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Education Abroad

waterbury3 The UConn Waterbury Career Development Office is the liaison with the University’s Education Abroad Office. UConn Education Abroad offers a wide array of options world-wide for most majors.

Office Location:

Student Services Suite, 2nd Floor

Office Hours:

Monday: 1:00 pm -5:00 pm

Tuesday and Wednesday: 8:30 am – 5:00 pm

Thursday: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm


Susan Hyde-Wick

Career Counselor and Education Abroad Liaison
P: 203-236-9913


  • With wise planning students can fulfill both electives and general education requirements overseas while experiencing living in a different culture. Make an appointment with Susan Hyde-Wick for assistance.
  • There are programs open to all students, sophomores through seniors, with a minimum GPA of 2.5. In a typical semester, a student can earn 12-18 credits.
  • All federal financial aid travels with a student when they study abroad, and there are scholarship opportunities offered by the Education Abroad Office.
  • For Waterbury Education Abroad students campus-changing to Storrs see the Campus Change Checklist  for campus change form, housing, and financial aid deadlines as well as immunization requirements.