Student Stories

Rutgers students study abroad all over the world each year. They return with exciting stories of their travels, from learning a new language to exploring their own identity in a new culture.

Study abroad can be one of the most transformative experiences of your life. But don't just take it from us—read and watch these Rutgers student stories and see for yourself.


Study Abroad Student Stories

Dance students performing in Israel

Academic Videos

Check out these videos about Rutgers students' global experiences related to their academics.

Dylan Scallo, Engineering - University of Melbourne, Australia

Mason Gross Dance Students


Alana Bennett posing in front of Microsoft building

Alumni Career Videos

Check out these videos from Rutgers study abroad alumni about how their global experiences shaped their career paths.

Alana Bennett - John Cabot University, Italy

Adam Santana - University of Valencia, Spain


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Student Testimonial Videos

Check out these student testimonial videos produced by Rutgers Global, where students tell all about their experiences studying abroad.

Danny Peled - University of Valencia, Spain

Claire Yang - Macquarie University, Australia

Student Transformation

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A Rutgers study abroad student and animator talks about how she turned her the boredom and loneliness of routine into a once-in-a-lifetime study abroad experience in this testimonial video.