Whether you've been taking courses off-campus for years or are starting to plan a new international course, check out the handbook for information on logistics, pre- and post- departure activities, emergency procedures and more.
Updated June 2014
Includes important information on insurance, emergency procedures, and more.
Off-Campus Course Proposal Form
All off-campus courses, including previously offered courses, must be proposed using this form. The form is initially sent out in the fall of the proceeding year the course is to be offered. Course proposal forms are due October 1st, 2014.
Work with our office to plan the logistics of your course.
Field Trips vs. Off-Campus Trips vs. Off-Campus Courses This chart helps to explain the differences in field trips, off-campus trips, and off-campus courses.
The following forms are useful while in-country:
Students who are participating in Cornell College off-campus courses are subject to College policies as described in the Compass and Catalogue. Faculty who wish to report problematic student behavior, or who have questions regarding student behavior and policies, should contact the Dean of Students, or for academic issues, the Registrar.
Off-Campus Course Trip Information Form (Additional Travelers) To be covered by Cornell's EIIA/Frontier MEDEX travel insurance plan, all off-campus course participants must complete these forms.
To be completed within 30 days of the end of all off-campus courses. This information is essential to assisting the Office of International & Off-Campus Study to plan and coordinate future courses. It is also helpful for faculty members teaching off-campus courses for the first time.
US Department of State Travel Division - How do students apply for passports? Where are the US consulates in India? What countries currently have DoS travel warnings? All of this information and more can be found on the DoS website.
Transportation Security Administration (TSA) - Airport regulations are changing daily; keep up with the latest rules and tips from the TSA.
Center for Disease Control and Prevention - Get up-to-date information about immunizations and other health information by country. Questions about health risks at your destination? Contact the Health Center for more information.