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Semester or Year Abroad

Spring 2015 Semester Abroad Student Sydney Wolverton shows us what it means to be a Global Hawk! 

So you’ve decided to spend a semester or year abroad?  You have come to the right place!  The Center for International Programs oversees the administration of all semester abroad programs.  We aid students through the research and application process, provide pre-departure resources and information, and assist students with the the process of re-entry.  If you cannot find what you are looking for through the pages of this website, please don't hesitate to contact us at

Important Semester Abroad Application Notice

Students must apply through and receive approval from the Center for International Programs (CIP) in order to study abroad. Students will apply the semester prior to studying abroad.  

Please note that the on-line application for Fall semester typically opens in mid-January and closes March 1st (earlier for certain programs).  For the Spring semester, the on-line application typically opens in late-August and closes October 1st (earlier for certain programs).  The CIP will send an announcement with application instructions at the start of each application cycle.