Start an Application

See information for NC State students participating on Independent Study, Graduate Research, or
Non-NC State Programs.

Semester & Academic Year

Faculty Led or Group Programs
(Summer, Winter/Spring Breaks, Prague Institute)

1. Attend a study abroad general advising session (required).1. Identify goals for study abroad.
2. Check out programs by major and review study abroad programs (view courses offered, location, and cost > listed under budget sheet, left of "apply now").

Touch base with your academic advisor to discuss your plans.
2. Search for programs

Overwhelmed? Go back to the information on choosing a study abroad program or attend a general advising session.
3. Login to complete the General Advising Worksheet.3. On each program page, review dates, courses offered, and cost (listed under budget sheet, left of "apply now").

Touch base with your academic advisor to discuss your plans.
4. Login to complete the program-specific application.

The Study Abroad Office will create a program-specific application after students have attended the general advising session and completed the advising worksheet.
4. Click the "Apply Now" button on the program page to start an application.
5. Schedule an individual advising appointment online, as outlined in your program-specific application.

Applications typically include short answer essays, recommendations, and course approvals - begin the application at least a month in advance of the deadline.
5. Login to continue working on the application materials.

Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until filled or until the deadline.
Questions? Contact your study abroad advisor.Questions? Contact the program director listed near the bottom of the specific program page.