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August 03, 2017
Now Accepting Photo Contest Entries!
The 2017 SOL Summer Photo Contest is now open to showcase your adventures abroad! Submit your best photos starting August 4th for a chance to win cash prizes of $250, $150 or $100!
All 2017 summer students are eligible to submit their photos.
You must follow SOL on both our Facebook & Instagram pag... Read more
July 17, 2017
Sol Abroad is very excited to announce that twice alumna McKinley Cole has joined the SOL team in Austin!
McKinley studied abroad with SOL for the Spring Semester in Heredia, Costa Rica and also for the Spring Semester in Granada, Spain.
Please read her biography:
McKinley Cole was born in Cincinnati, OH and raised across the river in Northern Kentucky. She grew up on Sunday morning pan... Read more
November 02, 2016
Sol Education Abroad (SOL) is hiring in our Austin office!
If you deeply believe in the life-long benefits of studying abroad and if you are looking to work for an incredible and dynamic study abroad organization, please apply on online at www.soleducation.com/newpositions
JOB TITLE: Academic Coordinator & Recruiter This is an entry level position.
TO APPLY: Please complete t... Read more
July 01, 2016
SOL is launching our 2016 Summer Photo contest! Please submit your best photos from your study abroad experience. Cash prizes include $250, $150 or $100!PHOTO CONTEST INSTRUCTIONS:1) ELIGIBILITY
- All SOL 2016 Summer students can submit their photos.
- All contest participants must 'LIKE' our Facebook page to be eligible to win: www.facebook.com/solabroad
2) HOW TO ... Read more
June 29, 2016
Max Liebeskind, a freshman at Harvard University, found his study abroad program through an online search. He ended up traveling to Argentina through Sol Abroad and said the program lived up to his expectations. "The language instruction was top-notch," he said.
While Liebeskind’s decision to study abroad was mainly fueled by his desire to refine his Spanish skills, other students might be ... Read more
June 23, 2016
Sol Abroad HQ in Austin, TX and SOL onsite directors in Oaxaca City, Mexico are fully committed to ensuring the safety and well-being of your student while abroad. This is our top priority!
In addition to responding to the daily needs of our students, and helping them to experience growth in a new environment, we take responsibility for monitoring the political, social and environmental climate o... Read more
June 22, 2016
June 22, 2016
Sol Abroad is honored to be ranked the #1 "Top Study Abroad Provider" in the 2014 Study Abroad Rankings just released by Abroad101 and StudentUniverse.
SOL's Costa Rica program was ranked #1 in the "Top Study Abroad Programs" category.
Upon hearing the news, SOL founders Brent Hunter & Esteban Lardone said, "When we started Sol Abroad our mission was very simple; to treat our students the wa... Read more
March 01, 2016
Sol Abroad is honored to be listed as "Top Youth Travel Organization of 2015"
http://www.goabroad.com/articles/announcing-goabroad-s-top-rated-organizations-programs-of-2015 Read more
August 25, 2014
Student Universe discusses the reasons why traveling abroad helps students enhance their personal and professional development.
http://www.studentuniverse.com/blog/2013/07/studying-abroad-helps-students-gain-an-edge-on-fellow-classmates/ Read more