Forms & Resources

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Google Group - Subscribe to stay informed of events and upcoming deadlines!



Facebook Discussion Group - Ask questions or share thoughts about study abroad with other students or with OIS staff (including our student ambassadors!)


OIS Instagram - Follow our students currently abroad as they take over our Instagram!



OIS Student Workers and Ambassadors - A team of 4 study abroad ambassadors and 2 student office staff is here to share their experiences abroad and connect with specific identity groups on campus. Read their bios here!



Study Abroad Basics - online
Study Abroad - Making Sense of your Budget and Bills - powerpoint
Online Pre-Departure Orientation

Wellesley Study Abroad Current & Past Participants (must be logged in to

Wellesley Students Abroad 2004-18
Students Abroad Now


Diversity & Inclusion Resources

Study Abroad Guide for Students of African Descent

Pre-Acceptance Forms

Study Abroad Interest Form - in our Study Abroad app in MyWellesley (optional, available until October 1)
Proposal to Study Away (due December 1 for study abroad during following academic year)
Major Declaration Form (due December 1 for study abroad during following academic year)

If applicable the following petiitions will be added to your record in the Study Abroad Application in myWellesley. Petitions should be submitted by February 1 for the following academic year:

  • Petition to Study Away on a Non-approved Program
  • Petition to Study in Two Destinations in One Academic Year
  • Petition for an Exemption to the Language Policy
  • Petition to Study in a Country with a Travel Warning

Learn more about the petition process here.

Post-Acceptance Forms

Pre-Travel Screening Form (due March 1 for Fall/Year travelers and October 1 for Spring travelers)
Study Abroad Agreement (due April 1 for Fall/Year travelers and November 1 for Spring travelers)
SFS Study Abroad Clearance Form (due April 1 for Fall/Year travelers and November 1 for Spring travelers)

While Abroad and After You Return

Travel Tracker Form  (due within one week of arrival abroad)
List of Key Contacts for Wellesley Alumnae Clubs around the World
Request for Manual Registration (if applicable, due one week prior to Wellesley College registration)
Transfer Credit Request Form (due before the end of your program's add/drop period)
Study Abroad Evaluation  (due within 1 month of completion of study abroad program)

Career Resources

Info on Study Abroad for Government, Law & International Affairs Careers

Additional Resources

Link to Grade Translation Scales
Credit Transfer Information by Program

Non-Wellesley Resources

Wellesley College reviews on Abroad101