Study Abroad Advising

Masks are not required per current campus and local guidance, but masks are ALWAYS welcome.

If you are not feeling well, please re-schedule or switch to a virtual appointment, even with short notice.

Summer Exploration Advising Hours-Beginning May 16

Advising appointments

Tuesday-Friday, appointment only, check Starfish for the available timeslots each day.
Virtual only (Zoom or phone)

Schedule an appointment

Drop-in advising

Mondays, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
In-person (Study Abroad Resource Center)


Have a question about a study abroad program or your application?

Email peeradvisor@studyabroad.wisc.edu or call us 608-265-6329.
We are available during our regular business hours Monday – Friday, 8:00AM-4:30PM.

Don’t want to wait for advising? 

Check out our Introduction to Study Abroad Canvas course for answers to common study abroad questions.

If you have more in-depth questions after your general advising session, you may schedule an appointment through Starfish with a professional advisor.

Application or Course Equivalent Request (CER) Appointments can cover the following topics:

  • Application advising (online application, program-specific forms, etc.)
  • Program eligibility (including GPA and language requirements)
  • Course Equivalency Request (CER) process
  • Grade processing and transcripts

Find your Enrollment Specialist Advisor

Study Abroad Advising Appointments can cover the following topics:

Find your Study Abroad Advisor

Drop-in Advising

Funding Info Sessions

Did you know you may be able to apply your
financial aid towards a study abroad experience?
Bring your questions to a drop-in advising session
with Heidi Johnson from the Office of Student Financial Aid.

  • Thursday, March 3 | 12-2 pm CST
  • Monday, April 4 | 12-2 pm CST
  • Monday, May 2 | 12-2 pm CST
No appointment necessary.
All drop-in advising is in the Study Abroad Resource Center
(3rd Floor Red Gym).
Take a deep dive into how to fund your study abroad program!
These sessions will cover how to determine the cost of your
program, using financial aid, scholarships, budgeting and creating
fundraising strategies, and more.

View All Study Abroad Funding Events