Global Perspective Program

Application Process 2012-2013 (Exchange Program: 2011-2012)

Have questions about what happens to an application?  Don't miss the SGA sponsored Information Session on Wednesday, September 28 from 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. in AK 116. 

To review the Global Perspective Program’s policy on student judicial record review please click here.

 

To view which off-campus programs are offered when, click here.  

 

Please follow the steps outlined below to successfully complete your off-campus project application: 

 

1.  APPLY  (All applicants must be in good academic standing at the time of application.)

This involves completing the entire application in .pdf, printing it, signing where required, producing a one (1) page resumé, and writing the reference letter.  Please follow all instructions in the application.  Your application is not complete if any part is not filled in, unsigned, or not personally submitted in hard copy to the IGSD.  Please click on the application you wish to complete:

IQP Application    MQP Application   HU&A Application    Exchange Program Application

*See Morocco IQP instructions below (under "Important Deadlines")

 

2.  ATTEND SITE SESSIONS 

There are mandatory site sessions for all IQP, HU&A, MQP and the Konstanz, Germany Exchange Program. You are required to attend one site session of your first choice (attendance is taken).  You are strongly encouraged to attend as many different sessions as interest you before deciding on your first choice.  The schedule for information site sessions is available can be found here (by date) and here (by site).  The schedule for MQP information site sessions is available here.

3.  APPLY TO A SITE 

Site specific applications will only be available at the site sessions. You may only turn in one (1) site specific application, but you are encouraged to rank each site in your preferred order of consideration.  The more sites and terms you are willing to consider the greater your chances of being placed. No one is guaranteed placement in their first choice.  Please place an X next to all sites for which you do not wish to be considered.

4. SIGN UP FOR AN INTERVIEW (IQP & HU&A only) 

Each applicant must be interviewed for their first choice site.  You will only be interviewed once.  If you sign up for more than one (1) interview you may be disqualified.  Interviews will happen in the office of the person conducting the interview. It is your responsibility to find out where that is.  There is a limited window of time as to when you can access the sign-up site. The web sign-up site for IQP and HU&A interviews is available here. Access to the on-line scheduler program begins on Friday, November 4 at 12:00 a.m. (midnight).  Access will end on Tuesday, November 8 at 6:00 p.m. Those of you who are applying to an MQP center or for Exchange will be contacted by the Center Director of your first choice site to schedule an interview. Click here for interviewers and office locations.

5.  CAREFULLY READ, REVIEW AND RETURN DOCUMENTS 

You will receive a letter from the IGSD informing you of the outcome of your application:  accepted, provisionally accepted, wait-listed, or denied.  You must read, review and return the appropriate enclosed documents (and a deposit) to the IGSD to secure your participation in the program.  The letter will outline the required next steps.

Please reference the table below to determine when the mandatory deadlines are. (Your ability to meet deadlines matters!  It is one of the factors those reviewing your application will consider in determining your eligibility for an off-campus experience. You will not be sent reminder e-mail messages.)

 

Important Deadlines

IQP

General application due:  September 29 at 1:00 p.m. in the IGSD office (Project Center, 2nd floor)

Site information sessions scheduled:  October 4 to October 13 and October 25 to October 28.  (View information session schedule here.)

Site-specific application due:  November 2 before 1:00 p.m. in the IGSD office (Project Center, 2nd floor)

Interview sign-up (on-line):  November 4 at midnight to November 8 at 6:00 p.m.

Interviews conducted:  November 14 to November 22 and November 28 to December 2. (Interviews take place in the interviewer's office.)

Decision letters mailed:  January 5, 2012

Participant Statement of Agreement and deposit due:  January 19, 2012 (E & A'12 only); February 9, 2012 all other IQP off-campus project centers.

* Morocco IQP deadlines: 

Application Deadline: January 27

Notification letters mailed: February 10

Deposits Due: February 22

 

There is no application required for those students who completed a 2012-2013 application, we will just use that application, and attach a new transcript. Students who have not submitted an application must submit the full application.

 

MQP

General application due:  November 3 at 1:00 p.m. in the IGSD office (Project Center, 2nd floor)

Site information sessions scheduled:  October 25 to October 27 ( Note  3 days only!)

Site-specific application due:  November 3 at 1:00 p.m. in the IGSD office (Project Center, 2nd floor)

Interviews conducted:  November 9 to November 29 and November 28 to December 2. (Interviews take place in the interviewer's office)

Decision letters mailed:  January 5, 2012

Participant Statement of Agreement and deposit due:  January 19, 2012 (E & A'12 only); February 9, 2012 all other MQP off-campus project centers. 

 

Humanities & Arts

General application due: October 6 at 1:00 p.m. in the IGSD office (Project Center, 2nd floor)

Site information sessions scheduled:  October 4 to October 13 and October 25 to October 28(View information session schedule here.)

Site-specific application due:  Not applicable

Interview sign-up (on-line):  November 4 at midnight to November 8 at 6:00 p.m.

Interviews conducted:  November 14 to November 22 and November 28 to December 2. (Interviews take place in the interviewer's office)

Decision letters mailed:  January 5, 2012

Participant Statement of Agreement and deposit due:  January 19, 2012

 

Exchange (2011-2012 academic year)

General application due: October 14 at 1:00 p.m. in the IGSD office (Project Center, 2nd floor)

Site information sessions scheduled:  October 4 to October 13 and October 25 to October 28 (View information session schedule here.)

Site-specific application due:  Not applicable

Interview sign-up (on-line):  October 27 at 8:00 a.m. to October 28, 2011 at 3:00 p.m.

Interviews conducted:  October 31 and November 3.

Decision letters mailed:  November 4, 2011

Participant Statement of Agreement due:  November 7, 2011

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