Study Away Information
Study Away 101 Information Sessions
for Furman Students and Parents
are offered each fall to answer general questions and help prepare students for the application process. In addition, individual faculty directors typically hold information sessions for specific programs. These sessions are publicized through campus notices, and on the Study Away News and Events
page. Keep an eye on these sites for upcoming dates during the fall semester.
General Information about Study Away
Study Away Student Handbook
Study Away Costs and Funding Overview
Housing and Study Away
Study Away Scholarships
Frequently Asked Questions about Study Away
Applying for Study Away Programs
Please visit the Study Away Programs
page for current and past study away program information.
Application Instructions and information can be found here: How to Apply
Resources for Confirmed Participants
Medical/evacuation/repatriation insurance is included in all faculty-led programs traveling outside the U.S. Students planning affiliate or exchange programs should contact their program coordinator or the Office for Study Away and International Education for travel insurance options.
Study Away Insurance Policy Brochure
Study Away Insurance Claims Form
Study Away Timeline
Students should begin researching Study Away options and apply for
programs during the year before they plan to participate in Study Away.
Attend a Study Away 101 Session. Faculty directors also hold information sessions for specific study away programs.
Late October or early November
Programs for May Ex and the next academic year are announced.
November - January
Apply for Study Away. Consult the program director for specific
application deadlines, as dates vary by program and destination.
Students can schedule a meeting with a Study Away Adviser for assistance in selecting a program.
Study Away program directors notify students that have been accepted.
Students submit confirmation materials and a deposit for their Study
February until Departure
Students attend pre-departure meetings, complete post-acceptance steps in Horizons, and prepare to Study Away from Furman.