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How To Apply

How to Apply to a Samford Program:
1. Go to the"programs" tab on the home menu page of website (abroad.samford.edu) to browse program offerings. 
2. Schedule an appointment with a Peer Advisor (https://calendly.com/samfordabroad) for an overview of each program.
3. Meet with your academic advisor to discuss which courses and term is best for your academic needs.
4. Apply to the Samford program by clicking "Apply" on the program page. Complete all online forms and submit the online $500 deposit (samford.edu/go/ebill) (step-by-step instructions here)
5. Wait to be notified of program acceptance.
6. Samford will charge all fees to your e-bill the term in which you study.

How to Apply to a Non-Samford Program:
1. Find a program.
2. Talk with your academic advisor about coursework and transfer credits while referencing the program’s course offerings.
3. Apply to the program through the third party's website.
4. Apply through Samford (https://abroad.samford.edu) Please click this link to let us know that you have decided on a program and are in the application process.
5. Complete transient form: https://www.samford.edu/departments/files/Registrar/intl-transient-form.pdf
6. Pay $250 study abroad fee.
7. Talk with our office to make sure you are put in a placeholder course to keep your full-time student status at Samford.
8. Samford will charge all fees to your e-bill the term in which you study.