Faculty & Advisors

Professional Development

Program Site Visits

Broaden your staff and faculty members’ knowledge of the world through visits to our program sites. Education abroad professionals know that having good on-site knowledge of programs is to key to successful student advising. AIFS arranges site visits to select program sites each semester.

Fall 2019 Site Visit - FULL

London and Paris
Depart the U.S. on November 9, arrive in London on November 10
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Spring 2020 Site Visit - FULL

Madrid, Salamanca and Seville
Depart the U.S. on February 29, arrive in Madrid on March 1
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*Staff and faculty from all AIFS affiliates are eligible to request funding; AIFS covers most costs including airfare, hotel, ground transportation and most meals. The capacity for participation on funded site visits varies each year and requests are accommodated based on available spaces. All institutions, including those not affiliated, may elect to participate in the site visit at their own cost on a space available basis. For more information on Affiliation with AIFS, click here.

If you have questions regarding site visits, please contact Nancy Moore at nmoore@aifs.com or (800) 727-2437 ext. 5092.


AIFS has published a wide range of publications, geared toward students, study abroad advisors and faculty on subjects including Study Abroad and Career Development and The Gender Gap in Post-Second Study Abroad.
The AIFS Foundation also partnered with Institute of International Education (IIE), on a series of Global Education Research Reports.

The seventh report in the series, Latin America’s New Knowledge Economy Higher Education, Government, and International Collaboration, was released in 2013.

You can view all of our publications here. To request copies of these publications or other AIFS materials, simply fill out our online order form.