General Information

Application process

  1. Contact your academic advisor to discuss your interest in an Off-Campus Program and how it fits with your academic program.

  2. Contact the Off-Campus Programs Office to learn more about the available opportunities.

  3. Submit an online application. Students applying to partner programs must be approved by Taylor and by the partner program.

  4. Students are encouraged to schedule an individual meeting with the Assistant Director, Spencer Centre for Global Engagement for further discussion and an interview.

Students must meet the following Taylor requirements:

  • 2.75 GPA or above
  • good academic and social standing
  • student account in good standing
  • clearance from academic advisor
  • completion of program’s application material

Students are required to have completed one semester in residence at Taylor prior to applying. The process also includes an interview with the Director of Off-Campus Programs.

Application deadlines:

Spring 2018 
Final deadline is Friday, October 6th.

If you are applying to a partner program and their deadline is prior to the TU deadline, please remember to submit application materials a minimum of one week in advance.  This will allow time for adequate review.

Participation guidelines

Students may attend more than one semester in an off-campus program; however, preference is given to students who have not studied abroad previously. Institutional financial aid applies only to the first semester of off-campus study. Read the Financial Aid Study Abroad Policy.