Applying for Study Abroad

Step 1: Review the FAQs

Get your basic questions answered.

Step 2: Complete an Interest Form

Login using your Puget Sound Login Credentials. After you submit the Interest Form, you will receive an email inviting you to watch the First Steps video.

Step 3: watch the Study Abroad "First Steps" video 

The First Step video will cover the nuts and bolts of studying abroad as a Puget Sound student. After you have watched the First Step video, you will get a link to schedule a meeting with a study abroad advisor.

Step 4: Meet with a study abroad advisor 

After your First Step Meeting, you will have a virtual one-on-one meeting with a study abroad advisor. Bring your questions.

Step 5: Explore 

Explore the list of Puget Sound Approved Programs - you may only study abroad on an Approved Programs. Talk with your Academic Advisor to discuss any specific considerations related to your major(s). Review the Policies related to study abroad including eligibility, finances and travel restrictions.

Step 6: Apply to Puget Sound by Jan 22, 2021

Submit your Puget Sound application by the deadline in order to study abroad in the Summer 2021, Fall 2021, Spring 2022 or the Academic Year 2021-2022. Only one application per student per term will be accepted. After the deadline, your application will be reviewed by the Office of International Programs and the International Education Committee. Approval decisions will be sent via email on or before March 1. 

Step 7: Submit your Program Specific App

Each program has its own application. You will be given instructions on the process and timeline for your specific program and its application requirements. Your application will be submitted directly to the program provider.