Education Abroad Registration and Next Steps

REGISTER to study, intern, volunteer, or research abroad, APPLY to your Education Abroad Program, COMPLETE paperwork prior to departure, and ATTEND pre-departure orientation.

STEP 1:   Log in to myUMW and the Education Abroad Registration Portal.

STEP 2:   Select your program type and term and follow the prompts on each screen of the registration process.

STEP 3:   You will receive a confirmation e-mail when your registration is complete.

STEP 4:  Apply to the UMW Approved Education Abroad program by the deadlines stated below.  If your program is not on the approved list, contact CIE.

TERM
UMW DEADLINE
PROGRAM DATES
SUMMER
mid-March
Early May to early August
ACADEMIC YEAR
mid-March
July/August to June
FALL SEMESTER
mid-March
July/August to mid-December
SPRING SEMESTER & WINTER BREAK
mid-October
December/January to early June

Note: UMW Faculty-Led Programs are hosted during winter, spring, and summer breaks, and their deadlines for both registration and payment are different than those listed on the chart above.  Click here for more information about UMW Faculty-Led Programs.

STEP 5: Complete the necessary forms for participating in an Education Abroad program and attend a mandatory pre-departure orientation.  Click here for the big picture, click here to download forms, click here for pre-departure planning, and click here for payments and financial aid.  Folders with all the forms are available in the CIE office (Lee Hall, room 434), so stop by and pick one up and meet with a Peer Advisor too!