Application Process & Deadlines

Ferris Short-Term Programs deadlines vary for Spring and Summer Semesters. Contact the Study Abroad Office for application deadlines.

  • Attend a Program Meeting.
  • Meet with a finanical aid advisor.
  • Complete application found online and submit with necessary documents and app fee to the Office of International Education

A completed Ferris Short-Term application consists of:


International Semester Programs have set deadlines: summer study abroad - January 15; fall semester exchanges - March 15; spring semester exchanges - October 15.

  • Look at the options available on the study abroad website - if you are looking at a program not found on the website, please consult the study abroad office for assistance.
  • Schedule a meeting with the study abroad office - bring completed application for semester/summer program.
  • Meet with your academic advisor, financial aid, etc.

National Student Exchange deadlines for the next academic year are the previous mid-February. Check with the study abroad office for details.

  • Look at the NSE website and at the possibilities.
  • Schedule a meeting with the study away office – bring completed application for semester/summer program.
  • Meet with your academic advisor, financial aid.