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Student Exchange - Outbound Students

Study and live abroad for a semester on the Student Exchange Program. At Fisher, you have the opportunity to represent Fisher College of Business and OSU at one of our many highly-ranked exchange partners around the world, where you will study as a fulltime student.

Application Deadlines

 Undergraduate: December 31, 2013
  • If you are planning to participate in a Student Exchange Program, please note the application process typically begins ONE ACADEMIC YEAR prior to your intended exchange program term.
  • Applications will be received online and students will be admitted on a first come, first served basis.

Criteria to Apply for Exchange


NOTICE TO OSU INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS: As an international student, you must have a multiple entry visa to ensure your ability to re-enter the US after the program. You are responsible for obtaining any visas required to travel and to return to the U.S. to continue your studies at OSU after the program.


How to Apply

  • Complete the online application and interview by the deadline. Your application will not be considered complete until ALL required documents have been submitted.

Questions on the Student Exchange Program

  • Attend a Go Global General Walk-in Session
    To learn more about all global programs offered and their deadlines, attend one of the general walk-in sessions listed below:
  • Attend an Exchange Weekly Info Session
    To learn more about the exchange program, attend one of the weekly info sessions available from September to November. Meeting times are below:
  • How to Fund Study Abroad
    To learn more about the what options you have to fund your exchange program, read our Funding Study Abroad webpage.

    NOTICE: In countries under a current Department of State Travel Warning, undergraduate students cannot use scholarship awards for study abroad programs and/or individual international projects outside of venues approved by Ohio State.  Graduate and professional students may petition the Study Abroad Health and Safety Committee for approval a minimum of three months prior to proposed travel.  Countries currently on Department of State Travel Warning can be viewed at:  For further information on the policy and/or the petition process, please see the Office Of International Affairs, Travel Advisory Warnings and Petitions page, or contact Dru Simmons (, international risk manager.
  • Contact Kozue Isozaki at with questions not answered in the links and sessions above.