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Direct Exchanges Available

What is a direct exchange?
Students from UMaine and one of our partner universities swap places for the year or semester. These programs are great for building your independence and having a more immersive experience. Spaces are limited each year, so apply to these as early as a year in advance! 

  • Want to search by Major or term? Use the Advanced Program Search in the left-hand menu!
  • Want to apply? Find your desired program using the search and click "Apply" on the right. The program will be added to your Applications page in your personal Abroad Office account.
  • Remember, you will need to have a meeting with the Study Abroad Advisor before your application will be approved!

Country UniversityMajors Accepting applications for
AY 2020-2021Spring 2020Fall 2020
AustraliaDeakin UniversityAllN/AFullFull
Edith Cowan UniversityAllN/AYesYes
Griffith UniversityAllN/AFullFull
BulgariaAmerican Univ in BulgariaBus/LibYesYesYes
CanadaKillam FellowshipAllYesYesYes
Nova Scotia ExchangeAllYesYesYes
Quebec ExchangeAllYesYesYes
EnglandLancaster UniversityAllYesFullYes
University of BirminghamAllYesYesYes
University of East AngliaAllYesYesYes
GermanyAalen UniversityBus/Eg rYesN/AYes
University of MannheimBus/LibYesYesYes
IrelandUniversity College CorkAllN/AFullYes
JapanHirosaki UniversityLang/CultureYesFullN/A
Waseda UniversityBus/Lib/SciYesFullN/A
ScotlandUniversity of AberdeenAllYesFullYes
SpainCarlos III Univ of MadridBus/Egr/LibYesFullYes
WalesBangor UniversityAllYesFullYes

Majors: Bus - Business, Fre - French, Egr - Engineering, Lib - Liberal Arts, Sci - Sciences, Spa - Spanish, Soc. Work - Social Work
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