As an Academic Advisor, you play a very important role in international education. Advisors encourage students to consider studying abroad, recommend what programs suit their goals and determine which courses they should select. You also serve on selection committee and scholarship review panels. Study Abroad appreciates the support and encouragement you provide for students considering studying abroad.
Explore the resources listed below designed to help you help your students take their education globally.
UT Austin Advisor Guide
My Credit Abroad Database
Help plan your student's study abroad by exploring the My Credit Abroad (MyCA) Database. MyCA is a compilation of classes students have taken while abroad and what UT credit was awarded. This historic tracking document lists classes, flags and IRG track information for student and advisor planning.
Our program search makes it easy to help students find the program that works for them. Explore the 400+ approved study abroad, internship and service learning programs. Search by country, semester, language and area of study.
Information About Credit
Our Academic Records Coordinator helps to navigating credit transfers and finding course equivalents can be confusing but our Academic Records Coordinator would be happy to assist you with any questions about credit for students that are currently abroad or have returned.
Latin America Advising Resources
Students at UT Austin are encouraged to study abroad in Latin America. The Latin America Advising Resource is a tool for academic advisors to assist with speaking with students about opportunities in Latin America regardless of major, language level or financial need.
Would you like to get involved in with a curriculum project or volunteer for a committee? Did you study abroad? Interested in hosting a presentation or participating in an event? We could use your help. Send us an email. We’d love to hear from you.
Contact a Program Coordinator
Get to know the team of program coordinators on campus, both in the International Office and in the colleges, that supports students going abroad. They are your go-to for advising students and finding the perfect program.
Connect with Us
Join us on social media to get important updates, explore news and developments and read some of our amazing life changing student stories.
Participate in Events
Attend one of our upcoming events and encourage your students to attend