About Global Programs

Global Programs advances Boston University’s global strategy and serves as a champion for internationally oriented initiatives at home in Boston and abroad. We work to support a stronger, larger, and ever more diverse portfolio of global activities that builds on BU’s strengths.

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Funding Your Work

From faculty exchanges to Fulbright scholarships, we can help you find the resources and programs to go abroad and engage with international colleagues.

Health & Safety

Whether traveling solo or leading a group of students, understanding health and safety issues is crucial to a successful overseas activity.

Plan Your Activity

Adding a foreign trip to your course? Conducting a research project abroad? Whatever your project, we have tools to assist you every step of the way.


International travel can be daunting. We have all the tools you need to prepare and guidance on important topics to consider including travel alerts.