Welcome to the International Education Center website! We are here to serve international students, to encourage and enable students to participate in high quality study abroad experiences, to facilitate innovative international programming on campus, and to provide the best means and structure for Radford University faculty to engage in international academia. 

Featured Stories

  1. The Agent of Education Abroad »

    7/8/2016

    Overseeing Radford University's international initiatives is London-native Paul Currant. Having spent the past 21 years working and living overseas, Currant brings a wealth of global knowledge to the International Education Center.

  2. The Radford University Experience »

    7/25/2016

    Mateus Alves Gomes is one of 13 students attending Radford University as part of the Brazil Scientific Mobility Program.

  3. Scholarship Offers Life-Changing Opportunities »

    7/25/2016

    The Zylphia Shu-En Kirk Endowment was established in 1999 by Radford University alumnus and former university Board of Visitors Rector R.J. Kirk '76. The program enables selected students to travel to China and study the culture while continuing their Mandarin studies.

Upcoming Events

  1. International Orientation »

    Friday Aug 26

    All day

    Welcome Dinner
  2. Residence Halls open

    Friday Aug 26 - Saturday Aug 27

    All day

  3. Welcome to Highlander Week

    Monday Aug 29 - Sunday Sep 4

    All day

  4. Fall Classes begin

    Monday Aug 29

    All day

The Latest News

  1. Social Work students return from transcultural research trip »

    7/20/2016

    A group of Radford University graduate students recently returned from a transformational research trip to Uganda.

  2. Honors Academy names associate director »

    10/28/2015

    Associate Professor of Biology Jason Davis has been named associate director of Radford University’s Honors Academy.

  3. 2015-2016 faculty-led study abroad opportunities announced by IEC »

    9/23/2015

    As an enhancement to a student’s academic experience, international study is a valuable investment with real benefits.

  4. International Education Center Fall events internationalize RU community »

    9/9/2015

    The semester-opening drive by the International Education Center (IEC) to unite the global and Radford communities is underway.

  5. RU team set to plunge into the jungle for research »

    5/18/2015

    Caitlin Annear will cap her college career with a flourish, and perhaps a few insect bites. After graduating with a B.S. degree in environmental biology on May 9, she will meet 12 other RU students at Dulles Airport on May 13 to head for the Peruvian Amazon for Maymester.