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Getting Started


1. Review "Program Listings"                                                                                                             Click on the name of the program to go to the program information page. Students are also encouraged to review the Study Away Handbook
2. Attend a Mandatory Study Away General Information Session All study away applicants are required to attend ONE Study Away General Information Session each year. Dates and times of these sessions are applicable in your program application and at the Study Away Office.
3. Apply to a Program  If the program is currently accepting applications, you will see a button labeled ‘Apply Now’ on the left-hand side. Click on the  ‘Apply Now’ button to begin your application. You may apply up to 3 programs per term.

Under the Dates/Deadlines, you will find the terms in which this program is available, the application deadline, the decision date (the date when the faculty will begin notifying students of their decisions), and the start and end dates for travel. 
4. Start Your Application                If this is your first time applying for study away, you will be asked if you are a Furman user: answer ‘Yes’. Then you will be prompted to login with your Furman network name and password. Next, you will be asked if you want to create a profile using your Furman information: answer ‘Yes’.  This will create your account.

You are responsible for completing all requirements before the program's application deadline.
4. Interview Once the program application deadline passes, most programs will hold in-person interviews. It is essential to properly prepare for these interviews and arrive early for the process.

Application Deadlines: Dates vary by program. GET DETAILS.