Office of Global Programs

Enrich your college experience with the support of the Office of Global Programs (OGP). Through the intercultural skills, credentials, and contacts you develop, you’ll refine your goals and stand out from the competition before and after graduation.

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New International Students

Bridging cultures, empowering students, and building a vibrant community together to set you up for success at Penn State. 

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Current International Students

Creating a home away from home with resources and opportunities that will make your college experience robust and impactful. 

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Education Abroad

Studying abroad means seeing the world through a new lens. Find funding opportunities and long- and short-term programs.

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Faculty Engagement

Empowering faculty to become global educators and fostering international collaborations and cultural exchanges. 

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About Global Programs

The Office of Global Programs is your passport to a world of opportunities whether you are a domestic student who wants to study abroad, an international student, or a faculty member seeking support for international opportunities.