Planning to study abroad? Talk with a study abroad advisor. Consult your academic advisor. Explore the program page. Get excited! 

There are many steps before your first step on your study abroad program. The staff at the Center for Global Study and Engagement are here to help you through this process and answer your academic, travel and overseas living questions.

We know that family also plays a role in the decision-making process for study abroad. Be sure to direct your family members to our website and share with them the information you receive.

Process overview:

  1. Learn more about the program types and available programs on the Education Abroad website
  2. Complete the Abroad Prep online course and the CGSE will open an application for you.  
  3. Schedule an appointment with a study abroad advisor
  4. Meet with your academic advisor to discuss study abroad, programs, and course options
  5. Apply online through our Dickinson Studio Abroad portal
  6. Attend the mandatory Pre-Departure Orientation Intercultural workshop series. 
  7. Purchase flight tickets and obtain the visa