​Current Students ​​​​​​

Every student’s story is different, and how you choose to take advantage of the numerous opportunities to learn, grow and flourish is up to you. Each year, our students travel the world to experience new cultures, languages and people. We encourage you to read their stories as you begin to plan your own adventure! 

Students & Alumni Profile
  • Why did you choose to study abroad?
    It has been a dream of mine since middle school to travel Europe. With the busyness of life and the vast expense, I never believed traveling to Europe was an option I could consider. Sometime in the first two weeks of my freshman year at Grove City, I realized that studying abroad was a viable and completely affordable option. I love adventure, language and exploration of the history and way of life of other cultures. Needless to say,...Read More

  • Why did you choose to study abroad?

    I chose to study abroad because many of my friends had gone abroad and I was inspired after hearing their stories and adventures. I wanted to have my own adventure and study abroad was the best way to do that.

    How did you choose the country you went to?

    I chose Spain because I wanted to learn Spanish. I had taken six years of Spanish and wanted to be immersed in the language.

    Share one unique exper...Read More
  • Why did you choose to study abroad?
    Taking classes abroad and getting exposure to a new culture was something strongly encouraged by my family. After hearing the stories from both my siblings and my mother of their studies abroad I knew it was something I was interested in. I knew it was one time in my life that I could spend an extended time immersed in another country while fulfilling class requirements needed for school. It was too good of an opportunity not to take ...Read More

  • ​I’ve lived all over the world and believe that the true purpose of education is to feed and educate the whole person. At Grove City College I found the emphasis on the humanities I wanted and the Christian environment I needed.

    I was able to examine, reflect and appreciate what I learned from past generations — the values that were passed on to me and the sense of honor and respect that helped me to become the person I am today.

    I enjoyed living, working and learning ...Read More