Study Abroad FAQs

  • When can I study abroad?
  • What does my G.P.A have to be to apply for study abroad?
  • Do any of the study abroad programs have a language requirement?
  • How can I find out more about a study abroad program that interests me?
  • Do many Canisius students study abroad?
  • How do I apply for study abroad?
  • When are the applications due?
  • Who accepts or denies the applicant?
  • How does the selection committee make acceptance decisions?
  • What happens after I’m accepted?
  • What are my options if I’m not accepted?
  • What will the classes be like?
  • I’m a first-year student, are there classes I should wait to take while I’m studying abroad?
  • Will my credits transfer?
  • What types of housing options will I have when I study abroad?
  • What electronic devices should I bring with me?
  • How much does a semester abroad cost?
  • What is included in the study abroad fee?
  • How do I get money when I’m overseas?
  • How much money am I going to spend abroad?
  • Do I book my own flight?
  • Will I have the opportunity to travel while I am studying abroad?
  • Will friends/family be able to visit me abroad?
  • Will I be safe while I am studying abroad?
  • Will I need health insurance while I am abroad?