Experiential Learning

Experiential Learning

The School of World Studies is committed to the premise that learning is best facilitated through engagement with the dynamic complexities and challenges of the world outside the classroom.  Experiencing the world is the most important step to truly understanding it.  The School of World Studies emphasizes experiential learning as an instructional tool, and World Studies majors are required to choose one of the following options for completion before graduation:

World Passport

World Studies Internship Program

All SWS students must complete one of the above options before their graduation applications can be processed. Carefully read the links provided. For more information or questions, or to pick up a copy of the World Studies Passport, please contact the SWS Advising Office located at:    

Lafayette Hall
312 North Shafer Street
Richmond, VA 23284-2021