Students of Faith Communities Abroad
In one way or another, religion and culture are inextricably linked in many countries around the world (including ours!). Studying abroad can open opportunities to experience religious expression and diversity in a new way. Students of varying faiths sometimes wonder how their faith is perceived and practiced in their host country and we are here to discuss this with you.
- Diversity Abroad’s page on Religious Diversity Abroad
- BBC Religion and Ethics provides news and commentary on religion worldwide
- US Department of State Religious Freedom Information – includes report on the state of religious freedom in countries around the world
- Northwestern University’s Guide to Religion & Spirituality Abroad, which includes resources for finding religious and spiritual groups abroad
- IFSA-Butler Unpacked page on faith communities, including posts by two students’ experiences
- “Connect with a Religious Community as an International Student” an article from US News & World Report