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Pre-Application Time Period

___ Attend a Study Abroad Information Session or meet with a study abroad staff member
___ Meet with your Academic Advisor to discuss your interest in studying abroad and how to make it work with your program
___ Research program options & choose a program
___ Apply online for approval to study abroad

After KU approval

___ Apply to Study Abroad Program
___ Meet with Financial Aid
___ Complete all post-decision steps
___ Research and apply for scholarships 

After Program Acceptance

___ Confirm housing in host country
___ Attend Pre-Departure Orientation (MANDATORY)
___ Make travel plans
___ Confirm flight information & itinerary

Please note: According to the Office of International Admissions and Services Study Abroad Privacy Policy, our staff members are prohibited from communication with anyone but you about your plans to study abroad unless you gave us permission to speak with them about your KU Study Abroad application.  This applies to all forms of communication, including emails, phone calls, or in-person inquiries.