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Prospective Student Information


The Department of Romance Languages is located in Gilbert Hall
The Department of Romance Languages is located in Gilbert Hall

In the Department of Romance Languages over 1500 undergraduate majors and minors are currently enrolled in our small interactive classes, becoming bilingual readers, writers, and researchers with expanded world views.  Students in Romance Languages gain the necessary knowledge, skills, attitudes, for effective intercultural communication while gaining fluency in French, Italian, Portuguese, or Spanish through real world experience.


The Department of Romance Languages provides academically rigorous study abroad experiential learning programs that include immersion in the language of the host country. Students develop independent research skills in capstone courses or through research projects, increase their intercultural competence in study abroad and related international experiences, gain first-hand knowledge of different work environments in internships, and learn to appreciate and contribute to the social or educational work of others through service or community-based learning.


Once you're ready to dive into the job hunt or considering an internship, we have all the resources you'll need to get started.


Romance Languages has a variety of scholarship opportunities for undergraduate students. Please visit our Scholarships & Awards page for more information on the scholarship opportunities. 


The Portuguese Language table is one of the conversation tables that meets weekly

Once you are accepted and enrolled at UGA, consider getting involved in some of our extracurricular activities.


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