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Global and Intercultural Affairs Center

Welcome to the Global and Intercultural Affairs Center, formerly the Center for International Programs


Where will your journey begin?

The Global and Intercultural Affairs Center (GIA Center) imagines a community of empowered global citizens building a just, peaceful, and sustainable world.

Guided by our Marianist values, we provide leadership, strategic direction, coordination, and support for the internationalization and global learning of campus. In collaboration with other University departments, partners and communities, we offer innovative programs and services to enhance global and intercultural education, support student success, and promote diversity, equity and inclusion.  Under the Office of the Provost, our areas include Global and Intercultural Learning (on campus, abroad, in the U.S. and virtual programming); Partnerships; Travel Risk Management; Intensive English Program; and International Student & Scholar Services. 

  • 80+

    Students in the Global Learning Living Community

  • 60+

    Countries represented at UD

  • 30+

    International faculty-led summer programs

International April 24, 2023
Faculty-led programs: expanding global citizenship
Faculty Led Education Abroad & Away Programs continue to evolve and provide diverse offerings
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Diversity and Inclusion April 24, 2023
A Lasting Impact on Our Graduating Seniors: The Diversity Peer Educators
With graduation quickly approaching, we sat down with some of our senior DPEs to talk about the skills they’ve gained in the program and their future plans.
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International March 13, 2023
Building peace, creating dialogue
The story of a group of "rebels" imagining a more just future
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International March 08, 2023
International Women's Day 2023 Profile: Dean Gul Kremer
International Women's Day 2023: Dean Gul Kremer
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International March 08, 2023
International Women's Day 2023 Profile: Karren Gunalan
International Women's Day 2023: Meet Karren Gunalan
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Global & Intercultural Affairs Center

Alumni Hall
300 College Park
Dayton , Ohio 45469 - 1701