You have made the decision to study abroad and discover the world and yourself, congratulations!  The following steps will help guide you through the education abroad process. You have a lot to plan and many big decisions to make, but don't feel overwhelmed! 

Fort Hays State University students can participate in a national or international experience in most any US city or country. Programs range in length from seven (7) days to a full year.

A program is available for you and class credit will transfer to FHSU, regardless of your major, if you plan wisely with your academic advisor prior to departure. Having a plan is key to ensure this lifechanging expereince does not become a financial burden.

The Study Abroad Office is ready to help you prepare and plan.  We have many tips and resources for everything…from getting your passport to packing your suitcase!

Attend study abroad sessions and learn about our programs

Application process

Travel documents

Funding options

Health, insurnace, and emergencies

Additional resources