Who is eligible to apply?

ACU students who are second semester sophomores, juniors, and first semester seniors are eligible to apply. Students must also be enrolled full-time and in good academic, financial, and conduct standing.

What are the requirements?

  • Minimum 2.50 cumulative GPA
  • Enrolled at Arizona Christian University for at least two concurrent semesters
  • Evidence of prior involvement at ACU (student leadership, music, athletics, etc.)
  • Demonstrate a maturing Christian faith and commitment to the mission and standards of Arizona Christian University
  • All interested students are required to submit an application and, if chosen, participate in an interview with the Study Abroad Selection Team

Do I have to submit an application?

All interested students are required to submit an application and, if chosen, participate in an interview with the Study Abroad Selection Team.

Where can I get an application?

Applications are available on MyACU. Contact Dr. Jared Black, [email protected], with questions.

What is the application timeline?

The application timeline differs based on the semester you intend to attend. Below is a chart outlining the timelines for both fall and spring semesters.

  Fall Semester (2018) Spring Semester (2019)
     
Information Session September 12, 2017
3 – 4 p.m.
SAC 101
January 24, 2018
TBD
Information Session September 13, 2017
3 – 4 p.m.
SAC 101
January 29, 2018
TBD
ACU Application Opens September 15, 2017 February 15, 2018
ACU Application Deadline September 30, 2017 February 28, 2018
FAFSA Submitted to ACU (For Spring) February 28, 2018
Interviews October 1 – 31, 2017 March 1 – 31, 2018
ACU Decision November 1, 2017 April 1, 2018
$250 Study Abroad Set Up Fee* December 1, 2017 May 1, 2018
FAFSA Submitted to ACU (For Fall 2018) February 28, 2018
First deposit due: $2,500** February 28, 2018 July 31, 2018
Second deposit due: $2,500** April 30, 2018 September 30, 2018
Third deposit due: remaining balance $7,500*** June 30, 2018 November 30, 2018
*For those accepted into the program. Fee is non-refundable.
**The first and second deposits are cash only.
***The third and final deposit can include any federal or other sources of financial aid