University of Southern Indiana

Start Here

Your Journey starts here! Follow these seven steps to Study Abroad. 

Step 1

Why Study Abroad?
1. Reasons to Study Abroad
2. Myths of Studying Abroad
3. Student Profiles 

Step 2

Before you Apply
1. What to consider when choosing a program
2. Attend a study abroad information session
3. Research approved programs
4. Research funding options 


Step 3

You have Chosen a Program. Now What?
1. Meet with a study abroad advisor
2. Meet with your Academic Advisor
3. Meet with Student Financial Assistance 

Step 4

Apply to a Program
1. Start an application
2. Let us know you have started applying
3. Complete applications before USI’s deadlines

Step 5

Prepare for Departure
1. Attend Study Abroad Orientation
2. Turn in all required USI forms
3. Review Study Abroad Travel Guidebook
4. Research Host Country/Culture 


Step 6
While Abroad
1. Make every moment of your time abroad!
2. Complete your Study Abroad Enrollment Verification Form
3. Capture and share your experience abroad
4. Review Health & Safety While Abroad
5. Review Emergency Reporting While Abroad 

Step 7
After You Return
1. Attend Study Abroad Reentry Meeting
2. Review transcripts & course credit transfer process
3. Complete Financial Aid Waiver
4. Complete Abroad 101 Review
5. Submit photos, videos, blogs, and more
6. Overcome Reverse Culture Shock
7. Leverage Study Abroad
8. Pay it Forward  

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