Learning Abroad - Get Started
1. Start Your Adventure Here
Get started on your adventure now by completing the form below. This form will be sent to the U of M, Crookston Learning Abroad office and they will get back to you shortly on how to get started!
2. Investigate Programs
Think about the term you’d like to study abroad, the type of coursework you’d like to cover, and a destination that interests you. Take a look, imagine, enjoy!
3. Talk to your Academic and Learning Abroad Adviser
- Meet with a Learning Abroad Adviser
Advisers can help you identify programs that are a good match for your personal and curricular interests and that will help you fulfill major, minor, and other degree requirements. Advisers can also assist you with questions about financial aid and scholarships. They can also assist in setting up your profile.
- Meet with your Academic Adviser
Your 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 Liberal Education or language requirements. We also work with academic departments across campus to identify programs that are especially good for each major or minor. With careful planning, it is possible to complete core and/or elective major credits on study abroad.
4. Create an Online Application
*When you click on any of the links below, you will see a warning page pop up. Click proceed any way, an 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!
5. Finalize your Online Application Checklist
You will be getting information from the:
- Home University
- Host University
- Co-sponsored/Sponsored Program
- Location in which your experience will be completed
6. 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!