Study Abroad Application InstructionsIt is our intention to make the process to study abroad as user-friendly and simple as possible. However, it is important that each student follow the process carefully to ensure that your international experience is in good hands.
Create an Online Account
Even before you are ready
to study abroad, it is beneficial to create an online study abroad
profile so you can communicate with study abroad advisors, get invited
to information sessions and presentations, and make the study abroad
office aware of your interest in study abroad.
- Click on Create Account, fill in the relevant fields and choose a
secure Password for your account.
- Fill in all the
profile sections listed (Academic Info., Program Preferences, Current
- Once you fill in your entire profile, you will
be able to:
- ask questions
about study abroad program details
- apply for a program
Find a Study Abroad Program
You can find study abroad programs through the
interactive world map or search by categories:
Programs by MajorTo search for a program which will offer courses in a
particular major, use
the "Major" pull-down menu - choose a major that is relevant to the
courses you would like to take while abroad. If you want to take course in more than one
academic field (for example: Psychology and History) be sure to look at
listings for both Psychology and History and find a program that will
have courses in both areas.
- The "Subjects" pull-down menu can only be utilized if you already
choose a major and then the major has various areas listed.
Programs by Country
- To search for a program by country, use the clickable world map which breaks out regions and countries and
lists study abroad programs.
- By selecting a world region, the map zooms in and shows the
different countries in that region where there are available study
- You can
select a country either from the list on the left or by clicking on it
on the map.
- Selecting a
country will take you to that country's description page, where you can
find information about the country and the available study abroad
programs on the bottom of the page.
- Clicking on a specific program will take you
to a program's description page where you can learn more about the study
a Study Abroad Program If you would like to apply to a study abroad program, you need
to be logged in to your
account. You can
then apply as follows: Go to the interactive world map or the advanced
search to find the specific program in which you are interested. Click the "Apply" link next to the program name. This
will link you to the application process for that specific program. My Applications
This is your
listing of application status. Look under the "Online Forms" column. There will be two
numbers indicating "0 out of X". This indicates how many forms are
related to that specific application, and how many of those forms you
have filled out. Thus, you need to click on this (0 / X) link and then you will see
a list of the forms you need to fill out. Click on the form name and
fill in the form(s) completely.
Once you have completed the necessary form(s) for that specific
program, your forms will be reviewed and you will be notified as to the
next steps in the process.
Provider or Host Institution
After you are notified
by the study abroad office that you have been "Approved" to study
abroad, you will then need to click on the link to the specific program
and follow the application instructions for the specific program
provider or host institution.
Simply clicking the "Apply" button from this
website does not complete the application process. It is your
responsibility to make sure you have filled out all required and
relevant application and enrollment materials necessary for the program
you wish to attend.