Our Academic Partners give Up with People cast members an extended learning opportunity by providing the chance to earn academic credit through a variety of programs.
For more information about admissions requirements and course offerings, see Earn Academic Credit.
A close-knit campus located in the heart of New England, Western New England University (WNEU) attracts hard-working students who are encouraged to think critically about the world around them. Through a partnership with WNEU, Up with People participants are able to earn transfer credits after completion of their UWP program:
- Students who have completed the UWP program prior to attending WNEU will be awarded 12-16 transfer credits after completing one semester of enrollment in good standing at WNEU
- Current WNEU students can earn academic credit by traveling with UWP as part of a study abroad program, where they can take advantage of financial aid assistance
For more information about WNEU, click here.
By offering a unique four-year Bachelor’s degree program in Global Project and Change Management, Windesheim Honours College (WHC) is the only professional training college in the Netherlands, with a goal of educating students to promote diversity. Benefits of the WHC and Up with People partnership include:
- Students who have traveled with UWP and then enrolled at WHC can use their time in UWP as their 30 ECTS elective option
- Current WHC students will receive a credit of $1,000 to their UWP program cost
- Current WHC students who travel can use their time in UWP as their 30 ECTS elective option
For more information about WHC, click here.