Nominations for 2016 Appalachian Global Leadership Awards and the Local to Global Leadership Award are Now Being Accepted

Nominations are now being accepted for the 2016 Appalachian Global Leadership Awards. The Global Leadership Awards Program is an annual award to recognize students, faculty... Read more

OIED Scholarship Application Opens Friday, September 30

The Office of International Education and Development is pleased to open applications for study abroad scholarships on Friday, September 30, 2016. Scholarships range from $... Read more

2017 - 2018 Study Abroad Applications are Now Open!

Applications are now open for the following 17-18 study abroad programs: Summer and Fall/AY 17, Spring 18, and some 16-17 Faculty Led Programs. We are still accepting... Read more

Explore the World at Appalachian

Appalachian State University combines a strong liberal arts foundation with a comprehensive, pervasive, and integrated commitment to internationalization. The mission of internationalization efforts at Appalachian is to develop awareness, knowledge, appreciation, and respect of cultural differences in both domestic and international contexts in its students, faculty, staff, and the surrounding communities. Appalachian's ability to fulfill its commitment to internationalization is the result of bright and curious students working with an inspired and diverse faculty, a demanding and interdisciplinary curriculum, and a thriving international program.