Study Abroad Steps

Studying abroad doesn't have to seem complicated -we're here to support and walk you through it each step of the way! No matter where you are in the process, the Kent State Education Abroad staff will provide guidance and direction for your needs. We have divided the study abroad process into three phases: 1) Before You Go, 2) While Abroad, 3) When You Return.

before you go:

Take the first steps to finding your program, learning about financial aid, and getting all the basics.

Read This Before Departing


There are important things to keep in mind now that you're overseas. Click the link below for details on credit transfer and more.

Review These Important Details


The journey isn't over just because you've returned! Learn how to maximize your study abroad experience on your resume, get involved in international activities on campus, and work through reverse culture shock.

Keep Your Experience Alive