Accepted Students

Semester Programs
Use this checklist to make sure you are ready to go.

Confirm acceptance
  • Confirm your acceptance with the Wang Center – complete your acceptance paperwork and pay the $250 confirmation deposit if you are participating on a Gateway or Featured program
  • Your passport must be valid for 6 months AFTER your return; renew your passport NOW if necessary. Also note, a valid passport is needed to begin the visa application process – do not delay in applying for or renewing your passport.
  • You can have your passport-sized photos (for visas and passports) taken at the PLU Concierge desk
  • Attend all general and program-specific study away orientations.
  • Submit all required forms* ON TIME

*In addition to the Wang Center forms, you may also have program-specific forms; visit your program’s webpage above for details.

Health Center & Insurance
  • All study away students are required to have a medical assessment more information
  • Maintain domestic insurance while abroad. If you do not have a domestic insurance plan, you must purchase short term insurance in order to study away.
  • Health Center Tips & Preparation
Emergency Contact info
Request accommodation

Important Passport Info


Your passport needs to be valid 6 months after the end of your program.


All required Wang Center forms for semester Study Away can be found under Documents and Forms.

While Away

Review this page of helpful information to keep in mind while you’re studying away. Bookmark or save it for easy access when you’re in your study away location.