Learn about finding programs in specific subjects and disciplines.
Before you choose or change your courses, identify which ones are eligible for credit transfer upon return.
Learn about credit enrollment requirements for your program, which may use the semester system.
Learn about how to earn credit for courses, internships and research projects upon return.
In addition to application and pre-departure requirements, while abroad you must follow both Northwestern and program-specific requirements.
Many programs give students the opportunity to conduct original research or fieldwork while abroad.
An internship or service learning placement can give you another chance to engage with the local community.
This page covers how your study abroad work will be reflected on your transcript.
Depending on your student status, you may need to complete certain steps before studying abroad.