Predeparture Forms

Predeparture Forms for Fall 2013 Study Abroad Participants

Please download, complete and return the following forms to the OCS Office no later than April 19, 2013.

Health Statement and Liability Waiver
• It is every student’s responsibility to carefully read and become familiar with the health and safety issues of their off-campus destination and the demands associated with studying abroad. Please select your study abroad destination from the lists of countries on the following websites Center for Disease Control (CDC) and the U.S. Department of State and read through carefully.

Proof of Medical Insurance Form
• All students who participate on a study abroad program are required to have health insurance. Please check with your insurance company to ensure that you will be covered both in the U.S. and abroad, if applicable.  Additional information and availability of International Medical Insurance coverage will be communicated by the Whitman OCS office shortly. 

Power of Attorney Form
(Optional)
• All students who receive need-based financial aid are highly recommended to complete this form giving your parents (or another designee) power of attorney for signing documents in your absence. This will help you get loan checks processed quickly. Once you complete the document, you may stop by Mem. 216 or Mem. 102 to have it notarized.  Please remember to have your Federal ID with you for Notary services.