About LEAD Programs

LEAD programs are 4-5 week holistic study abroad experiences. You will study leadership and service learning and six credits through Oglethorpe University while enjoying all of the incredible sights and adventures of your location! Shark cage diving, going on safari, sailing the Greek Isles and exploring local culture are just the beginning.

LEAD Destinations

Cape Town

Join us in Cape Town for an unforgettable summer of learning, exploration and service. This cosmopolitan city is the perfect location to grow as a leader and enjoy your study abroad experience.


Travel to Athens, Crete and Santorini on LEAD Greece! This leadership and service program highlights the best sights and adventures of this Mediterranean country.