The principal study abroad opportunities available to High Point University students are through our carefully-crafted, academically-rigorous, and culturally-immersive exchange partnerships, noted Exchange below. Students who do not find an exchange partner which will meet their academic needs are welcome to review our affiliated (fee-paying) semester study abroad options, noted Affiliated below.

While experiences may be similar at both an exchange and an affiliated partnering school, many affiliated programs present limitations not found on exchange programs, especially regarding upper-level course equivalencies, immersive cultural experiences, and the use of financial aid–students receiving any institutional aid (scholarships, grants, tuition-concession, etc.) will be able to apply their aid towards the fees for study on exchange only (applicable students studying at an affiliated partner will forfeit institutional aid for the term abroad). Review the Financial Aid Policy on Study Abroad for more information.

Note: Not every university partner will offer coursework to meet your academic needs. Before selecting a university, it is advised to narrow this list to those partnering universities which may fit best with your academic interests. Log into the Study Abroad Portal to research subject offerings by program.

Because placement is not guaranteed at a university, The Office of Global Education gives projected placement rates noted in the Chance of Placement column. Partnering schools are rated as follows:

Chance of Placement
High
This partnering university is usually able to accommodate a higher number of student applicants from High Point University. Application review is typically not very competitive. It may be possible for multiple students to be placed here.
High for Restricted Major(s)
This partnering university is usually able to accommodate a higher number of student applicants who are studying the stated major(s) from High Point University. Application review is typically not very competitive for those studying the stated major(s). It may be possible for multiple students to be placed here.
Moderate
This partnering university is usually able to accommodate some of student applicants from High Point University. It is unlikely that large numbers of students will be placed here.
Low
This partnering university may be able to accommodate a small number of applicants from High Point University. Application review is typically very competitive. It is possible that only one or two students may be placed here.
Closed This partnering university cannot accept any applicants at this time. Please do not apply.

Contact your study abroad advisor or global@highpoint.edu for more information.


UniversityCountryCityChance of PlacementAgreement Type
University of BelgranoArgentinaBuenos Aires
Moderate
Affiliated
Charles Sturt UniversityAustraliaBathurst, Port Macquarie, Albury, Orange, Wagga Wagga
Moderate
Exchange
University of New EnglandAustraliaArmidale
Moderate
Exchange
University of NewcastleAustraliaNewcastle
Moderate
Affiliated
RMITAustraliaMelbourneClosed
Exchange
University of SalzburgAustriaSalzburg
Moderate
Affiliated
University of GrazAustriaGraz
Moderate
Exchange
University of Applied Sciences Wiener NeustadtAustriaWiener Neustadt
High
Exchange
l'Institut des Hautes Études des Communications Sociales (IHECS)BelgiumBrussels
Low
Exchange
Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso (PUCV)ChileValparaíso
Low
Exchange
La Universidad Latinoamericana de Ciencia y Tecnología (ULACIT)Costa RicaSan José
Moderate
Exchange
Charles UniversityCzech RepublicPrague
Moderate
Affiliated
Universidad San Francisco de QuitoEcuadorQuito
Moderate
Affiliated
University of East AngliaEnglandNorwich
High
Exchange
University of EssexEnglandColchester
Moderate
Exchange
University of WinchesterEnglandWinchester
Moderate
Exchange
St. Mary's UniversityEnglandTwickenham
Moderate
Affiliated
Canterbury Christ Church UniversityEnglandCanterbury
High
Exchange
Leeds Trinity UniversityEnglandLeeds
Low
Exchange
Oxford Brookes UniversityEnglandOxford
Low
Exchange
University for the Creative ArtsEnglandCanterburyN/A
Exchange
University of ReadingEnglandReading
Moderate
Exchange
University of WarwickEnglandCoventry
Moderate
Exchange
University of South PacificFijiSuva
Moderate
Affiliated
The North Carolina Consortium Semester in ParisFranceParis
High for French Majors
Affiliated
Groupe École Supérieure de Commerce de Pau (ESC-Pau)FrancePau
High
Exchange
Schiller International UniversityGermanyHeidelberg
Moderate
Affiliated
University of BambergGermanyBamberg
High
Exchange
University of RegensburgGermanyRegensburg
High
Exchange
Lingnan UniversityHong KongHong KongClosed
Exchange
Cork Institute of TechnologyIrelandCork
Moderate
Exchange
Lorenzo de' Medici ItalyFlorence
High for Design Majors
Affiliated
University Carlo Cattaneo (LIUC)ItalyCastellanza
High
Exchange
American University of RomeItalyRome
Moderate
Affiliated
Nagasaki University of Foreign StudiesJapanNagasaki
Moderate
Affiliated
Akita International UniversityJapanAkita
Low
Exchange
Al Akhawayn UniversityMoroccoIfrane
High
Exchange
Universidad San Ignacio de LoyolaPeruLima
Moderate
Exchange
Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic UniversityRussiaSaint Petersburg
Moderate
Affiliated
University of St. AndrewsScotlandSt. Andrews
Moderate
Affiliated
University of StirlingScotlandStirling
Low
Exchange
University of the West of ScotlandScotlandAyr, Hamilton, Paisley
High
Exchange
Stellenbosch UniversitySouth AfricaStellenbosch
Moderate
Affiliated
Korea UniversitySouth KoreaSeoul
High
Exchange
Universidad Pontificia ComillasSpainMadrid
Moderate
Exchange
Spanish-American Institute for International Education (SAIIE)SpainSeville
Moderate
Affiliated
Universidad NebrijaSpainMadrid
Low
Exchange
Stockholm Business SchoolSwedenStockholm
Moderate
Exchange
Bangor UniversityWalesBangor
Low
Exchange