Requirements to Complete the Study Abroad Application
Spring Deadline: October 26, 2021

IMPORTANT NOTICE: Study Abroad through the RBC adheres to all Howard University policies. HU policy requires all students to return to their place of residence in the event of an overseas emergency during the course of the study abroad semester.


Submission of the Study Abroad Application Requires:

    1. Selection of ONE program for participation
    2. Initiation of ONE program application via the provider’s website
    3. Acquisition of FIVE or more HU faculty signatures for overseas courses (semester study) or one or more for summer study abroad
    4. Confirmation of a valid Passport or submission of passport application
    5. Completion of the Liability Release Form

Within the application, you will be asked to upload PDF copies of:

  1. The  Study Abroad Course Approval Form (Available HERE)
  2. A copy of the photo page of a valid passport or proof of application submission
  3. The Study Abroad Estimated Cost of Attendance Form (Available HERE)
  4. A Personal Statement

For more information on how to best prepare to study abroad, review the Bison Abroad Handbook (click here) and the Pre-departure Preparation list (click here).

BEFORE starting your application: Attend a Study Abroad Information Session Every Wednesday at 4pm  HERE  OR View the Recording ON DEMAND