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Application Process & Deadlines


Salvador, Brazil

You will need to complete, at minimum, two applications for study abroad if you would like to obtain Brandeis credit for your work overseas:

Brandeis Study Abroad Application Deadline

Applications submitted after 11:59pm on the stated deadline will be considered late. 

  • Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017: Deadline for Fall 2017, Spring 2018 and full Academic Year 2017-2018

Application Overview

The Brandeis application consists of the following pieces:

  • Material Submissions:
    • Academic Proposal of Study
    • Study Abroad Funding Workshop (if applicable)
    • External Application Approval form (if applicable)
  • Signature Documents:
    • Application Photo
    • Statement of Agreement
  • Questionnaires:
    • Application Statements for Brandeis Study Abroad
    • Emergency Contacts
  • Assessment:
    • Financial Aid quiz (if applicable)
  • Recommendation:
    • One Letter of Recommendation (for some programs)
Please schedule an appointment with the Office of Study Abroad if you would like to open a study abroad application. For more information about the individual components of the application, please visit our Application Materials web page.

Application Decision Notification

The study abroad approval decisions will be posted mid-March.  Once the Study Abroad Application Review Committee has reached its decision, you will receive an email notifying you of a Change in Status.  Log into your Brandeis Study Abroad Database account and read the decision letter.