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Application Process

Applications for FSB Ecuador will open online February 27th, 2014.


  1. Course and Program Prerequisites Required: Students must have a 2.60 G.P.A. by the time the program begins. Winter Term accepted students must be available in the fall for the pre-departure meetings and Summer Term students must be available for all spring pre-departure meetings. All course prerequisites must be complete prior to the beginning of the program.
  2. Information Session Attendance Required for the first round, and will be held in 0033 FSB from 5:30 - 6:30 PM on the following dates:  2/26, 3/6, 3/10, 3/18. The FSB Winter Program roster is usually filled by the end of September, but may fill as early as July. The Summer Program rosters are usually established by early to mid-October. An application may be submitted as soon as one has attended an information session.  ** Info sessions are not required to apply in the second or final round.
  3. Disciplinary Record Requirement: All applicants must submit a disciplinary waiver form.  Acceptance to a program will be based, in part, on a review of each student’s disciplinary records. The nature of the offense, date of the offense, and disciplinary status will be considered. Students on disciplinary probation may not participate in a Farmer School of Business winter workshop.  Please see the FSB Disciplinary Policy.


Apply on-line at www.studyabroad.miamioh.edu

  • Search by the program name.


  • Attendance to an information session (mandatory for first round applications ONLY)
  • A disciplinary waiver form signed electronically on-line.
  • An application submitted online.

Application Deadline:

  • FSB Ecuador Winter Term Program
    • First round due March 21, 2014. All completed applications will be considered.
    • Second round (March 22 - May 9, 2014).
    • Final Round (May 10 - July 1, 2014, or until roster is full).

Notification Date:

  • FSB Ecuador Winter Term Program
    • First round acceptance notification sent out by e-mail by March 31, 2014.
    • Second and final round notification to be sent per rolling acceptance.

Deposits & Payments (For accepted students):

  • FSB Ecuador Winter Term Program
    • First round acceptance, deposit due April 14, 2014.  The deposit for this program is $1,000.00.
    • Second and final round acceptance requires a deposit due within two weeks of notification of acceptance.  $1,000.00.
  • Balance due of $1,900.00. To be paid in 2 installments of $950.00 each, due June 16 and August 25.