It is your responsibility to familiarize yourself with these policies and procedures. If you do not follow these procedures, you may not receive full credit. When in doubt, please consult with OCS. Download Academic Requirements and Credit Approval Procedures for Off-Campus Study.

Course Approval Policies and Procedures:

Refer to the Off-Campus Study Handbook.

All courses taken abroad must be pre-approved to guarantee transfer credit.


Course Load Required Off-Campus:

Adobe_PDF_file_icon_24x24 Required Course Load for Programs/Universities with Variable Credit

Each off-campus program/university has a specific course load requirement equivalent to a full local and Colby course load.


Academic Requirements during Off-Campus Study

Adobe_PDF_file_icon_24x24 Academic Requirements 


3 Steps to Timely Credit Transfer after OCS:

Credits from OCS (and grades) will only appear on your Colby record once these steps are complete.