The Office of 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 and Fall and Academic Year programs and October 1 for Spring, Winter Break and Spring Break programs.
Non-KU students should check into the financial resources available to them at their home institutions.
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. Verification of Minimum GPA Requirement
c. Spanish Courses
d. Unofficial Transcript or Advising Report
e. 1 General Recommendation and 1 Language Recommendation
f. Authorization to Release Student Information
g. Student Conduct Verification
h. Financial Aid Questionnaire
Priya Jaya Hebbar, Summer 2017 Participant
Living with a host family was the most rewarding experience of the program. I was able to fully immerse into the culture and create a strong bond with the family.
Alexander Gale Sharp, Summer 2012 Participant
The weekend excursions were absolutely wonderful. I couldnt have had a better trip.
Clenton Carey Tippin, Summer 2012 Participant
I enjoyed living in Barcelona and not feeling like I was a tourist. I felt like I was apart of the city.