Education Abroad, U.Va.

Education Abroad

A Division of the International Studies Office


FAQ: Students

I am interested in studying abroad—how do I get started?

What are the minimum requirements to study abroad?

Can I study abroad with my major?

When should I plan to study abroad?

I do not speak a second language… what are my options for studying abroad?

I'm an international student at UVA… can I study abroad?

I have special needs (physical, learning, psychological, medical). Can they be accommodated while abroad?

What kind of credit can I earn abroad?

I transferred to UVA… is study abroad still an option for me?

Can I use my financial aid for studying abroad?

Are there scholarship opportunities for studying abroad?

What kind of insurance coverage should I have while studying abroad?

What about safety and studying abroad?

What resources are available to me in regards to my identity development while abroad?