How to Apply

How to Apply

(1) Browse Programs at http://stolaf.studioabroad.com/
If you have any questions regarding your study abroad options, contact Helene MacCallum at helene@stolaf.edu or x3871.
(2) Attend International and Domestic Off-Campus Study Open House on November 5, 4:30-6:30 pm, Buntrock Commons Ballroom (3rd floor)
(3) If applicable, attend Interest Meetings for selected study abroad programs.

Applications

(1) Program-specific applications will be available on-line beginning November 6, 2014.
(2) Go to: stolaf.studioabroad.com
(3) Select the program(s) to which you wish to apply and click the “Apply Now” button.
All pieces of the on-line application must be completed by the deadlines listed below.

Application Deadlines

Oct 5: Teaching in India (Note – apply to this program through the Education Department)
Dec 21: ACM Japan Studies
Feb 1: Centre for Medieval and Renaissance Studies (Sem. I or Year)
ACM Urban Education, Oslo Summer School, Trinity College Dublin
Feb 15: Milan Year, ACM Oak Ridge Science Semester, ACM London/ Florence
February 23: All other Semester I, Semester II or full-year programs

Registration

If you are approved to participate on an off-campus program, International & Off-Campus Studies will officially register you in SIS for your program. Please note that we cannot register you for an off-campus program if there are any holds on your account. This applies to semester, year and interim programs.

Selection of Participants

Each program has a selection committee to review the completed application.  In some cases, the applicant is interviewed by the selection committee.
A complete list of the criteria  for selection is available in the Office of International and Off-Campus Studies.
Applicants who apply through the Department of Education must receive approval from that department.

Interim Programs: Applicants will be notified via email that there has been a change in application’s status and direct you to login to your applicant homepage within StudioAbroad.  There you will be able to view the decision letter and next steps if accepted.

Semester/Year-Long Programs: On Decision Day you will be notified via email that there has been a change in your application’s status and direct you to login to your applicant homepage within StudioAbroad.  There you will be able to view the decision letter and next steps if accepted.

Off-Campus Interims
Attend the Off-Campus Interim Open House on April 8, 4:30-6:30 pm, Buntrock Commons Ballrooms (3rd floor).
Applications
(1) Program-specific applications will be available on-line beginning April 9, 2015.
(2) Go to: stolaf.studioabroad.com
(3) Select the program(s) to which you wish to apply and click the “Apply Now” button.
All pieces of the on-line application must be completed by April 27.
Students will be notified on May 14 with the decision of the selection committee.
Applications will continue to be accepted for programs with space available after the spring deadline. In those cases, students will be notified within 2-3 weeks of completion of the application. Final application deadline is October 1.
Off-campus Interims are open to sophomores, juniors and seniors in good academic standing. Some Interims are open to first-year students.