Student Eligibility

Traditional Students

Full-time traditional freshmen who are pursuing a bachelor's degree program at La Roche must meet the following criteria:

  • Earned 45 La Roche credits
  • A GPA of 2.0 or higher
  • Declare a major
  • Maintain full-time status
  • Students must be in good standing with Residence Life and Student Accounts

Transfer Students

Full-time transfer students who enroll at La Roche with 79 credits or less are eligible to participate in Study Abroad+Study USA once they meet these requirements:
  • Earn 30 La Roche credits
  • A GPA of 2.0 or higher
  • Maintain full-time status
  • Students must be in good standing with Residence Life and Student Accounts
  • Pay an additional fee

Non-La Roche Students

Students who don't attend La Roche but are interested in a travel course must submit an application to the Office of Academic Affairs.

These students are responsible for all costs associated with the travel course. The Office of Academic Affairs, along with the faculty member offering the travel course, determines the approval to participate.

Scholar and SCIP Students

Participants in the Scholar Program or the Scholar Credit Initiative Program (SCIP) who earn up to 15 La Roche credits are eligible to participate in Study Abroad+Study USA a semester early.