Study Abroad Approval Process

How to qualify:

  • Maintain a minimum GPA of 2.5 and be in good academic standing
  • Have sophomore status and have completed two regular semesters at Trinity

What’s next?

  • Complete study abroad application
  • Meet with Student Financial Services
  • Receive Approval from Study Abroad Advisor

The Application Process 

Students are required to submit a study abroad application and the following supporting documents:

  1. Recommendation letter from either the program chair of the student’s major program or the student’s advisor.
  2. Typed statement of purpose
  3. Trinity transcript
  4. Transfer of courses form
  5. Financial aid consortium agreement form

Students are responsible for meeting all financial obligations to Trinity as well as the sponsoring program.


Questions? Contact

Kenya Kirkland-  Advisor

Phone: 202-884-9422



Soulyka Agana-Woodbine- Director of Career Development and Preparation




  • Credits earned through approved study abroad programs may be counted towards a Trinity degree as long as the program is offered through an accredited university and has been approved by the Program Chair
  • You must retain textbooks, course syllabi, reading lists, and any major papers produced for courses while abroad.
  • If you do not receive approval for your study abroad program or do not follow the correct application procedures, your coursework will not transfer for degree credit at Trinity.