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UC International Programs

Education Abroad Timeline

Before You Apply:

  • Attend a First Timer Info Session 
  • Research programs using our web site or the catalogs you received from our office.
  • Check with UC International Programs about grant opportunities, scholarships, and financial aid.
  • Academic Advisors in your college can help you determine how your study abroad course credit will transfer.
  • Apply to chosen program and notify your study abroad advisor.

After Acceptance:

  • Notify UC International Programs of acceptance and submit an Academic Advisor Approval Form
  • Apply for a UC International Programs Grant or other scholarships
  • Register for the appropriate course; MLTI3000/5000, INTR600
  • Obtain Passport and visa (if necessary) at www.traveldocs.com
  • Schedule a pre-Departure Orientation with the study abroad office
    Purchase your ISIC/ITIC card at the study abroad office
  • Book Your Flight
  • Research health tips at CDC, schedule a doctor's visit for immunizations and a physical
  • Research safety and security information at travel.state.gov
  • Verify banking information
  • Sign up for Direct Deposit - www.onestop.uc.edu
  • Verify Health Insurance coverage
  • Copy all important documents and passport
  • Register with the USDOS at studentsabroad.state.gov

While Abroad:

  • Register for the appropriate course each quarter you are abroad; 15MLTI500,15MLTI300, or 16INTR600.
  • Email your Ed Abroad Advisor often to provide program updates.

After Returning to UC: (1-3 months after return)

  • Check with UC International Programs to confirm receipt of your transcript.
  • Meet with your Academic Advisor to determine course equivalencies and adjust your credit hours.
  • Complete Outreach project, submit evaluation, grant report and outreach report (if you received a grant).
  • Send in Photos for the April Photo Contest.
  • Join SSA, be a Buddy to an international student, volunteer with UC International or attend other returnee events and workshops.