Resources for Current Students

Payment Schedules:

2014-15 Cornell Off-Campus Courses Payment Schedules

This document includes the most up-to-date payment deadlines for Cornell Off-Campus Courses, as well as the account numbers that should payments should accompany.  You may send payments to:

Off-Campus Studies
Cornell College
600 First Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314-1098

To ensure proper credit please check that the student's name appears on the check as well as the account number for the course trip.

Off-Campus Course Student Waivers

Off-Campus Course Health Information Form (Students)

Off-Campus Study Handbook : Everything you needed to know about off-campus study at Cornell in a PDF.

Student Checklist : The study abroad process from start to finish.  Information about about program applications, financial aid, and transferring your credits to Cornell.

Financing your Study Abroad Experience: Learn about scholarships and fellowships for all levels of study through Academic Affairs, or for information about scholarships (Cornell and outside), and post-graduate opportunities please contact Kimberly Cullen (x4385), Coordinator of International and Off-Campus Study, second floor, Old Sem.

Tips for Writing an Effective Scholarship/Fellowship: Make your scholarship application stand out.

International Students Visa Resource Sheet:  If you are an international student interested in participating in an off-campus opportunity you may need to obtain additional visas.  Here is some information about where to start.

Insurance Information: Students and faculty traveling on Cornell-sponsored course trips are covered by a supplemental plan through EIIA/AIG. 

EIIA Foreign Travel Insurance PowerPoint

"Packaging Your International Experience" - Global executives say that study abroad boost employability.  Read this to find out how to market your cross-cultural skills. 

Travel Information 

Passport: A passport is required for US citizens to travel to most foreign countries, including Canada and Mexico. Our office recommends that you apply for a passport ASAP, allowing at least 6-8 weeks for processing. Applications for new passports and passport renewals can be found on the US Department of State website.  

Country Specific Information: Want to know more about where you're going? The Department of State has specific information about travel, customs, government, for every country in the world. 

International Student ID Card (ISIC): Depending on where you are traveling, having the ISIC can help net you discounts on travel, museums, excursions and more. 

Flights: Arranging your own travel? Check out discount websites like Kayak, Sidestep, CheapTickets or Orbitz. Or use Bing's Farecaster technology to find the best time to buy.