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.
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.
Thursday, Aug. 22: 2pm
Monday, Aug. 26: 5pm
Tuesday, Sep. 3: 10am
Monday, Sep. 9: 2pm
Thursday, Sep. 19: 10am
Monday, Sep. 23: 5pm
Thursday, Oct. 3: 2pm
Tuesday, Oct. 8: 2pm
Monday, Oct. 21: 2pm
Tuesday, Oct. 29: 5pm
Monday, Nov. 4: 2pm
Tuesday, Nov. 12: 10am
Monday, Nov. 18: 5pm
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.
Wednesday, Aug. 28: 2pm
Friday, Sep. 6: 10am
Thursday, Sep. 12: 5pm
Friday, Sep. 20: 10am
Wednesday, Sep. 25: 2pm
Tuesday, Oct. 1: 2pm
Wednesday, Oct. 9: 5pm
Wednesday, Oct. 23: 2pm
Friday, Nov. 1: 10am
Wednesday, Nov. 6: 5pm
Friday, Nov. 15: 10am
Tuesday, Nov. 19: 10am
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 Fall 2019:
- Faculty Led Trips Departing in December, 2019 or anytime during Winter 2019-2020
- Spring 2020 & AY 2020 Provider/Exchange/Direct Enroll Programs
- Tuesday, November 19: 2pm
- Thursday, November 21: 2pm
- Friday, November 22: 10am
Email email@example.com if you cannot attend one of these days/times.
Study Abroad 104 is designed to welcome back recent study abroad students.
The Study Abroad Office is partnering with the Center for Career & Leadership Development to bring you all the information you need to make your recent study abroad experience work for your career. You'll get tips on how to make your study abroad look great on a resume or cover letter and how to talk about your experiences in interviews and pitches. Plus, you'll get to meet other study abroad alum and learn how to stay involved now that you're back on campus!
Fall 2019 Session (for those who studied abroad Spring 2019, Summer 2019):
- Monday, August 26: 2 - 3pm
- Tuesday, August 27: 3 - 4pm
- Wednesday, August 28: 3 - 4pm
- Thursday, August 29: 10 - 11am