Study Abroad

Studying abroad can help you gain skills and experiences that you will never forget. Use the information below to determine what fees are paid to each institution and how your financial aid works with each type of program.

Type of Program Money You Pay to Purdue Money You Pay to Study Abroad Program Aid Eligibility


Purdue's tuition and fees Program's housing All aid that you regularly receive from Purdue can be used for this program.


  • Purdue's study abroad fee ($914.10)
  • Insurance ($32/month)
  • Program's fees
  • Housing, if applicable

All aid that you regularly receive from Purdue,except fee
remissions, can be used for this program.


  • If you have a study abroad deferment form or scholarship application that needs to be completed by our office, you may drop off the paperwork in SCHL 305. Our study abroad administrator will complete the form(s) and email you a scanned copy once it is complete.
  • If you receive a Big Moves Scholarship awarded by the Study Abroad Office, it will appear in your financial aid eligibility within 2-3 weeks of our office being notified of your eligibility. Your financial aid, including the Big Moves Scholarship, cannot exceed your cost of attendance for the program.
  • If you are participating in a study abroad program over the summer, refer to the summer requirements to apply for aid eligibility.
  • The Study Abroad Office can help you with questions about specific study abroad programs or eligibility, costs, application deadlines, or deposits.

Purdue University Division of Financial Aid, Schleman Hall, Room 305, 475 Stadium Mall Drive, West Lafayette, IN 47907-2050, (765) 494-5050

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