Payment Schedules:

2016-17 Cornell Off-Campus Courses Payment Schedules

This document includes the most up-to-date payment deadlines for Cornell Off-Campus Courses.

To make a payment:

Payments may now be made online through the self-service website.
When in self-service, the process to make a payment is as follows:
  1. Log in
  2. Go to finances
  3. Go to Make a Payment
  4. Go to Your Account: click on click here to make a payment
  5. Go to Course Trips/View Details
  6. On the drop-down list select your course, for example:  BIO 485 Bahamas
  7. And then proceed with making the payment into your trip account.
  8. Please note that ACH withdraws are free of charge


Cornell courses

Non- Cornell programs (including independent study, internships, practicums)

Off-Campus Study Handbook : Everything you need to know about off-campus study at Cornell in a PDF.

Student Checklist : The study abroad process from start to finish.  Information about about program applications, financial aid, and transferring your credits to Cornell.

Financing your Study Abroad Experience:

Learn about scholarships and fellowships for all levels of study through Academic Affairs, or for information about scholarships (Cornell and outside), and post-graduate opportunities please contact the Coordinator of International & Off-campus Studies (x4385), 2nd floor, Old Sem. 

Tips for Writing an Effective Scholarship/Fellowship: Make your scholarship application stand out.

International Students Visa Resource Sheet:  If you are an international student interested in participating in an off-campus opportunity you may need to obtain additional visas.  Here is some information about where to start.

Insurance Information:

Students and faculty traveling on Cornell-sponsored course trips are covered by a supplemental plan through EIIA/AXIS and Europ Assistance. 

EIIA Foreign Travel Insurance PowerPoint

Travel Information 

Passport: A passport is required for US citizens to travel to most foreign countries, including Canada and Mexico. Our office recommends that you apply for a passport ASAP, allowing at least 6-8 weeks for processing. Applications for new passports and passport renewals can be found on the US Department of State website.  

Country Specific Information: Want to know more about where you're going? The Department of State has specific information about travel, customs, government, for every country in the world. 

International Student ID Card (ISIC): Depending on where you are traveling, having the ISIC can help net you discounts on travel, museums, excursions and more.