FAQ

What can I do abroad?

• take classes in your major or minor

• ful­fill your Des­ig­nated Area of Con­cen­tra­tion requirements

• learn a language

• take electives

• do an intern­ship or service-learning

• chal­lenge your­self, gain inde­pen­dence, and enhance your job prospects

• make friends and cre­ate net­work­ing con­nec­tions around the world

• expand your worldview

Note on Courses and Trans­fer Credits

What if I don’t know another language?

• take lan­guage courses abroad

• take courses taught in English

• go to an English-speaking country

How do I decide?

• fig­ure out what you want to gain from the expe­ri­ence (adven­ture, cer­tain courses, short-term ver­sus longer stay abroad, classes ver­sus service/internship)

• talk to a Peer Advi­sor in the Study Abroad Center

• talk with a study abroad advi­sor in the Study Abroad Center

Once I’ve decided to go, then what?

search for programs

• talk to the coor­di­na­tor of the program

• talk to your aca­d­e­mic advisor

apply for the program

apply for a passport