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Invitation to AIEP

AIEP participants often venture beyond Austria! Read about the recent AIEP study excursion to Istanbul here!

The Department of Germanic Languages and Literatures of the University of Illinois invites you to participate in the Austria-Illinois Exchange Program. You will spend an academic year or semester in Vienna, the historic capital of the multinational Habsburg Empire, a melting pot of language and cultures, and the crossroads between East and West.

Salzburg, Prague, Budapest, and Munich are only a few hours away, while a day's train ride takes you to Venice or Paris-- via the Orient Express.

Participation in the program gives you the opportunity to

Click here for a list of colleges and universities represented since 1988 in the AIEP program. Click here to download a summary brochure in PDF format. You will need Adobe Acrobat reader to view the document. For a free copy, go to If you want to print the document, please note that it is letter size.