Study Through Programs Approved By Hope College
for off campus study
Studying Off Campus During
The Academic Year
Students choosing to enroll in
approved off-campus study program are
eligible to receive all of their financial aid (including Hope
merit scholarships, awards, need-based grant aid and federal/state
up to two (2) semesters of off-campus study (see possible exceptions
noted below). This two semester limit applies to all off-campus
study programs, both international (including Queretaro) and
domestic (including the Philadelphia Semester or the Washington
off-campus programs are those programs in which students
are considered enrolled at Hope College and are billed through
- The Hope College Tuition Waiver, the GLCA Tuition
Waiver or the Creative Dining Service Scholarship may be used
only for the Philadelphia Semester, the Queretero Program, or the Washington
- Federal Work Study (FWS) funds are not available to you during your
off campus semester/year. You may
want to consider
for additional loan funds to cover the loss of this work resource
if you were awarded FWS.
- Hope merit scholarships include those scholarships awarded to you
through the Admissions Office as an incoming student. Also included
are National Merit Scholarships and Distinguished Artist Awards.
- The Alumni Tuition Discount and the S-STEM Project Scholarships cannot
be used for any off-campus study program.
If you need assistance in addition to the financial aid you are currently
receiving, you may be eligible to apply for additional
Contact the Office of Financial aid should you have any questions about
the transferability of your financial aid to any off-campus program.
DURING THE SUMMER TERMS
Refer to SUMMER AID programs.