Funding your Study Abroad Program
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.
For additional scholarship opportunities visit: www.studyabroad.ku.edu/other-scholarship-opportunities
Non-KU students should check into the resources available to them at their home institution.
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. Unofficial Transcript or Advising Report
d. 2 Recommendations
e. Authorization to Release Student Information
f. Student Conduct Verification
g. Financial Aid Questionnaire
h. New Zealand Ministry of Justice Request for Criminal Conviction History
For more detailed information about the application process, please visit our Application Process page.
Working with the head of marketing for Arsenal Football Club was a thrill as well as an exceptional bit of experience.
Embrace the culture surrounding you. Things will be different than you're used to; that's the beauty of it. Do not go on this trip if you aren't looking to challenge your personal comforts.
My favorite part of the program was that it was based on experiences. We were not stuck in a classroom half the time. We had a chance to get to see what the sports industry is like in New Zealand and learn hands how the industry works.