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Off-Campus Study

Thinking about studying off-campus, but don't know where to start?

Here's a step-by-step guide:

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  1. Find out what other students have done

  2. See a road map of the process

  3. Contemplate your goals for study abroad

  4. Get answers to frequently asked questions



  Explore image 5.  Talk with an OIE advisor

  6.  Identify how study abroad connects to your studies

  7. Search for options




Plan image  8. Talk to an ambassador

  9. Calculate costs

  10.  Seek out scholarships

  11. Read program evaluations (available in the OIE)

  12. Learn more about your host country


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 13. Apply for Beloit College approval first

  Deadlines are Nov. 1 (early decision) and Feb. 1 (final)

 14.  Apply for admission to your host institution second

  Deadlines vary by university and program


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  15. Work through the pre-departure checklist

  16. Attend the Orientation Conference the semester before you go

  17. Access resources to help you prepare

  18. Learn and know how to handle emergencies


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  19. Engage with your host environment

  20. Navigate cultural adjustment

  21. Report any health or security incidents to the OIE

  22. Reflect as you go through writing, discussion and correspondence


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  23. Complete a post-study abroad reflection and evaluation

  24.  Get credit for your coursework abroad

  25.  Reflect on your experience in a variety of ways

  26Support other Beloiters in the study abroad process

  27.  Share about your experience







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