Join us at our next study abroad fair! 

Thursday, January 24

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

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