To Apply

Before Applying

Before creating an application to study abroad: 

  • Review the general study abroad and program specific eligibility requirements. Make sure you meet the minimum GPA requirement for your program. 
  • Global Education STRONGLY encourages you to research the program thoroughly and discuss your plans with:
    • The Office of Global Education / Program Coordinator
    • Your academic advisor(s)
    • Financial Aid Office
    • Any family members or other parties involved in the decision making process

Refer to the program checklist below for release dates and the final application deadlines for each semester. Approximate deadlines for applications are as follows:

For study abroad during:
  • Winter
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Fall
  • Academic Year
Applications are due:
  • Mid-September
  • Mid-September
  • Late-February/Early-March
  • Late-February/Early-March
  • Late-February/Early-March

Application Instructions

USE INTERNET EXPLORER OR GOOGLE CHROME to access the online application. 

Step 1: Click Here to Access the Online Application System

  • Search for the program that you wish to apply to and click on the name of the program
  • On the Program’s page click the “Apply Now button.
  • Click I have a username and password”
  • Log in (Use your MU username and password)
  • "Do you wish to register on this site...?" Click Yes and Submit.
  • Click on the term that you are applying to and click Apply (only the current term will show)

Step 2: You will be brought directly to your Application Checklist:

  • Review each paperwork item as outlined on the application page
  • Follow the instructions to complete and submit each item
  • As you complete or hand-in each item a checkmark will show in the “Received” column.
  • You can upload documents using the “Attached Documents” section, you may email them to, or hand them in in-person.
  • Two items you must physically submit to the office are the $50 application fee and the $500 study abroad participation fee. 

NOTE: The office will not review an application until we have received these payments. 

Step 3: In order to access your checklist the next time you log in: 

  • Log into your account.
  • On the top-right navigation bar click "Applicant Home"
  • On your "Applicant Home" page you may edit your profile and access your checklist.
  • Please edit your profile to make sure that your contact information is all up-to-date.

For Non-Millersville University Students:

  • Use the link above to access the online application system.
  • Search for the program that you wish to apply to and click on the name of the program
  • On the Program’s page click the “Apply Now button.
  • Click "I do not have login credentials to this site"
  • Enter your user information and click "Create Account"
  • A username and temporary password will be emailed to you. 
  • Refer to Steps 2 and 3 as listed above. 

*If you have any technical questions or issues concerning the Terra Dotta system email