Get Started with Education Abroad
The Mission of Education Abroad is to support students in achieving their goals to study abroad. We are here to guide, help, and support students no matter what stage of this process they are at. Schedule an Appointment with us to get started!
UNC offers over 300 programs in over 60 countries. The Pre-Abroad Process is detailed below as your start your journey with Education Abroad.
Whether you are wanting more information or are ready to study abroad, we are here to support you in the Pre-Abroad process. You may come to OpenDoor or Schedule an Appointment at any point in time to get started.
Explore Your Options
- Browse the Education Abroad website to learn more about everything abroad
- Think: What do you want out of a study abroad experience? (program, experience, growth, goals etc.)
Fill Out the Questionnaire
Start and complete the advising questionnaire when you know what types of things you want out of a study abroad experience
Schedule an Advising Appointment
Fill Out the Planning Checklist
Checkout the Pre-Abroad Planning checklist to know what to do next and track your progress
Application Appointment with Advisor
Schedule an appointment with your Advisor to open the application to your program of choice together
Complete Your Application by the Deadline
Gather the necessary documents for your application and submit it by the deadline
Education Abroad and Cultural Fair
UNC's annual Education Abroad and Cultural Fair on the east lawn of Michener Library. Organized to celebrate cultures around the world and encourage UNC students to experience those cultures by traveling abroad.