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UT Tyler Center for Global Education

Office of International Programs

Study Abroad

Step 1:
Research travel/study programs offered by UT Tyler.

Step 2:
Attend a study abroad informational meeting or meet with a study abroad advisor at the Office of International Programs. Contact

Step 3:
Meet with your departmental advisor to make sure that the study abroad course/program fulfills your degree requirements.

Step 4:
Complete the proper forms from the options below:

Step 5:
Be aware of fees/deposit deadlines for chosen program. Including the application fee for studying abroad. 

Step 6:
Research and apply for financial aid and scholarships.

Step 7:
Purchase a Study Abroad Health Insurance plan from Academic HealthPlans.

Step 8:
Attend mandatory “Study Abroad for Students” workshop (this workshop is offered once each semester). During the workshop, students will:

  • Complete UT Tyler Release Form, Participant Responsibility Form and Emergency Contact Form.
  • Register with International SOS. Contact to obtain instructions. 
  • Register with Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP).
  • Receive emergency contact card to be kept in possession at all times during trip.

Step 9:
Complete mandatory post-trip evaluation form.