Join us at our next study abroad fair! 

Thursday, September 19

10:30-1:30pm

Memorial Union Great Hall 

 

What can you do at a study abroad fair?

  1. Start planning your next adventure abroad
  2. Discover options offered by your college's International Programs Office
  3. Apply for a US Passport
  4. Talk to program representatives
  5. Learn about study abroad scholarships
  6. Talk to Financial Aid and Thielen Health 

How can I make the most of the study abroad fair? 

  • Start researching programs prior to the fair
  • At the fair, seek out the programs that interested you most while you were researching
  • Bring your questions to the program representative
    • Course offerings
    • Cost
    • Location details, what is it like?
    • Eligibility requirements (GPA, class standing, etc.)
  • Come prepared to apply for your passport
    • Make an appointment ahead of time by calling 515-251-2360
    • Bring your passport application form
    • Bring your ID and birth certificate, previous passport, or Certificate of Naturalization
    • Bring a form of payment (debit card, cash, check, or money order) Credit cards are not accepted!
    • Your passport photo can be taken at your appointment


What organizations/offices are typically at the study abroad fair?

  • All ISU College International Program offices 
  • Office of Financial Aid
  • Thielen Student Health Center
  • US Post Office - passport application processing
  • Program Representatives from:
    • AIFS - study abroad worldwide
    • Arcadia - study abroad worldwide/internships
    • Australian universities 
    • CEA - study abroad worldwide
    • CIEE - study abroad worldwide
    • CIMBA - business study abroad in Italy
    • DIS - study abroad in Scandinavia
    • English universities 
    • EUSA - intern abroad
    • German universities 
    • ISA - study abroad worldwide
    • John Cabot University - study abroad in Italy
    • Kaya - volunteer abroad
    • Lorenzo de' Medici - study abroad in Italy
    • New Zealand universities 
    • School for Field Studies - study abroad worldwide
    • Semester at Sea - study abroad worldwide
    • Swansea University - study abroad in Wales
    • TEAN - study abroad in Asia Pacific
    • University College Cork - study abroad in Ireland