Study Abroad Information

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Plymouth State University is excited to announce that we are partnering with the University of New Hampshire to offer study abroad & study away opportunities for PSU students.

Application Deadlines for Study Abroad
September 25 (for Jterm and Spring study abroad)
March 5 (for Summer and Fall study abroad)


Study Away Eligibility Criteria

  • Be in good standing with PSU Community Standards at the time of application and throughout the study abroad or study away program.
    • A student who is on probation, regardless of the underlying violation, must successfully petition for permission to participate.
    • A student who has had a violation in the past may still need to petition.
  • Approved Programs:
    • Have a minimum 2.5 cumulative grade point average at the time of application and at the time of departure.
    • Will have earned at least 32 credit hours at the time of departure (12 of which at USNH institutions at the baccalaureate level).
    • Have a declared major at the time of application.

Please contact your education abroad advisor if you have any questions.

How to get started

Step 1: Watch the PSU five-minute info session.

Step 2:  Directions for Via-TRM (software used for study abroad) for Plymouth State University students to access the University of New Hampshire study abroad programs.

To create your Via account, please review these step-by-step instructions first, then click on the link below and begin following these instructions:

  • Click Sign Up
  • Create your account by entering your Plymouth e-mail address
  • Enter and confirm a password
  • Verify your organization is the University of New Hampshire (please indicate this even if your organization is Plymouth State University)
  • Confirm your information to create an account
  • You will get a green checkmark if all goes well with creating your account

Once logged in, please start by filling in the information in the “Traveler Info” section so that your information will be complete in the system. Click “Save” before moving to a new section, otherwise your information will be lost.

  • Under “Personal Information”
    • When you get to the “Home Campus” field please type “Plymouth State University” rather than PSU
    • Under the “College or Faculty” field please list your Academic Program (major) at PSU
  • To view programs, click on “Programs” in the dashboard above and Take the Program Match Quiz if you wish
  • Once in programs, click on the heart to save that program for easy viewing later

Now that you have read the instructions thoroughly, Sign Up via:

Bookmark your profile tab for future easy access. You will choose “Sign In” for future Via access.

If you have any issues logging in, please e-mail

Step 3: Schedule a 1:1 with PSU’s education abroad advisor.

Financial aid and scholarship

PSU students can use their current financial aid and scholarships to study abroad. For more information about additional scholarships for study abroad students and how to use your financial aid, please visit Financial aid and scholarship.