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Why choose World Endeavors for your group programs abroad?

World Endeavors has been designing and managing Customized Group programs for Universities across the US since 2004. We work closely with group leaders and faculty to develop specific learning goals that challenge and expand the worldview of each individual on the program. Our hands-on, unique experiences give participants the opportunity to see how their field of study relates to the world outside of the classroom.

If you are a group leader, faculty member, advisor, or study abroad office staff member looking to coordinate or lead an international group program, World Endeavors can partner with you to facilitate a trip tailored to your specific vision. World Endeavors takes care of the logistical details, leaving you free to focus on your goals for the trip, whether they are language advancement, academic coursework, cultural exposure, or service learning. We take care of the complexity so you can focus on the experience.

5 reasons to partner with us for your group programs abroad

For 15+ years, World Endeavors has been organizing immersive, high-impact programs in over 30 countries around the world. We offer fully customizable programs focused on experiential learning. Our well-traveled staff members have lived these immersive experiences and are passionate about helping others put themselves out there.

High impact experience

World Endeavors programs leave a lasting impression on you and your students, and serve as catalysts for long-term engagement with the world outside your home country.

Local collaboration

Our on-site coordinators are local experts and we work in collaboration with community members to achieve collective objectives.

Defining learning goals

We work closely in partnership with faculty to ensure the program is designed to meet specific learning goals. Key lessons are reinforced through thought-provoking activities and experiences.


Our goal is to provide the highest quality program at the most affordable price. We are experienced in working with tight budgets for faculty-led programs. Request a proposal – you’ll be surprised what we can do!

Peace of mind

Our programs are safe and stress-free. From 24/7 on-call support to a range of available insurance plans to meet your needs, we’ve got you covered.

Types of group programs

Whether you’re a faculty member looking for an immersive experience outside of the classroom, a student interested in leading a group of your peers abroad, or a coach wanting to take their team on the road, we’re the provider who can help you realize your international ambitions.


For faculty looking to take their class on an immersive, outside the classroom experience, we’ve got you covered. Contact us to find out more.


Looking to take a student organization, fraternity or sorority overseas? We’re happy to work with you to arrange a program to fit your needs. Contact us to find out more.


Interested in taking a sports team overseas for team-building or a competitive event? Contact us to find out more.


If you’re a World Endeavors program alumni, you have the opportunity to lead a group of your family or friends on an overseas program and participate at a reduced cost. Contact us to find out more.

Peace of mind

When you travel with World Endeavors, health and safety are always our top priority.

We maintain a regularly updated Health and Safety checklist for every country where we run programs. We closely monitor US Department of State STEP notifications and maintain an action plan for major events in our program destinations. We gather emergency contact information from each participant and cover health and safety in depth throughout the enrollment process.

While abroad, our local coordinator is available 24/7 to assist with any unexpected events. We also offer optional comprehensive travel medical insurance with a US-based 24/7 number.


Our Top Destinations

World Endeavors offers culturally focused international programs in 42 countries around the world. In each location, our programs are designed to be enriching and immersive while offering an impressive list of unique, challenging and hard to find opportunities. Start your journey now!

Every World Endeavors Program Includes

Our international programs are intentionally curated to be comprehensive, and include all that you need to succeed and stay safe abroad.


  • Customized to match your interests and goals
  • Year-round program availability and start dates
  • Flexible durations


  • Variety of options depending on program type – host family, shared apartment/house, student residence
  • Vetted and hand-selected with quality and safety in mind


  • Dedicated one-on-one advisor
  • Local on-site coordinator


  • Comprehensive travel medical insurance
  • Mental Health First Aid-certified staff
  • 24/7 emergency travel assistance


  • Airport pickup
  • Pre-arrival and on-site orientation
  • 24/7 local support


  • Re-entry handbook and support
  • Assistance with resume updates
  • World Endeavors Alumni Network


When you feel safe and respected abroad, you will flourish. World Endeavors participants are transformed through enriching, rewarding and safe experiences around the world. We meticulously monitor travel recommendations and will only facilitate programs where we can ensure our participants’ safety. 

We take key steps to ensure our participants’ well-being, including providing a pre-trip success guide, 24/7 local support, in-country trained staff, pre and post-arrival orientation, comprehensive travel medical insurance, and Mental Health First Aid-certified staff. Please contact us if you have any specific questions or concerns.

Recent Testimonials

SydneyIntern in Ireland

I didn't feel like I was an intern - I felt like a member of the staff!

EdenStudy in Spain

Honestly it was the best semester I’ve ever had. I met so many people and learned so many things. I found a new love for a different country. I would definitely recommend World Endeavors to anyone who wants a life-changing experience!

JenniferStudy in Spain

My advisor at World Endeavors was absolutely excellent! Her expertise and delightful people skills were exactly what sealed the deal, making World Endeavors my final decision for study abroad.

GwenStudy in Czech Republic

It was like a reset! I experienced a lot of growth as a person and it made me feel like I have my life together.

BridgetIntern in Czech Republic

I went into it having high expectations and everything was completely fulfilled. I learned a lot - it was amazing.

AliciaStudy in Thailand

I have to say that what I remember, as much as Thailand's delicious colors and flavours, are the people I crossed paths with – the other students who became such good friends, and the local Thais who showed me such kindness. And of course the food. I still dream of the food.

WhitneyIntern in Costa Rica

Absolutely amazing. I learned so many new things I had never learned before and I'm still in touch with my host family.

How to apply to a Group Program with World Endeavors

You’ve decided to go abroad – amazing! Applying for your World Endeavors program is easy and stress-free. We can’t wait to get you on your way!


Contact us to tell us about your group and goals. Whether you already have your itinerary planned out or you have a glimmer of an idea, we’ll work with you to bring your vision to life.


We’ll provide you with a proposed itinerary and quote, then collaborate and modify as necessary to ensure the program meets your needs and learning goals.


Once the proposal has been approved, we’ll help with any additional paperwork or requirements from your institution, assist with recruitment as requested and provide a pre-departure handbook and orientation session.


Embark on your group program with peace of mind ready to focus on your learning goals, while we handle all the support, logistics and cultural enrichment.