Exchange programs are based on agreements that Purdue maintains with academic institutions around the world. Participants are enrolled at the partner institution, where they will take classes alongside local students. These programs are typically available for semester or year-long programs, and students will pay Purdue tuition (plus plane tickets, housing, meals, travel, and other personal expenses. Exchange programs are great for students looking for more independence during their study abroad experiences.
Some CLA departments have preferred partnerships with exchange universities, where students are guaranteed to receive credit towards their major. Click to learn more about the preferred partners of the Communication, English, and History departments.