Financial Aid and Studying Abroad
Most financial aid can be applied to study abroad. You must be enrolled as a full-time student the semester you study abroad. Contact UAB Financial Aid for details on your particular financial aid package.
You will need to complete a consortium agreement in order to receive your financial aid and scholarships to use for your study abroad program. The consortium agreement can be found on your UAB application.
Your scholarships and financial aid will be applied directly to your UAB student account and then refunded to you. It is important to set up direct deposit through BlazerNET to ensure your funds arrive to your bank quickly. Your funds will be released after your consortium agreement is completed and on the first date of your program. UAB/USAC, UAB/ISA and UAB/CISabroad programs all allow payment deferment for fees covered by financial aid and scholarships.
Financial Aid With Special Requirements
- Alabama PACT or GI dependent scholarship have additional requirements. Please contact the Office of Education Abroad Coordinator if you receive these scholarships.
- If you're receiving the UAB Educational Assistance for UAB Employees and Their Families, you can apply that scholarship to tuition for UAB Exchanges and UAB Faculty-led Programs.