Study Abroad Fair

The annual fall study abroad fair is an opportunity to learn more about the programs available to UNC Charlotte students. The fair is comprised of over 40 tables staffed by affiliate providers, host university exchange students/representatives, UNC Charlotte Faculty & Staff, and Study Abroad Alumni! This informal event allows you to pick up some reading materials, free swag & chat with others to learn more about where you can study or intern abroad.

Event details

  • When: Monday, October 14th, 2019
  • Time: 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
  • Where: SAC Food Court

Prize Drawing

Students who attend study abroad fair events can be entered to win prizes! The drawing will take place the week after the Fair and the prizes are as follows:

  • Grand Prize: Study abroad administrative fee discount (a value of up to $600!)‚Äč
  • Runner Up Prizes: The fair will also include a variety of runner up prizes from our affiliate providers. The items will be on display at the Scholarship Discount Raffle submission table at the Fair. Students can mark on their form which of the prizes they would like to be considered for if they are not selected for the scholarship discount outlined above. Prizes may include t-shirts, backpacks and more


Grand Prize

The student who is selected as the 1st place winner will have their study abroad administrative fee waived by the Office of Education Abroad (up to a $600 value) the semester they study abroad. Please note the following regarding the discount:

  • Students who have already studied abroad or who will be studying abroad as a UNC Charlotte student Spring Break 2020, Spring 2020 or Calendar Year 2020 are not eligible to receive the study abroad administrative fee discount
  • The winner will not receive cash value. The study abroad administrative fee will be automatically waived the semester they go abroad. The discount amount received depends on the study abroad program type in which the student participates 
  • Students must study abroad as an active UNC Charlotte student within 3 academic years of being notified that they are a recipient in order to have the discount applied


  • Only 1 winner will be chosen for each prize: Being entered to win does not guarantee selection as a winner
  • Winners will be communicated with via email the week after the fair