May 26, 2024  
2021-2022 Undergraduate Bulletin 
2021-2022 Undergraduate Bulletin [ARCHIVED BULLETIN]

Global Scholars Program

For information about admission to the Global Scholars Program, visit the Global Scholars Program webpage.

Due to continued restrictions on international travel, no students will be admitted to the Global Scholars Program for academic year 2021-2022

Language Requirement

Global Scholars are required to complete the equivalent of the first four semesters of a modern foreign language. Students may meet this requirement by course completion, placement exams, or demonstration of fluency in a second language.

Study Abroad

Global Scholars are required to complete a semester of abroad. Traditional study abroad, internships or research programs will fulfill this requirement.


Global Scholars are required to maintain an e-portfolio throughout their time in the program. The e-portfolio must include samples of assignments from Global Scholars courses, blogs while abroad, self-assessment, résumés and a description of the capstone project.

Globally-focused Major Course

Global Scholars are required to complete a globally-focused course with their major.

Capstone Project

In the senior year, Global Scholars are required to complete a capstone project. The project may be an extension of a senior project, research or service learning started during the semester abroad, or a new project related to the global-challenges framework of the program.