Areas of Study
Download an example plan from the list of study areas below.
Think about whether you want to take classes abroad towards your major and/or your group requirements. You probably have multiple options for integrating a semester abroad (or more!) into your Reed education--explore these samples to get ideas of what fits best. Then meet with your academic advisor to review your proposed 8-semester plan(s) and discuss scheduling opportunities for study abroad. You don't need to decide
where to go yet!
American Studies - History
American Studies - Literature
Biology Molecular Biology
Comparative Race and Ethnicity Studies
ES - Biology
ES - Chemistry
ES - Economics
ES - History
ES - Political Science
Greek, Latin, and Ancient Mediterranean Studies
International and Comparative Policy Studies
Book an appointment with study abroad coordinator - for General Study Abroad Information
Book an appointment with IPO director - for Program Specific Information
Study Abroad Application Instructions
College Catalog - Study Abroad and Off-Campus Study Announcements
: The U.S. Department of State has issued a Off-Campus Programs in Israel and the West Bank Level 4-Do not Travel advisory for Israel, the West Bank, and Gaza, and airlines have canceled flights. Reed College off-campus programs in this region have been canceled for the spring term. Students considering off-campus programs in Egypt and Lebanon must contact the Director of International Programs.
: Starting the 2023-2024 academic year, Reed and Amsterdam University College (AUC) will encourage exchanges by students and faculty from one university to the other for the purpose of engaging in research and education. AUC offers a liberal arts and sciences program leading to a joint Bachelor’s degree issued by the University of Amsterdam (UvA) and Vrije Universiteit (VU) Amsterdam. This program, taught entirely in English, is small-scale and selective and admits a maximum of 300 students each year based on their academic performance and motivation New Exchange Partnership
: Reed College is currently evaluating several study abroad programs focussing on the Russian language in Bishkek (Kyrgyzstan), Almaty (Kazakhstan), Batumi (Georgia), Yerevan (Armenia), and Riga (Latvia). Students interested in learning Russian in a study abroad program should contact Russian Language and Study Abroad Prof. Bershtein, Chair of the Russian department.