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Information Sessions for Semester and Year Abroad

Attendance Required

Students interested in semester- or year-long study abroad must attend a general information session to learn the process and procedures for studying abroad. Attendance is required of all applicants prior to meeting with an advisor and submitting an application, and most students attend during their first or second year.

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Regular Sessions for A&S and Jepson students

A&S and Jepson students interested in semester- or year-long study abroad are required to attend a general information session offered by International Education (IE) before meeting with a study abroad advisor and/or submitting their application to study abroad.

The online advising form on GatewayAbroad must be completed before seeing a study abroad advisor.

  • Sessions will be offered regularly throughout the spring 2020 semester (except during breaks and holidays)
  • When: Mondays 12:15 p.m. and Thursdays 4:15 p.m.
  • Where: Main lobby of the International Education office (suite 103 in the International Center)
  • Duration: Approximately 40 minutes
  • Maximum attendance: 15 students per regular session
Special / Alternate-Day Sessions for A&S and Jepson students

We will hold special large-group, alternate-day sessions periodically during times of high traffic for students who cannot attend the regular sessions.

The online advising form on GatewayAbroad must be completed before seeing a study abroad advisor.

Max Attendance: 30 students

Upcoming Special Session:

Date: Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Time: 4:30 p.m.

Duration: Approximately 40 minutes

Location: Tyler Haynes Commons (THC) Room 346

Robins School Sessions

Robins students must attend an information session at the Robins School prior to submitting an application for semester- or year-long study abroad and prior to coming to International Education OR the Robins International Office for individual advising.

The online advising form on GatewayAbroad must be completed before seeing a study abroad advisor.

  • Business majors planning to study abroad are required to attend an RSB study abroad information session
  • Click here to learn when and where RSB study abroad sessions are offered
  • Duration: 60-70 minutes