Global Leadership Awards and Appalachian Global Symposium - Submissions and Nominations Being Accepted

Nominations are now being accepted for the 2018 Global Leadership Awards. The deadline to submit a nomination in any category is Tuesday, October 16th. More information and... Read more

Spring 2019 Study Abroad Applications

There is still time to apply for Spring '19 programs.  We are also accepting applications for many Faculty-led programs as well as Summer '19 and Fall '19. 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.