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Still accepting Colgate Approved Program applications for Fall 2024 only.    
Approved Program applications are accepted November 2, 2023 through February 7, 2024.

All students must complete an OCS approved program application first before applying to any program.

Approved Programs with early application deadlines
Arcadia King's College London                                      Jan 10, 2024
Arcadia University of Oxford colleges                            Jan 15, 2024
St. Lawrence Kenya                                                       Feb. 1, 2024

The following programs have a March 15, 2024 application deadline, but students need to apply early, as these program often fill earlier than that published deadline. Programs accept applications on a rolling basis and they have already started accepting for Fall 2024. OCS will work with any students to apply now to these programs for Fall 2024: Syracuse University Florence, Madrid and Central Europe AIT Budapest.

To begin your Study Group application:

  • Select Search Programs on the menu to the left and choose Faculty-led Study Groups or Extended Studies
  • Click on the program you would like to apply to
  • Click on the Apply Now button

Passport Processing Update:

  • As of November 6, 2023 routine passport processing takes 7-10 weeks from the time the application is received; expedited processing ($60 extra) takes 3-5 weeks.
  • Processing times begin when the application is received by a passport agency and do not include mailing times. 
  • For more information:                                                          

Colgate's Semester Balancing Policy:
This policy is in place to balance participation in off-campus study programs between the semesters in an academic year. This is necessary in order to maintain the integrity of the on-campus academic program, housing, and student activities. Click here to review the policy.