Information Sessions

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Know before you go.

Whether you’re interested in a summer, semester, or year-long study abroad experience, all UTC students are required to attend Study Abroad 101 and Study Abroad 102 prior to applying for any study abroad program.


Study Abroad 101: Study Abroad Programs at UTC 

UTC students interested in semester or year-long study abroad are required to attend a general study abroad information session offered by the UTC Office of Study Abroad.

UTC Study Abroad office staff discuss available programs, how you should choose the best program, transfer of credit, application procedures, financial aid and scholarships.

Learn “almost” everything about study abroad programs and UTC policies so that you will get the best out of your study abroad experience.

Sign up for a Study Abroad 101 session →

January

Monday, Jan. 14: 10:00 - 11:00 am

Tuesday, Jan. 15: 1:00 - 2:00 pm

Weds. Jan. 23: 2:00 - 3:00 pm

Mon. Jan. 28: 10:00 - 11:00 am 

February

Tues.Feb. 5: 1:00 - 2:00 pm (UC Fortwood)

Weds. Feb. 6: 2:00 - 3:00 pm 

Mon. Feb 11: 10:00 - 11:00 am 

Weds. Feb. 20: 3:00 - 4:00 pm 

Mon. Feb. 25: 10:00 - 11:00 am

Tues. Feb. 26: 1:00 - 2:00 pm (UC Fortwood)

Thurs. Feb. 28: 2:00 - 3:00 pm

March

Weds. Mar. 6: 2:00 - 3:00 pm

Mon. Mar. 18: 10:00 - 11:00 am 

Thurs. Mar. 21: 2:00 - 3:00 pm

Weds. Mar. 27: 2:00 - 3:00 pm (UC Fortwood)

April

Mon. Apr. 1: 10:00 - 11:00 am

Weds. Apr. 10: 2:00 - 3:00 pm (UC Forwood)

Mon. Apr. 15: 10:00 - 11:00 am 

All Study Abroad 101 Information Sessions will be held in the UC Ocoee room unless otherwise noted.

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Study Abroad 102: Financial Aid, Scholarships and Academics 

Join us for Study Abroad 102 as we dig deeper into the Study Abroad experience. 

This session discussed steps on choosing the right program for you, how to apply for the program, credit transfers and academic courses abroad, and scholarship options. We cover how to utilize your UTC financial aid for study abroad and discuss details about passports, visa and insurance.

We recommend that you attend a Study Abroad 101 session before attending a Study Abroad 102 Session.

Sign up for Study Abroad 102 →

January

Fri. Jan. 25: 9:30 - 10:30 am

Weds. Jan. 30: 2:00 - 3:00 pm

February

Fri. Feb. 8: 9:30-10:30 am 

Thurs. Feb. 14: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Fri. Feb. 22: 9:30 - 10:30 am

Weds. Feb. 27: 2:00 - 3:00 pm

March

Tues. Mar. 5: 2:00 - 3:00

Fri. Mar. 8: 9:30 - 10:30 am 

Fri. Mar. 22: 9:30 - 10:30 am 

Weds. Mar. 27: 2:00 - 3:00 pm

April

Fri. Apr. 5: 9:30 - 10:30 am

Weds. Apr. 17: 2:00 - 3:00 pm

All Study Abroad 102 Information Sessions will be held in the UC Ocoee room unless otherwise noted.

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Study Abroad 103: Pre-Departure Orientation

Study Abroad 103 Pre-Departure Orientation reviews culture shock, health and safety while abroad, "Know Before You Go," and important UTC information related to financial aid and academics/transcripts for after your return. Other important information will be discussed (including Title IX information).

Any UTC student participating in a study abroad program (faculty-led, exchange, or provider) is required to attend a Study Abroad 103 Pre-Departure Orientation. If you have previously studied abroad (while a UTC student) and have attended a pre-departure orientation, please notify jamie-k-booth@utc.edu

If you are participating in a program that falls into one of these categories you must sign up for a Study Abroad 103 session in Spring 2019:

  • Faculty Led Trips Departing in May, 2019 or anytime during Summer 2019
  • Fall 2019 & AY 2019-2020 Provider/Exchange/Direct Enroll Programs

Sign up for Study Abroad 103 →

Study Abroad 103 sessions will be held on the following days and times:

  • Monday, April 8: 2:00 - 3:00 pm
  • Tuesday, April 9:  3:00 - 4:00 pm (UC Fortwood)
  • Wednesday, April 10: 10:30 - 11:30 am
  • Thursday, April 11: 10:00 - 11:00 am
  • Friday, April 12: 10:00 - 11:00 am 

Email  jamie-k-booth@utc.edu if you cannot attend one of these days/times.

Study Abroad 103 Pre-Departure Orientation Sessions will be held in the UC Ocoee room unless otherwise noted.

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Study Abroad 104: Welcome Back!

Study Abroad 104 is designed to welcome back recent study abroad students.

We'll go over important information to know now that you're back at UTC (transcripts, reverse culture shock, etc).

This is also a chance for you to find out ways to get involved with the Center for Global Education.

Sign up for Study Abroad 104 →

 

Spring 2019 Session (for those who studied abroad Fall 2018):

Date: Thursday, January 17th 

Time: 5:00 pm

Summer/Fall 2019 Session (for those who studied abroad Spring 2019, Summer 2019):

Date: TBD

Time: TBD

Spring 2019 Session: UC Sequoyah Room

Summer/Fall 2019 Session: TBD

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