KU Study Abroad can do personalized financial aid and scholarship advising for students. Please visit 108 Lippincott Hall or call 785-864-3742 to set up an appointment. KU students who qualify for financial aid in the form of Stafford and/or other loans, Federal Grants, and KU or outside scholarships may apply the aid to the cost of a study abroad program.
KU Study Abroad supplemental scholarships are available to KU degree seeking students. Applications are available online. The scholarship application deadline is March 1 for Summer, March 15th for Fall and Academic Year programs and October 1 for Spring, Winter Break and Spring Break programs.
All applicants will be required to complete several documents for each study abroad application. Below is a list of documents that will need to be completed for an application.
a. Statement of Purpose
b. Academic Plan and Approval Form
c. Verification of Minimum GPA Requirement
e. Official Transcript
f. 1 General Recommendation and 1 Language Recommendation
g. Authorization to Release Student Information
h. Student Conduct Verification
i. Financial Aid Questionnaire
Cassidy Alan Schmidt, Academic Year 2013 Participant
Getting involved in student clubs gave me an amazing amount of insight into Japanese college student lifestyle and aided my language acquisition greatly. Not to mention the friends I will never forget.
Michael J Tamburelli Jr., Academic Year 2012 Participant
My favorite part of this program was the fact that Sophia University is located in the heart of Tokyo. By virtue of this, there was literally something new that one could do every day.
Spring 2012 Participant
My collective experience in Japan has inspired me to really strive for another level of excellence in myself, and in my passions/areas of study.