-person information session or watch the video below. You will learn more details about upcoming trips, eligibility requirements, scholarships and financial aid, and how to apply.

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If you have questions after the information session, schedule an appointment to meet with a WVC Study Abroad Coordinator. Don't miss out on this opportunity to see the world while at the same time making progress toward earning your WVC degree.


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