Learning Abroad - Get Started
1. Start Your Adventure Here With Our UMC Programs
France - Ag Products and Global Food
Greece - Greek Mythology
England - Finance
France - Horticulture Play
UMN Study Abroad Profile - Create a profile to get more information.
2. Talk to your Learning Abroad and Academic Advisers
- Meet with a Learning Abroad Adviser
Learning Abroad Advisers can help you identify programs that are a good match for your personal and curricular interests and that will help fulfill major, minor, and other degree requirements. Advisers can also assist you with questions about financial aid and scholarships and are able to assist in setting up your profile.
- Meet with your Academic Adviser
Your Academic Adviser will be able to help you choose what program would be right for your major and your schedule. Study abroad can be an integral part of your undergraduate studies. You may want to choose a program early in your college career that will help satisfy general or language requirements. With careful planning, it is possible to complete core and/or elective major credits while study abroad.
3. Apply for your Learning Abroad Program
Go to the Education Abroad portal to apply for your program. (You might see a warning page pop up. Click proceed anyway and keep going)
Allow yourself plenty of time to complete a program application, finish your academic planning, fulfill financial aid and scholarship requirements, and get ready to study abroad.
Deadlines for Applications: Winter and Spring term - October 1st & Summer and Fall - February 1st
Don’t forget to check out the scholarship deadlines for the program you are applying for!! Do it early!
You will be getting information from the:
- Home University
- Host University
- Co-sponsored/Sponsored Program
- Location in which your experience will be completed
4. Apply for Scholarships
UMC Scholarship Information
5. Share Your Study Abroad Experience
During your study abroad experience, go to the official university blogging system, Google Blogger, or create a Facebook page, where you will be able to blog and share your experience with everyone back home! View blogs written by other students that have studied abroad!