Headlines and Announcements

Sol Education Abroad now affiliated with Hofstra University!

Sol Education Abroad/March 27, 2014

Sol Education Abroad has just become an affiliated Hofstra University study abroad program! We are very grateful that we were chosen as the newest affiliate of Hofstra University. We look forward to providing many incredibel study abroad experiences for Hofstra students planning to study abroad in Latin America and Spain. Read more

SOL selected as one of "The Best Spanish Immersion Programs Around the World"

Brent Hunter/March 19, 2014

We are very proud to announce that Sol Education Abroad was selected as one of "The Best Spanish Immersion Programs Around the World" as rated by GoOverseas, one of the world's top websites for study abroad reviews and ratings. Our program in Heredia, Costa Rica won the category of "La Vida Tropical" which is for study abroad programs located in tropical countries. Thank you to all of the great SO... Read more

University of Kentucky Expands Opportunities in Mexico with SOL

Sol Education Abroad/January 28, 2014

To open opportunities for international study in Mexico, a delegation of faculty from the University of Kentucky, Bluegrass Community and Technical College (BCTC) and Jefferson Community and Technical College (JCTC) visited Oaxaca, Mexico to review Sol Education Abroad (an affiliate education abroad partner of the University of Kentucky). Led by UK Education Abroad, the faculty member... Read more

SOL is now affiliated with Lynchburg College in Lynchburg, Virginia!

Sol Education Abroad/January 27, 2014

Lynchburg College students! Sol Education Abroad has just become an affiliated Lynchburg study abroad program! This means you can use your financial aid for any of our Summer, Semester & Winter Break programs & your credit will fully transfer to Lynchburg College!Please remember our programs are in Argentina, Spain, Mexico & Costa Rica. Our summer programs are filling up FAST! app... Read more

Studying abroad taught me who I am as a person

Sol Education Abroad/December 18, 2013

Please listen to Oklahoma State University student Hunter Quinn explain how studying abroad impacted his life: "Studying abroad taught me who I am as a person . . ." https://www.youtube.com/v/i8WZv2hU7vY Read more

SOL is now affiliated with The New School in New York City!

Sol Education Abroad/December 04, 2013

New School students! Sol Education Abroad has just become an affiliated New School study abroad program! This means you can use your financial aid for any of our Summer, Semester & Winter Break programs & your credit will fully transfer to The New School!Please remember our programs are in Argentina, Spain, Mexico & Costa Rica. Our summer programs are filling up FAST! apply online toda... Read more

SOL is now affiliated with Texas State University!

Sol Education Abroad/December 02, 2013

Texas State Students! Sol Education Abroad has just become an affiliated Texas State study abroad program! (this means you can use your financial aid for any of our Summer, Semester & Winter Break programs & your credit will fully transfer to Texas State). Please watch this video from Texas student Grace Wolfe and see why you have to study abroad http://vimeo.com/76380926 Please rememb... Read more

New Study Shows Brain Benefits Of Bilingualism

Sol Education Abroad/December 02, 2013

http://www.npr.org/blogs/13.7/2013/11/14/244813470/new-study-shows-brain-benefits-of-bilingualism The largest study so far to ask whether speaking two languages might delay the onset of dementia symptoms in bilingual patients as compared to monolingual patients has reported a robust result. Bilingual patients suffer dementia onset an average of 4.5 years later than those who speak only a sing... Read more

Busting the Top 10 Study Abroad Myths

Sol Education Abroad/December 02, 2013

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/stacie-nevadomski-berdan/busting-the-top-10-study-abroad_b_4175861.html?utm_hp_ref=tw There is a great deal of controversy surrounding study abroad. In a recent New York Times "Room for Debate" forum, contributors -- of whom I was one -- were asked whether study abroad should be an essential component to a college degree. This type of online debate is designed to ... Read more