Program Requirements

The following timeline and program activities are requirements for active participation in the program.

The Global Scholars Program provides students with valuable mentorship, training, and networking support to facilitate their global learning experience over four quarters. Students who successfully complete the Global Scholars Program will receive a graduation stole to wear at commencement recognizing their global leadership.

Below is the schedule of activities for the 2022 cohort of Global Scholars. 

Winter Quarter

  • Exploring global experiences workshop (required), Fri, Jan 7, noon-1:30pm
  • Planning for study abroad workshop (optional), Wed, Jan 12, 3:30-4:30pm
  • Apply to a global experience (required), Winter Quarter 
  • Global Scholars Retreat (required), Fri, Jan 21, 12:30-3:00pm
  • Program application workshop, Fri, Jan 28, noon-1:30pm, Zoom
    (recommended for those applying for summer or Early Fall study abroad programs)
  • Study abroad scholarships workshop, Fri, Feb 11 noon-1:30pm, Zoom
    (recommended for those applying for summer or Early Fall study abroad programs)
  • Global Scholars Team Dynamics Workshop (required), Fri, Feb 25, noon-1:30pm, UW1-261

Spring Quarter

  • BIS 318 Global Scholars Course (required), March 28 - June 3, 2022, Tuesdays, 3:30-5:30pm, UW2-205
  • Global Scholars Social, June

Summer Break

  • Participate in a global experience (study abroad or internship)
  • Participate in 3 Global Scholar community gatherings, monthly June-August

Autumn Quarter 

  • BIS 418 Global Scholars Course (required), September 28 - December 9, 2022
  • Cohort Celebration, Wed, Dec 7, 2022 (tentative)