Fox Study Abroad Process

Do Your Homework – Start Planning

  1. Attend Foundations of Study Abroad session
  2. Schedule an appointment with your academic advisor to make an academic plan. Consider what courses will fit in your program and take into account residency requirements:
    – The majority (at least 51%) of each major, minor, certificate must be completed  through Fox unless otherwise specified in the requirements for the minor or certificate.
    – A minimum of 50% of a student’s business courses must be completed through Fox.
    – 45 of the student’s last 60 credits must be taken at Temple University.
    – To graduate with Latin Honors, a student must complete at least 60 semester hours of the program matriculated at Temple.
  3. Meet with Study Abroad Advisor in 200 Tuttleman regarding:
    – Program options
    – Course offerings
    – Request for Approval to Study Abroad form
    – Application(s)
    – Visa information
    – Scholarship information
  4. Attend Financing Study Abroad, Scholarship, and program-specific info sessions.

Prepare for the Selected Program

  1. For External Programs, gather any syllabi needed to have courses evaluated.
  2. Submit Approval to Study Abroad form and course syllabi for review
    • Submit Business and GenEd course evaluations to your academic advisor
    • Submit free elective courses to specific department evaluator.
  3. Your advisor will contact you once the business evaluations are received, your course approval will be signed, and a copy will be kept for your academic file.
  4. Submit complete course approval to Education Abroad.
  5. Follow up on your next steps with Education Abroad

 Enjoy your experience abroad.

  • Take your academic plan with you.
  • Register for your returning semester during priority registration.
  • Contact your advisor to set-up a virtual advising appointment if needed.

What’s Next?

  • Remember to request your transcript at the completion of your study abroad program and have it sent to:
    Education Abroad & Overseas Campuses
    200 Tuttleman Learning Center
    1809 N 13th St
    Philadelphia, PA 19122
  • Follow-up with your advisor the following semester to confirm credits were posted.

Special note: You are responsible to keep copies of all your documentation.