Travel Seminars

Every student has an opportunity to participate in our travel seminars. See the many amazing places we’ve visited and friends we’ve made on our travel seminar blog.


2017 Travel Seminar Schedule

May 9-24  Italy
Leaders: Drs. Sam Balentine and Carson Brisson
Draft itinerary
Trip overview and registration

Register by February 18.

Our next fantastic travel seminar goes to Italy and we want YOU to come with us! Experience the ennobling interplay of art, science, and theology in Venice, Padua, Ravenna, Florence, Siena, San Gimignano, Assisi, and Rome. Register now, as these trips fill up fast.

We’re pleased to report that applications for additional subsidy funds have been successful. It is now possible for UPSem students taking the course for credit to reduce the cost of the trip by approximately half and maybe more.


May 15-June 1, 2017   Korea/China
Leaders: Drs. Sung Hee Chang and Stanley Skreslet

2018   Middle East; Central America

2019    India; Ghana


Exchange Programs

Union Presbyterian Seminary has three exchange programs — with the Institut de Theologie in Montpellier, France; the Presbyterian College and Theological Seminary in Seoul, Korea; and the Universitat Bern in Bern, Switzerland.