EDUCATION ABROAD

UA faculty-led programs

NOTE: At present, UA is supporting faculty-led programs only on a case-by-case basis. Check back for details.

Before you depart:

Passport & visa

Please note: Passport processing times have increased due to covid. If you plan to travel abroad, make applying for a passport your FIRST STEP. Expect up to 18 weeks for routine service and 12 weeks for expedited service. Check the US government travel site for more details on applying and wait times.

  • Your passport should generally be valid at least six months beyond the date of your anticipated return to the U.S.
  • If a visa is required for entry to your destination, the faculty director will provide guidance on how to obtain the visa.

Information about your health insurance

You can find out more information about your the insurance you will have on the Insurance FAQ page.

Check for scholarship opportunities

There are a variety of scholarship opportunities for students wishing to study abroad.

Check the additional resources

There are a number of additional resources that can be helpful to students planning to study abroad.

Non-UA students

For students from another institution outside of UA that will be participating in a UA faculty-led program, make sure to keep in touch with the faculty leader for any additional steps you might have to take.