Short Term/Summer Application

Students applying to any USU-sponsored program should be prepared to submit the following information as part of the online application:

Eligibility Requirements

  • 2.75 GPA
  • Must have completed 1-year of university-level study
  • Language requirements or other course prerequisites may apply.  Please check with the Office of Study Abroad if you have questions

 

Application Fee $150 for USU Students:

Students should also be aware a non-refundable application fee is due with their application. All application fees are non-refundable. Applications will be considered incomplete and will not be reviewed until the application fee is paid. PLEASE DOWNLOAD APPLICATION FEE PAYMENT FORM HERE. 

Non-USU Students:

If you are not CURRENTLY enrolled - in addition to the USU study abroad application and application fee of $150, please complete the USU admissions application http://www.usu.edu/admissions/applyonline, pay the $40 application fee. On the admissions application in the notes section please add: Study Abroad student, term of study abroad program. (You will only be admitted for the term of your study abroad program.)

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Please enter today's date in the format MM/DD/YY
Select the study abroad program you are applying for from the drop down menu
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USU Students. Enter your A Number. Non-USU Students, please enter the last 4 digits of your SSN.
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*Gender
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Please enter a valid email address. We will use this email address as the primary form of contact regarding your application. Please select an email address that you check often.
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*Academic Standing
I am in good academic standing with Utah State University or my home institution.
*Class Standing
Select your class standing at the beginning of the study abroad program.
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Enter your cumulative GPA. GPA requirement for most Summer/short term programs is 2.75 unless otherwise indicated.
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Describe any previous international travel/international experience.
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Please list any relevant classes or prerequisites you have taken related to the study abroad program. If the program requires prerequisites, you MUST complete this section.
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If you are applying for a study abroad program where you will be studying a second language, please provide the following: Language studied, years of university-level language study, list of classes taken at university level, and any other language exposure/experience.
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From the program flyer, list the study abroad classes you wish to take. NOTE: Final course registration will be determined by the program leader.
On a separate sheet of paper, please answer the following question in a clear, thoughtfully prepared short essay (300-500 words). Introduce yourself and explain your goals for studying abroad. What specific situations from your past (i.e coursework, job experience, travel, intercultural experience) have helped you prepare to accomplish these goals?
Please attach a copy of the first page of your passport, if available.
Please attach a recent photo. Head and shoulders shot preferred. (Please upload a photo 1.5"x 1.5.")
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The academic referee you list will be automatically emailed a reference form. Please make sure you notify the person you select to expect an email request.
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Please check the email is entered correctly for your referee. Your referee will receive an automatic email request to submit a reference on your behalf. You should notify the person you select they should expect an email request.
*Reference Waiver
Do you waive your right to view the contents of your academic references.
Financial Resources
How do you plan to finance your study abroad program. Please check all that apply.
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Please describe any special needs or services you will require during your exchange (i.e. medical treatments, medications, allergies, dietary considerations, learning aids, or facilities with handicapped access). If none, please enter none.
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Enter City, State, Zip
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Felony Disclosure
Have you ever been convicted of a felony or misdemeanor other than a minor traffic violation, or is any such charge now pending against you? If YES, fill out the form online at www.usu.edu/admissions/background. If your answer changes prior to enrollment, you must promptly contact the Office of Admissions to provide an explanation.
Disciplinary
Have you ever been expelled, suspended, disciplined, placed on probation, or are you ineligible to return to any high school or college?
If you answered YES to the previous question. Please attach a detail explanation.
*Information Release
I authorize the Office of Study Abroad to share my email with other study abroad participants.
Please sign and date the Rights and Responsibilities form and attach with your application here. (Note: Please make image dpi no more than 300.)
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Enter Your initials. I authorize the USU Office of Study Abroad to release my application and other information about my participation in this program to cooperating institution(s, program officials, and USU Financial Aid Office or other relevant USU departments.
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Enter your initials. I certify the above information is current and correct to the best of my knowledge.
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Please enter your initials. I have read and understand the program eligibility requirements. I further understand the application fee (due with application) and all subsequent program payments are non-refundable should I withdraw at a later date.
Please sign with your original signature, complete the of the Waiver of Liability and attach with your application here. (Note: Please make image dpi no more than 300.)