What you need to do...and WHEN you need to do it:


September or

October or

November or

December or

  • Enroll in GS250 via Webopus (NO pre-requisites)
  • If you've already completed GS250, enroll in GS251 (Pre-requisites: GS250/instructor's signature)
  • GS250 and 251 are required for all international programs not run by FLC faculty.


  • Read online lessons in Canvas
  • Check individual program admission deadlines. Each program has different deadlines.
  • Complete pre-application packets. ONLY completed application packets are accepted.
  • Deadlines for Exchange Programs
  • International Programs Office Application reviews.
  • Start looking into student visas and apply through the appropriate consulate or embassy. This is YOUR responsibility.
  • Housing, transportation, and course registration procedures arranged.
  • Make an appointment through IPO for Exit interview and final review of program specifics
  • Attend pre-departure orientation
  • Make sure you are correctly registered in Webopus.
  • Complete travel plans.

And while you are away...

  • Be smart and stay safe.
  • Keep in touch with loved ones
  • Study hard, play hard, and absorb all you can.

Contact us

130 Skyhawk Station

Scott Miller
SEVIS Officer
International Student Advisor
Email: miller_scott@fortlewis.edu
Phone: 970-986-6898

Yuriko Miller
Study Abroad Advisor
Email: miller_y@fortlewis.edu
Phone: 970-986-6922