Application Instructions

  • Meet with a study abroad advisor to discuss study abroad options as well as Sweet Briar College-related study abroad policies.
  • Complete your study abroad application.
  • Complete and sign the health and wellness information document.
  • Two recommendations are required. Both should be from professors familiar with your college academic background and with your reasons for wanting to study abroad. If you are applying to a program with a language component, one recommendation must be from a language teacher with whom you recently studied. (And don’t forget to follow up with an email thanking those who write recommendations for you.)
  • Requests for official transcripts should be made directly to the registrar’s office. This service is provided free of charge.
  • After submission of ALL application materials, you will be contacted by the international studies office to let you know of acceptance decisions.

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