A major benefit of studying German or Russian, or other foreign languages, is the opportunity of studying for a year or a semester in another country and culture. Many of our German students study abroad in Germany, Austria or Switzerland, and our Russian students study in Russia.

Study Abroad Opportunities in German

University of Augsburg in Germany

UVM participates in a study-abroad program at the University of Augsburg, Germany. Students may also participate in numerous other programs abroad; UVM's Office of International Education helps match students' interests and academic goals with appropriate programs.

Study Abroad Opportunities in Russian

On the streets of Moscow

Russian majors and minors have gained a tremendous amount of linguistic, cultural and personal growth by studying in Russia for a year or a semester.

Two University of Vermont Russian students in Fall 2009 at St. Basil's Cathedral in Moscow. Many of our Russian majors and minors study for a semester or a full year at Russian universities in Moscow, St. Petersburg, Yaroslavl, and Irkutsk.