1. Your students and faculty will gain intercultural awareness and understanding.
  2. You may develop new institutional partnerships or attract international students to study at your campus.
  3. Your own students will be better prepared and more oriented to study abroad.
  4. It will generate a dynamic and inexpensive curricular internationalization vector on your campus.
  5. Your students can learn about the discipline they are studying from another perspective.
  6. Your students will gain digital literacy skills and be better prepared to work in virtual teams.
  7. It will provide professional and international development for faculty and staff.
  8. It will enhance the communicative skills of your students when working with non-native English speakers.

Why Should You COIL?