Where in the World is Auburn?

International Students

With nearly 1,000 international students, Auburn University’s student body represents more than 100 countries. Attracted by the university’s excellent academic tradition, friendly campus and commitment to worldwide service, Auburn’s international students actively contribute to the vitality of our community inside and outside the classroom.

Zhizhi

In the South the sweet treats known as MoonPies are often a first resort when a craving for a confection comes calling. But Chinese students at Auburn, such as Zhizhi Sheng, are more likely to tell you about the delight one can find ... Read more

Students Abroad

Auburn University’s approximately 70 faculty-led study abroad programs provide students with first-hand learning opportunities in 36 countries around the world. Auburn’s new exchange programs allow students to spend a summer, semester or year abroad while paying their regular Auburn tuition rate.

Auburn Students Abroad

Sydney Herndon, a Birmingham native, was set to graduate in May, but a conversation with her professor and the allure of one more abroad experience convinced her to push back graduation until August. Read more

International Faculty

Auburn University’s distinguished faculty represents more than 69 countries, bringing the world into the classroom. Both international and domestic faculty members continuously engage on an international scale, developing research and collaborations with the world’s best institutions.

Vitaly Vodyanoy

One would think there would be a major culture shock moving from Leningrad (now St. Petersburg, Russia) in the former U.S.S.R. to New York City during the Cold War. Fortunately for Auburn professor Vitaly Vodyanoy, science remains the same in any language ... Read more

Students Abroad

Auburn University’s approximately 70 faculty-led study abroad programs provide students with first-hand learning opportunities in 36 countries around the world. Auburn’s new exchange programs allow students to spend a summer, semester or year abroad while paying their regular Auburn tuition rate.

Tony Chein

Tony Chein is an Auburn alumnus from Taiwan. He teaches at Meiho University in Neipu, Taiwan and is involved with Auburn's Taiwan alumni club. Read more


Last Updated: April 27, 2015