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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. Learn what others have done

  2. Watch a Video to understand the process

  3. Set goals for yourself

  4. Get answers to frequently asked questions

 


 

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  6. Connect study abroad to your studies

  7. Explore your options

 

 

 


 

Plan Map  8. Talk to an ambassador

  9. Calculate costs

  10. Review your aid package / Apply for 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

  


 

Prepare bag  15. Complete the pre-departure checklist

  16. Attend the Orientation Conference

  17. Access helpful resources

  18.  Prepare for 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. Record, Reflect

 

 


 

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  23. Complete the post-study abroad reflection and evaluation

  24.  Get credit

  25.  Process and share your experience

  26Support other Beloiters preparing for study abroad

 


  

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