The Department of Languages and Literatures encourages students
to take advantage of St. John’s University’s Study Abroad Programs.
These programs are a unique opportunity for students to immerse
themselves in a foreign language and culture, visit world renowned
sites and better understand the global dimensions of today's world.
The Office of Global Studies currently offers Study Abroad programs
during all academic terms, including Winter Intersession and Summer
Session. Scholarships are available.
Summer Abroad Programs
St. John's students, whether they are language majors or not, can
take advantage of language and culture courses offered every summer
for credit in a wide variety of countries. Courses are taught by an
experienced St. John's University professor. The faculty member
will also be available to advise students and help them adjust to
the new culture. For dates, cost, and a list of programs and
courses offered, please contact the Office of Global Studies.
Semester/Year Abroad Programs
Students who are language majors or minors can also spend an entire
semester/year studying abroad on our Rome or Paris campus, or in
our innovative Discover the World program, for full immersion in
the targeted language and culture, and for credits towards their
St. John's undergraduate degree. Courses may be conducted in the
foreign language or in English.
Internship Abroad Programs
In addition, language majors and minors can participate in summer
or semester-long internship programs in the above-listed countries.
Internships are selected to correspond to the student's field of
interest and specialty. Scholarships for internships are
Current Study Abroad Programs for Language majors or minors:
- Paris Semester
- Rome Semester
- Seville Semester (Fall)
- Discover the World (Rome, Paris and Seville, Spain)
- Argentina Summer Session
- China Summer Session
- France Summer Session
- Italy Summer Session
- South Korea Summer Session
- Spain (Cadiz) Summer Session
For detailed information about any of these programs please
Office of Global Studies
Sun Yat Sen Memorial Hall (Queens)
Phone (718) 990-6105
Fax (718) 990-2321
Rosati Hall Room 106 (Staten Island)
Phone (718) 390-4035
Fax (718) 390-4307