Passports and Visas

If you do not have a passport or your current passport will expire soon, please apply for a new passport now . To study abroad for a semester, you will need a passport valid through six months after your program ends and a long-stay visa.

Syracuse Abroad has two visa submissions options: group and independent. If you submit your materials before the given deadlines, you will be able to participate in the group submission. Below you will find packet information for the group submissions, independent instructions can be provided by Matt Maloney via email.


Discovery Florence Visas: Due May 18

Students unable to participate in the group submissions should contact Matt Maloney for further instructions.

Discovery Florence Visa Packet Group Submission [PDF, 3MB]


Discovery Madrid Visas: Due May 18

Students unable to participate in the group submissions should contact Matt Maloney for further instructions.

Discovery Madrid Visa Packet Group Submission [PDF, 269KB]


Discovery Strasbourg Visas

*All Strasbourg students will need to apply for their visa independently.

Campus France Instructions [PDF]

Discovery Strasbourg Visa Packet [PDF]