Each year, the center helps hundreds of UNH students head for destinations all over the world to engage in classes, internships, research and the experiences of a lifetime.
Students expand their global horizons and extend their career opportunities into the international arena by combining any major on campus with International Affairs. This program includes special interdisciplinary courses, foreign language proficiency and study abroad and prepares graduates for a wide range of careers in international health, government, business, education, development and law.
CIEGE works with faculty members to explore research and exchange opportunities and to provide fellowship information and grant support that will enhance their international academic expertise.
CIEGE provides information on a variety of funding opportunities. Each semester CIEGE awards scholarships for education abroad experiences. The Center also advises students to explore other resources, including the UNH Fellowships Office, which supports students applying for prestigious national scholarships as well as post-baccalaureate fellowships.
To cultivate community-wide dialog on critical global issues, CIEGE showcases faculty members' international research interests and brings leading scholars from around the world to share their expertise and global perspectives with UNH and community members. Free and open to the public.
The Office of Internaitonal Students and Scholars (OISS) provides services to international students, faculty, staff and exchange scholars covering a broad spectrum, which begin before the international visitor arrives on campus and often continue past the completion of their program. These include:
OISS also serves as a liaison between international students, faculty and staff and various other UNH offices and departments.