GO Fair!

Hey, Hilltoppers! If you’re interested in opportunities for global engagement from study abroad to ISS programming to post-graduate fellowships, come see all at the GO Fair! The event will take place September 13 from 11am to 2pm at Rags Lawn.   Advertisements

#YouAreWelcomeHere – Always

#YouAreWelcomeHere is a welcome message from U.S. higher education to international students around the world. It is a campaign designed to affirm that our institutions are diverse, friendly, safe and committed to student development. St. Edward’s wouldn’t be the same without our international friends – heck, even our out-of-town friends. The globally-minded students that come…


Dominique Estevez is the Office Specialist for the Global Engagement Office. She had the opportunity to travel to Cuba under a “people to people” exchange, established by President Dwight Eisenhower in 1956.  Since American’s are stilled banned to travel for tourism purposes, the intent of ‘people to people’ exchange is for American’s to meet Cuban…

Take the Leap

Spencer Evans is a current senior at SEU who participated in a faculty-led program to London. During my time in England, although short, I discovered the importance of exploring other places and their history because it’s often unknown to us as we’re only aware of what we were taught about other countries throughout the years….

Spring 2017 Study Abroad Photo Contest Winners

Whoa, what a treat! Thank you to everyone who submitted their study abroad photos. The mission of the Global Engagement Office is to bring St. Edward’s to the world, and the world to St. Edward’s. With your submissions, it is clear that y’all really took on your world! Without further ado, here are the top…

Photo Contest is OPEN

Fellow Hilltoppers, our Photo Contest is OPEN! Submit your photos by clicking the link below! You may just win some pretty cool prizes courtesy of Cabo Bob’s, Alamo Drafthouse, P. Terry’s, and other AWESOME local businesses! *max no. of submissions is limited to 5 photos per student *no photos of drugs and/or alcohol *MUST be…

Student Stories: Take On Your World

“My name is Mari and I’m a junior studying Digital Media Management at St. Edward’s University. During my time here, I’ve witnessed first hand how our school’s motto Take On Your World is applied throughout our campus community. Since my freshman orientation, St. Edward’s has been very encouraging of study abroad and international student culture….

Photo Contest 2017

Get those aesthetically pleasing photos you took while abroad ready because our photo contest for Spring 2017 starts April 17th, 2017! Submissions will be open for two weeks before we open it up for other students to vote on the best pic. Winner will win some pretty cool prizes courtesy of some awesome local businesses here in Austin,…

Instagram Take Over

Check out our Instagram for awesome weekly photos from students abroad and more exciting things happening on campus and in our office! This week our account is being taken over by Cynthia Teran, a student studying abroad in Madrid, Spain. Go check it out!