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Study Abroad

The experience of studying abroad prepares students to live in an increasingly connected world. Students learn invaluable skills for their future careers, form important cross-cultural relationships, and gain an international perspective that prepares them for the world beyond graduation. CU-Boulder’s Art & Art History students have many opportunities to study abroad while exploring their major! Over 100 courses are already pre-approved for either Art History or Studio Arts on over 30 study abroad programs. You can study abroad and stay on track with your major.

Art & Art History study abroad options are offered in the Asia, Europe, and Oceania. Paint in France, study Michelangelo and da Vinci in Italy, or learn about indigenous art and culture in Australia. See the great art collections of Europe or explore the unique architecture of Asia!

Students can take a variety of courses in their major, including studio courses, major electives, and Art History courses. More information on courses for Art & Art History student can be found on the Major/Minor Approval List.

Get Started!

Explore all of the study abroad options available to you on CU-Boulder Study Abroad’s website: Complete Study Abroad 101, offered online and in-person, and then connect with a study abroad advisor to discuss your options & start an application!


Being, China by Alice Fennelly - "Wedding Day" People&Events, 2015

Being, China by Alice Fennelly – “Wedding Day” People&Events, 2015

Paris, France by Katie Cordray (SAP) - "The Sun Sets on the Louvre" - Photo Contest 2012

Paris, France by Katie Cordray (SAP) – “The Sun Sets on the Louvre” – Photo Contest 2012