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University of Wollongong (Australia) Study Abroad Info Session — 9/4/19 @ 3:30pm

Have you ever considered studying abroad in Australia? If so, Overseas Study would like to invite you to a University of Wollongong (UOW) Information Session:

Wednesday, September 4
3:30 – 4:30pm
International Center, Room 106 (111 S. Jordan Avenue)

Ashley Tanks, who oversees the UOW Global Mobility office, will be visiting campus, and she has offered to meet with prospective students in order to give an overview of Wollongong and to answer students’ questions. She will be joined by one of IU’s current Wollongong exchange students, as well.

Students earn direct Bloomington credit in Wollongong, including upper-level lecture and lab credit.

We look forward to seeing you then.

Applications for the College Exchange programs are now open!

The College of Arts + Sciences offers exchange programs with four partner universities in England, Hong Kong, South Korea, and Taiwan. Applications are open for both fall semester and academic year study in a wide variety of disciplines. To apply for the exchange, you must be pursuing a College degree and have been an IU for at least a year with a 3.0 GPA. You also should ensure that you will continue to make degree progress while abroad, so talk to your advisor! As an exchange student, you’ll pay your IU tuition and be responsible for the cost of airfare, room and board, books, and other living expenses. Application deadline has been extended to Sunday, February 24 at 11:59pm.  More information about College Study Abroad and Exchange applications are available at go.iu.edu/collegeabroad.  Questions can be directed to collOIA@indiana.edu.

Applications for College exchange programs are now open! Apply by Friday, Feb. 15

The College offers exchange programs with four partner universities in Hong Kong, South Korea, England, and Taiwan. Spaces are open for both fall semester and academic year study in a wide variety of disciplines.

To apply for the exchange, you must be pursuing a College of Arts & Sciences degree and have been an IU for at least a year with a 3.00 cumulative GPA. You also should ensure that you will continue to make degree progress while abroad (so talk to your advisor!). You’ll pay your IU tuition and be responsible for the cost of airfare, room and board, books, and other living expenses.

Applications are due on February 15 and can be found with more information at go.iu.edu/collegeabroad.

Cindy Simon Skjodt Study Abroad Scholarship

For undergraduates in the College of Arts and Sciences who study overseas

This scholarship supports current, full-time College of Arts and Sciences undergraduates who participate in IU-approved, credit-bearing overseas study programs.

The overseas study program can be for a summer, a semester, or an academic year.

Award

Award amounts vary.

Eligibility

To be eligible for this scholarship, you must:

  • Be pursuing a degree in the College of Arts and Sciences
  • Be officially enrolled as a full-time undergraduate student at the time you apply
  • Have a minimum College of Arts and Sciences GPA of 3.300 at the time you apply
  • Have been accepted to participate in an IU-approved, credit-bearing overseas study program

Preference

Preference is given to students who are majoring in telecommunications.

Application process and materials for Summer 2019, Fall 2019 or Academic Year 2019-2020

To be considered for this scholarship, you must submit the following application materials by the deadline:

  • Application form
  • Resume (maximum two pages)
  • Two letters of recommendation from College of Arts and Sciences faculty members, including at least one faculty member in your area of concentration
  • Personal statement of 400 to 500 words (see the scholarship information document when you download the application materials)

Materials should be submitted electronically to collsclr@indiana.edu.

Deadline for Summer 2019, Fall 2019 or Academic Year 2019-2020

Application materials are due by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, February 22, 2019.

About the donors

Cynthia Simon Skjodt, B.A. 1980, and her husband, Paul Skjodt, established this scholarship to provide College students the opportunity to have a life-changing experience like their daughter had when she studied in Spain while attending IU.

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Apply now for Spring 2019 exchange program in South Korea!

The College of Arts and Sciences is now accepting applications for 2019 spring semester exchange program at Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU) in South Korea. SKKU offers a large selection of courses taught in English and provides excellent support for visiting exchange students. Since this an IU exchange, students nominated by the College pay their regular IU tuition. Please note that the SKKU spring semester runs from early March until late June.

 

Only College of Arts & Sciences students are eligible for this exchange. Student applications are due by midnight on September 31, 2018, and must include a statement of intent and one letter of recommendation. Minimum GPA is a 3.00, and students must have completed at least one year of study at IU before beginning their studies abroad. IU students pay their regular IU tuition to participate in the exchange, plus housing and assorted visa, personal, and administrative costs abroad. Further information about the exchange, as well as the application, is available on the Student Portal here: https://college.indiana.edu/student-portal/undergraduate-students/international-programs/study-abroad/index.html

Learn more about SKKU Academic Departments here.

Students should contact the College Office of International Affairs at colloia@indiana.edu with further questions.