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Global Experience Office

The Global Experience Office (GEO) within The Global School at WPI provides risk management, travel education and preparation, and administrative support to students, faculty, and staff participating in WPI-sponsored off-campus travel. This includes the Global Projects Program, faculty-led off-campus residential projects, athletic teams and student organizations traveling internationally, and support for employees who are traveling.

The GEO team strives to ensure that off-campus programs are safe, cost-effective, and accessible to all students while cultivating informed travelers and fostering global and intercultural competency as students engage with local and global communities.

Badge for Producing Gilman Scholars

WPI Recognized as Gilman Top Producing Institution

The Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship supports undergraduate U.S. citizens of limited financial means to study abroad with the goal to “reshape study abroad to make it more accessible and inclusive for American students.” WPI was named a Top Producing Institution for the 2018—2019 academic year, earning additional recognition as a top producer of STEM students as well among medium sized colleges and universities that produced scholarship winners.

Global Fair

Virtual Global Fair

This year's Global Fair was held virtually from Sept 8-17. While a number of events were focused on the IQP, there were special events designed for first-year students, prospective advisors, and parents too! For more details, and to view recorded sessions, visit


June 02, 2021
Division of Talent & Inclusion
February 04, 2021
Global Projects Program, Great Problems Seminar, Project-based Learning, Global Experience Office, Civil & Environmental Engineering, Integrative & Global Studies
August 28, 2020
Global Projects Program, Interactive Qualifying Project, Global Experience Office, Integrative & Global Studies