The Global Laureates Academy is open to all students, including students who study abroad. Enrolled students must be committed to pursuing ideas in depth and developing intercultural skills over an extended period of time.
The Global Laureates Academy is a program that encourages students to explore and develop their global competencies in depth. The program, which contains both academic and extracurricular elements, mimics academic curricular honors programs in that it requires completion of a capstone experience (alongside faculty or staff) focused on a pressing global theme (e.g., global health, global trade, climate change, etc.). Students in the Global Laureates Academy will participate in experiences aligned with each of the five global learning threads, while at the same time maintaining a high level of scholarship across their academic studies.
The Global Laureates Academy provides a focused opportunity for you to develop your global competencies aligned with your studies or area of interest. You will participate in academic and extracurricular experiences with individualized mentoring by Global Laureates staff. Whether applying to graduate or professional schools, or going into the job market, programs and companies are looking for well-rounded students who have developed a global competencies. The Global Laureates Academy will help you align your studies and interests in a way that demonstrates your commitment to developing your global mindset.