Our International Programs Office is a hub for learning about Union's diverse study abroad opportunities. Throughout the year, we offer information sessions on how to plan and prepare for overseas studies. Your major adviser and other professors can also offer advice about studying abroad, and students share their abroad experiences at regular meetings and lunch-time talks. We also provide information and resources for international exchange students whom we welcome into our community.
Upcoming Dates and Deadlines
Confirmation for 2019 spring programs is due Tuesday, October 23.
Other Program Deadlines
- 2020 Winter and/or Spring Term Programs: Non-Union Programs (application due in April/full-year study abroad, William Cady Stone, due in February) and Independent Study Abroad (application due in February) Programs. Contact the office for more information.
- 2019 Summer IBM Internships – Internal applications due mid-October via Undergraduate Research
Program Notification Dates
- Independent Study Abroad and William Cady Stone letters will be in mailboxes before the end of the winter term, 2019.
- Non-Union letters will be sent before the end of spring term, 2019.
- The withdrawal policy can be found in the Academic Catalog
- Passports: Students going abroad must have a passport that is valid for the duration of the program abroad. Some countries require passports to be valid for up to 6 months after the date of entry. Students are responsible for determining entry and exit requirements for the location of their study abroad program. If you do not yet have a passport, have a passport that has expired or will expire while you are abroad, we strongly urge you to apply for or renew your passport now.
- Visas: U.S. students accepted to study in London and who will be doing an internship will need to obtain a student visa here in the U.S. before the departure date for the program abroad. If you are accepted, we will be providing information about the compliance process to secure a visa so that you can legally enter and remain in the host country during your studies.