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Diversity Abroad Global Partners

Diversity Abroad Global Partners are committed to partnering with Diversity Abroad to equip and empower international educators and other higher education professionals to advance diversity and inclusive good practices into international education and exchange. The Global Partner program is designed for institutions and organizations that want to play a greater role in the success of Diversity Abroad and take full advantage of the services and resources offered by us. Joining as a Global Partner aligns your institution or organization with the work of Diversity Abroad, which is the only organization solely tasked with advancing diversity and inclusive excellence in international education. For details about how to become a Global Partner, please email  members@diversityabroad.org or call 510-982-0635 extension 704. 



Founded in 1964, the American Institute For Foreign Study (AIFS) is one of the oldest, largest and most respected cultural exchange organizations in the world. With global offices in 15 countries, we organize cultural exchange programs for more than 50,000 participants each year.  www.aifs.com/
CAPA The Global Education Network is an international education abroad organization (IEO) committed to high-quality learning abroad programs which embody academic excellence, integrity and innovation. This mission is served by the creation of strategic learning environments where meaningful cultural integration is paramount to a successful international experience.  www.capa.org
    Cultural Insurance Services International has more than 30 years’ experience providing medical insurance, emergency assistance & in-house claim & administrative services to individuals and groups engaged in international education or cultural exchange. We offer a broad range coverage options & services including comprehensive medical  insurance, evacuation and return of mortal remains, military and political evacuation, natural disaster evacuation, personal threat evacuation, trip cancellation/delay, personal liability, personal effects, 24-hour emergency assistance, legal assistance, and medical quarantine. www.culturalinsurance.com
    DIS, a non-profit study abroad foundation with locations in Copenhagen and Stockholm, provides semester, academic year, and summer programs taught in English, and offers high-impact learning experiences for upper-division undergraduate students. The cutting edge curriculum is enriched by experiential learning components, including faculty-led study tours. Housing and extracurricular offerings provide students with opportunities for meaningful cultural engagement and personal growth. www.disabroad.org
    Enterprise Ireland manages the Education in Ireland national brand under the authority of the Minister for Education and Skills. Enterprise Ireland is responsible for the promotion of Irish Higher Education Institutions overseas. Ireland welcomes international students from across the globe for full degree, postgraduate, and study abroad programs, and in 2019 was the 6th most popular study abroad destination for US students, according to the Open Doors Report. www.educationinireland.com/en/
IES Abroad offers more than 115 study abroad programs in Africa, Asia Pacific, Europe, and Latin America for college students, and has educated more than 90,000 students since 1950. IES Abroad is known for superior student services, quality academic programming, and an active Initiative to Diversify Education Abroad (IDEA) to attract more underrepresented students to study abroad. www.iesabroad.org
In the proud tradition of SUNY, the State University of New York at New Paltz is committed to providing high quality, affordable education to students from all social and economic backgrounds. We are a faculty and campus community dedicated to the construction of a vibrant intellectual/creative public forum which reflects and celebrates the diversity of our society and encourages and supports active participation in scholarly and artistic activity. www.newpaltz.edu 
Semester at Sea is a global program focused on the comparative study of societies and their environmental systems. In their coursework, students draw comparisons between the multiple countries on the itinerary and their cultures through experiential, in-country learning opportunities that spark creative approaches to global challenges. SAS is committed to fostering a shipboard community inclusive of all identities by focusing on the diversity of people, perspectives, and places. Semester at Sea is proud to be academically partnered with Colorado State University. www.semesteratsea.org/
    The University of Auckland is located in the heart of New Zealand’s largest city and is ranked in the world’s top 100 universities. The University’s 42,000-strong student population reflects the multi-cultural nature of Auckland. With over 7,000 international and 6000 Maori and Pacific Islander students on campus, plus more than 120 international partnerships, the University of Auckland offers a truly global experience.

    At the tip of Africa, the University of Cape Town is home to over 6 300 international students from over 100 countries. Our campus – rated one of the most beautiful in the world – is a hub of African-centred academic and cultural activity. As Africa’s leading university, we offer world-class facilities and an enriching living and learning environment on and off-campus.



The Learning Abroad Center in the Global Programs and Strategy Alliance is the University of Minnesota's comprehensive resource for study, service-learning, research, work, intern, volunteer and travel experiences worldwide. The Learning Abroad Center is a leader in providing innovative international learning experiences that expand and redefine the world for a diverse population of students, colleagues, and staff.


    USAC is a non-profit consortium of U.S. universities that collaborates to offer affordable, academic and authentic study abroad programs. Each program is designed to help students grow into engaged citizens of the world—not only through academic experiences, but also through field trips, internships, volunteering, and service learning. We are committed to providing access to enriching cross-cultural learning abroad for all students to develop the knowledge, skills, and attitudes to succeed in today’s global society. We celebrate diversity and value its impact on the study abroad experience of our students. We strive to increase access, inclusion, equity, and support for underrepresented student populations.