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Study Abroad 101

There are many things to consider when deciding on a study abroad program.  Attend Study Abroad 101 to learn about how study abroad works and to help you decide which program to choose.

Upcoming Deadlines

Deadlines vary based on program type and program. For the most up-to-date program deadlines, please search programs and see the deadlines at the bottom of the program's online brochure.

Eligibility Requirements

In order to study abroad as an OU student, you must meet the following eligibility requirements:

  • Be  in good academic and Student Conduct standing at OU and remain in good standing throughout the duration of the program; student conduct checks will be done once an application has been opened
  • Be enrolled full-time at OU the semester prior to the study abroad term
  • Have completed 2 semesters of college-level course work in residence as a full-time student on a college and/or university campus
  • Be a degree-seeking student at the time of study abroad

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The full Study Abroad Eligibility Policy can be found here (PDF).

The Study Abroad Policy on Completing Materials can be viewed here (PDF).

Study Abroad Full Time Enrollment Petition Form

General Guidelines for Study Abroad

Click below to review university guidelines regarding study abroad on OU sponsored programs.

International Educational Travel Guidelines for all University of Oklahoma Sponsored Study Abroad Programs (PDF)