UTC Study Abroad  Programs

 

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 will discuss available programs, how you should choose the best program, transfer of credit, application procedures, financial aid, and scholarships. You will learn “almost” everything about study abroad programs and UTC policies so that you will get the best out of your study abroad experience.

January

Thurs. Jan. 11: 2:00 - 3:00pm

Weds. Jan. 17: 3:00 - 4:00pm

Tues. Jan. 23: 1:15 - 2:15 pm

Weds. Jan. 31: 3:00 - 4:00pm

February

Thurs. Feb. 8: 2:00-3:00pm

Fri. Feb. 16: 1:15 - 2:15pm

Weds. Feb. 21: 3:00 - 4:00pm

Tues. Feb. 27: 1:15 - 2:15pm

March

Mon. Mar. 5: 10:00 - 11:00am

Tues. Mar. 20: 2:30 - 3:30pm

Weds. Mar. 28: 3:00 - 4:00pm

April

Thurs. Apr. 12: 2:00 - 3:00pm

Tues. Apr. 17: 1:15 - 2:15pm - held in Hooper Hall 203 (conference room)

Mon. Apr. 23: 10:00 - 11:00am

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

You can sign up to attend a Study Abroad 101 Session here.

Study Abroad 102: Financial Aid, Scholarships, and Academics 

Join us for Study Abroad 102 as we discuss studying abroad more in depth. Ms. Laura Livermore, Senior Study Abroad Advisor, will be discussing steps on choosing the right program for you to study abroad, how to apply for the program, credit transfers and academic courses abroad, and scholarship options. She will also discuss steps you need to follow in regards to utilizing your UTC financial aid for study abroad. Passport, visa, and insurance details will also be discussed.

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

January

Thurs. Jan. 18: 1:30 - 2:30pm

Weds. Jan. 24: 3:00 - 4:00pm

February

Fri. Feb. 2: 1:15 - 2:15pm

Tues. Feb. 13: 2:30 - 3:30pm

Mon. Feb. 19: 10:00 - 11:00am

Weds. Feb. 28: 9:00 - 10:00am

March

Thurs. Mar. 8: 2:00 - 3:00pm

Fri. Mar. 23: 1:15 - 2:15pm

Thurs. Mar. 29: 10:00 - 11:00am

April

Fri. Apr. 20: 2:00 - 3:00pm - held in Hooper Hall 203 (conference room)

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

 You can sign up to attend a Study Abroad102 Session here.

Study Abroad 103 Pre-Departure Orientation

Study Abroad 103 Pre-Departure Orientation will review the following: culture shock, health and safety while abroad, "Know Before You Go", as well as 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 laura-livermore@utc.edu

You must sign up for a Study Abroad 103 session if you will be studying abroad during the following semester(s): Summer 2018 (including faculty-led programs), Fall 2018, Academic Year 2018-2019.

Study Abroad 103 Pre-Departure Orientation Sessions will be held in the UC Ocoee room in April. Students departing May 2018 - September 2018 should attend one of the April sessions.

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

  • Friday, April 13, 2018: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  • Monday, April 16, 2018:  9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
  • Wednesday, April 18, 2018: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Thursday, April 19, 2018: 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM

Please email laura-livermore@utc.edu if you cannot attend one of these days/times.

If you are departing May 2018 - September 2018, you can sign up to attend Study Abroad 103 here.

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 as well as an opportunity for you to find out about opportunities such as the Fulbright Fellowships, Truman Scholarships, Peace Corps, etc.  

Anyone who has recently returned from a study abroad trip! If you are interested in getting involved with the CGE or interested in learning more about funding opportunities for future study abroad/work abroad/volunteer abroad.

Date: Friday, August 24, 2018

Time: 11:00am - 12:00pm

Location: TBA

Please sign up for the Study Abroad 104 session here.

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