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Study Abroad

Your Steps to Go Abroad

You have decided to embark on an international experience, and now you have to carefully follow a series of steps that will guarantee success and a smooth planning of your Study Abroad program.

  1. Make an appointment with an Education Abroad Advisor at the Office of International Affairs by calling (954) 262-7240.
  2. Get acquainted with the Study Abroad Program/Destination that interests you.
  3. Consult with your Academic Advisor as to the feasibility of this experience based on where you are in your NSU program.
  4. Select the courses you are going to take at the university abroad.
  5. Obtain Syllabi to bring to your Academic Advisor for approval.
  6. Complete Study Abroad admission process (with foreign university or Study Abroad provider).
  7. If using Financial Aid process corresponding Financial Aid forms, see Education Abroad Document Packet for instructions.
  8. Process VISA for the country you will be travelling to (if required).
  9. Attend  meetings with the OISS Study Abroad Advisor for pre-travel preparation.
Make sure you keep us informed on how you are doing. Our office will contact you to let you know the deadline for this document, which you will work on while you are abroad. Complete the Study Abroad Progress Report.
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