International Experiences & Study Abroad

Get Started on Your Adventure!

Think about your study abroad goals...

Please consider the following:

Where do you want to study abroad?

When choosing a country, one should consider why that location would be the best fit based on interests, major, housing needs, etc.

What length of time would you like to study abroad?

Trimester, Semester, Summer, or Year long

What courses do you want to take abroad and are they transferable?

See your academic advisor.

What is your study abroad budget?

Develop a budget for your trip including program cost, travel, spending money, etc.

Have you explored financial aid options?

Have you reviewed the UMass Lowell forms?

Do you have a passport?

Please start the passport process as soon as possible if you do not have one:
http://travel.state.gov/passport/passport_1738.html