Student Global Opportunities

From study abroad for current students to fellowships available for international students, the School of Dramatic Arts offers a wide range of global opportunities to our student body.

Global Fellowships – for All Students

USC encourages and supports all students who wish to apply for national and international fellowships. Prestigious scholarships such as the Rhodes, the Fulbright, Luce, Marshall and many others allow you to study or intern abroad and give you a competitive edge in applying to graduate programs.
Get more information about Global Fellowships.

British American Drama Academy, London, UK

BADA provides American students with an intensive conservatory experience in the theatre capital of the world. The program is designed to expose undergraduates to the rigor of professional British training in acting by helping them improve their ability to perform plays from the classical repertoire and develop techniques and approaches to acting that will stand them in good stead in any role. Only 40-45 American students are chosen to participate in the program each year.
Get more information about the British American Drama Academy.

International Artist Fellowship – for Potential Graduate Students

The International Artist Fellowship is a graduate fellowship for promising artists from across the Pacific Rim, Latin America and Southeast Asia. The Fellowship awards provide the opportunity for emerging artists to pursue graduate study in any one of USC’s six preeminent arts schools – Architecture, Cinematic Arts, Fine Arts, Music, Dramatic Arts and Dance and provides tuition, travel and living expenses for fellows, allowing them to focus on creativity and supporting the production of new work. Fellows stay at USC for two or three years, depending on the graduate arts degrees they are pursuing.
Get more information about the International Artist Fellowship.

Global Scholars Program – for Undergraduates

USC Global Scholars extend their learning by spending at least ten weeks in other countries around the world. No matter what you are studying at USC, these Global Learning Outcomes can help you get the most from your time aboard by encouraging you to see the global impact of your education.
Get more information about the Global Scholars Program.

Other Overseas Studies Programs – for Undergraduates

Administered through USC Dornsife, the Overseas Studies program offers School of Dramatic Arts students opportunities to study in the following locations around the world.
Students must consult with major/minor advisor regarding coursework for major/minor credit.
Get more information about other overseas studies programs.