Below is the spring quarter schedule for UW Study Abroad workshops. If you are working with students planning to study abroad or those just thinking about it, please encourage them to attend. It’s never too early to connect with resources, especially those that can help students save money. Also, if any of you advisers are interested, you are also welcome to attend any of these workshops. Many thanks again for your continued support.
Financial Planning Workshops
The Financial Planning Workshop provides students with important information about financial aid, scholarships, loans, and how the timing of a program can impact costs. Students will also receive tips on booking airfare, budgeting, and money-saving strategies.
· Tuesday, April 17, 2:30-4pm, MGH 171 (MGH 171)
· Wednesday, April 25, 3:00-4:30pm, SMZ 450 (SMZ 450)
· Wednesday, May 9, 2:00-3:30pm, ECC 208 (ECC 208)
Gilman Scholarship Info Sessions
This scholarships awards up to $5,000 for undergraduate study abroad. Students must be receiving a federal Pell grant as part of their financial aid package to be eligible and be studying in a host country for a minimum of 21 consecutive days. Students planning to study abroad in winter, spring or summer 2018 are strongly encouraged to attend.
o Wednesday, April 18, 12:30-1:30pm, MGH 171 (MGH 171
o Tuesday, May 1, 3:00-4:00pm, COM 226 (COM 226
o Wednesday, May 16, 3:00-4:00pm ECC 206 (ECC 208)
Global Opportunities Adviser
UW Study Abroad
22 Gerberding Hall, Box 351237
206.221.6059 / kmparker / washington.edu/studyabroad