Undergraduate Applicants

The flexibility of our undergraduate degrees in international studies and public policy allows you to align your studies with your passions and goals. Our practice-based curriculum emphasizes inclusive excellence and real-world solutions, and is rated among the top 20 in the country. 

Opportunities on Campus

At Korbel, you can expect a vibrant atmosphere, defined by conversation and collaboration around efforts to solve the world's most pressing challenges. 

Opportunities for research, professional internships and study abroad ensure students can develop essential practical skills. The depth and flexibility of our undergraduate programs prepare students for lives and careers that strengthen communities and improve our world.

Undergraduate Application Information


We offer weekly information sessions and visits throughout the year and would love to fill you in about your options at Korbel.

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Study Abroad

Study Abroad

The More You Learn About the World Around You, the More Empowered You Are to Create

We're proud to be one of the nation's leaders in study abroad experiences, with more than 150 programs in over 50 countries. The complex issues that inspire our policies and academic research are nothing without practical application. 

Our curriculum examines the social, political and economic intersections of our globalized life. As you broaden your experiences and the places in which you spend time, you'll influence regions and localities with your cultural understanding, empathy and your grasp of broad international challenges.

18:1 We have an approximate 18:1 student/faculty ratio.

18 We house 13 academic centers and 18 student organizations.

66th Condoleezza Rice, 66th United States Secretary of State, is a Korbel alum

Student Highlights

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Lane Dickey Makes it to Kenya

Read about how this Korbel undergrad spent the summer researching community conservation in Africa. 

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Tapping Into Multiple Study Abroad Opportunities

From the Polynesian islands to Bolivia, Faith McKenna makes the most of her year studying overseas.

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