How Can I Study Abroad?

Where do you want to go? How will the experience align with your academic and professional goals? As a Binghamton University student within the SUNY System, you can take part in all of the study abroad programs offered at any SUNY school for the same price. Use the SUNY Study Abroad website to find a program that matches what you're looking for. For specifically Binghamton University programs, click here.


Who can help me?

A study abroad experience takes a lot of planning. There are many administrative staff members on campus who can help you along the way with any questions:

Office of International Education and Global Initiatives

Kerry Stamp

Associate Director for Education Abroad


Fleishman Center for Career and Development

Emily Love

International Career Consultant


Student Support Services

Stephen Rebello

Associate Director of SSS


Student Support Services

Josh Perry

Learning and Data Specialist


Questions to Ask

Answers to common questions asked can be found here. Here are some questions to ask the staff during your assessment.

  • Are there any students I can reach out to who have studied abroad to this particular country/university to hear about their experiences?
  • No one in my family has ever studied abroad before. What has been the most helpful advice you give to parents like mine to help them understand the investment in studying abroad as an undergraduate?
  • What are some scholarships I can look into specifically for my major/region of study?
  • What has the success rate been for this scholarship amongst Binghamton students?
  • What kind of support does the school provide me when I am applying for this particular scholarship?



A list of scholarships, both Binghamton University-based and non-based, can be found on the OIP website here. Take note of the Myers Family Scholarship, Diversity Abroad Honors Scholarship and Evelio Figueroa Memorial Study Abroad Scholarship that give preference for underrepresented students. SSS students who have won scholarships in the past:


Benjamin A. Gilman Scholarship

Eduardo Contreras, Summer 2014

Leah Ferentinos, Spring 2014

Aimee Mun, Fall 2014

Yonglin (Pauline) Liang, Spring 2015


Dr. Israel J. Rosefsky Language and Culture Scholarship

Joyce Ofori, Spring 2013

Yonglin (Pauline) Liang, Spring 2015


Evelio Figueroa Memorial Study Abroad Scholarship

Aimee Mun, Fall 2014


Myers Family Scholarship

Darlenne Goris

Jami Ganz


Additional resources can be found on the OIP Diversity Abroad page. 

Last Updated: 2/20/17