Study Abroad / Exploration Seminars


Understanding the complex world within and beyond our borders is more critical than ever. Now you can take your learning out of the classroom and into the real world. Exploration Seminars: the part of your education that’s a world apart.

Exploration Seminars take place during the University of Washington’s “early fall start” (mid August through mid September). They place learning into a global context, offering you the chance to intensively explore a topic outside of the classroom:

Applications open January 15. Apply early!
Visit the UW Study Abroad site to learn more.


The London Art Scene: Past and Present

Program Directors: Curt Labitzke and Judi Clark, School of Art + Art History + Design
Dates of Instruction: August 25 – September 17, 2016
Application deadline: March 11, 2016


Design in Rome

Program Director: Christopher Ozubko, School of Art + Art History + Design
Dates of Instruction: August 16 – September 13, 2016
Application deadline: February 1, 2016


Autumn 2015

Studio Art Program in Rome

Winter 2016

Art History Seminar in Rome

Summer 2016

Art History in the Netherlands

Exploration Seminars 2016

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