How to Apply for a Global Opportunities Program
  1. Research your program options
    1. Use our Klein GO Portal to search and learn more about the various program opportunities available through Global Opportunities
  2. Consult with an academic advisor and Student Financial Services
    1. Meet with your College's academic advising team to identify potential terms to study away (academic year, semester, summer, winter or spring break). We also recommend consulting with Student Financial Services to determine the types of financial aid that may be available to off-set the costs of studying away.
  3. Tell us you're interested!
    1. If you would like more information, simply fill out our Inquiries form and we'll follow up via email to find out how we can assist you in your study away adventure.
    2. OR get started with an Advising application with our office. To ensure that you are placed in a program that will best meet your needs and expectations, all students will complete an Advising application through our GO Portal. To begin, search our program database for the program you are interested in and click on the "Apply Now" button. You will be directed to answer a few short questions so we can learn more about you and the experiences you are looking into.
  4. Meet with us
    1. Schedule a one-on-one meeting or just stop in our office in Annenberg Hall, Room 15 to speak with our Peer Advisors and staff about your interests and learn more about our program offerings.
  5. Start your program application
    1. Once your advising application has been reviewed by a Klein GO staff member, you will be provided with access to begin the application for your program of choice. You can preview the application and watch an instructional video on how to get it done while you wait to gain access.
      1. The Klein Global Opportunities application requires:
        1. two (2) references - one academic and one character
        2. an essay approximately one to two pages (500 words) long, describing how the program would contribute to your personal and academic development;
        3. unofficial transcripts from Temple and any previous institutions attended;
        4. that non-Temple students submit official transcripts from their home institutions;
        5. and a current resume and personal statement (if your program offers an internship option)
  6. Apply to fund your program
    1. Apply for scholarships from Klein GO, Klein College, and national organizations. You can search for scholarships using our online database.
  7. Enroll in your program
    1. Once you've been accepted into a program, you will need to submit a $500 non-refundable deposit to secure your place on the program. Your entire enrollment process will be completed through the Klein GO Portal by the following deadlines:
      1. Winter Break 2019: All forms and deposit due by October 18, 2018
      2. Spring semester 2019: All forms and deposit due by October 26, 2018
      3. Spring Break 2019: All forms and deposit due by November 15, 2018
      4. Summer 2019: All forms and deposit due by March 11, 2019
      5. Fall 2019: All forms and deposit due by March 31, 2019
  8. Enjoy your time away!
    1. Attend our pre-departure orientation, pack and prepare to have the time of your life! Enhance your career opportunities, experience beautiful sights, grow academically, and make lifelong friendships!