2023 Institute on Virtual Exchange / Collaborative Online International Learning



Through institutional self-assessment, campus visits, peer networking, and mentored support, the AAC&U Institute on Virtual Exchange/Collaborative Online International Learning (VE/COIL) helps higher education institutions develop the foundational knowledge and skills necessary to pursue sustainable VE/COIL partnerships.


This 2023 Institute will be held as part of the Norwegian Panorama Virtual Exchange/COIL Partnerships Initiative. There is no cost to participate. However, institutions must apply for the initiative to be considered.

To apply or to review the application instructions and guidance documents, visit the initiative’s application site. Please note that this is a joint institutional application process and will require collaboration among all individuals and institutions seeking to participate. Only complete applications submitted online by 16:00 CET (10:00 a.m. ET) on February 20, 2023, will be considered.

For more information, we encourage you to view the recording and resources from the informational webinar hosted by AAC&U on January 11, 2022.

AAC&U's Virtual Exchange/Collaborative Online International Learning Initiative

The Institute on VE/COIL is integrated into a broader initiative through which AAC&U collaborates with partners and sponsors to co-develop and co-implement innovative VE/COIL projects and programs that serve the global higher education community.