Undergraduate students must have a minimum institutional cumulative GPA of 2.75, 3.0 for graduate students. Students must be 19 years of age prior to the start date of the program, be in good academic standing with AUM and not have any pending judicial actions.
Housing types will vary according to program location, type and length. Typical options include on- or off-campus dormitories and apartments.
No, you can apply without a passport in hand. However, you should apply for it as quickly as possible because it will be needed to process paperwork and tickets prior to departure. Students are responsible for passport costs. For more information regarding passport application, please refer to Travel.State.Gov.
In most cases, yes; however, clarification on this requirement will be covered during the application process. Students are responsible for visa costs.
For further assistance in applying for a visa, visit the U.S. Department of State Visa Wizard.
Currently AUM offers study abroad options ranging from short-term faculty-led programs to programs in lengths of a few weeks, one semester, or one year.
Foreign language fluency is not necessary to partake in most study abroad programs. Most host countries offer courses in English. However, some knowledge of customs, culture and language is advised.
Many Study Abroad programs offer courses with transferable credit. However, you should consult your AUM academic advisor early in the Study Abroad application process to clarify the issue.