- Office of the Vice Provost
- International Degree
- Education Abroad
- International Students
- International Scholars & Faculty
All study abroad and internship applicants are required to pay an application fee. See the Application Fee page for details.
A passport valid for six months beyond your program is required. Apply for a passport immediately if you have not done so already. Visit travel.state.gov for an application.
Please respond to the following questions:
Submit your essays in a Word doc or .pdf to Elaine Pedersen, email@example.com by January 10th.
If you are not currently a Design and Human Environment major, please provide a letter of recommendation from an instructor or academic advisor. You may turn this letter in with your required essay (instructions are below.)
All students are required to return this form. See the Health Disclosure Form page for details.
Orientation information will be available in January 2014.
Your program enrolls you in insurance for the duration of your participation. Review the insurance policy and carry additional claim forms and your insurance card with you abroad.
All students are encouraged to visit their primary care provider before going abroad. Information about immunizations and travel health can be obtained from the Travel Medicine Clinic at Student Health Services.
File FAFSA and apply for financial aid for the term(s) of your program.
IDEA will submit a financial aid budget with your estimated cost of attendance to the Office of Financial Aid the term prior to your departure so that your aid award may be adjusted.
All study abroad students will need to register for general Overseas Studies credits using the OSU online registration system and a PIN from their academic advisor. IDEA will send students an e-mail from firstname.lastname@example.org with the instructions and CRN, and students are responsible for registering for these credits for the term(s) they are abroad. You will not receive financial aid for the program unless you are registered. To be registered, your account must be free of any hold, and your OSU bill balance must be below $2,200.
This program earns resident credit at OSU. Each course you take must be assessed for how the credit will be applied to your degree program.
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This program will have two required pre-departure meetings. Please contact Elaine Pedersen email@example.com if you do not know the meeting dates.