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Eligibility Requirements for Study Abroad (pdf)

Studying abroad can be a life-changing and exciting part of any degree program here at NIU. The decision to study abroad, as well as the choice of program, location and classes, can be confusing, especially when you realize that NIU has hundreds of programs available in 75 different countries! Fortunately, the staff of the Study Abroad Office is here to help you with your decisions and choices. Browse this web site for information and contact the Study Abroad Office to get started as soon as possible! Students generally should start planning for study abroad during their freshman year; however, seniors, graduate students, and working professionals have choices for study abroad as well. 

The NIU Study Abroad Office is committed to diversity in participants, locations and major field of study in study abroad:

Diversity resources