Applying to BGIA

Applying to BGIA
The BGIA Program is designed for students in their third or fourth year of college-level study and recent college graduates. In exceptional cases, second-year students are accepted into the program. Students may enroll for one semester or summer at a time but can reapply to extend for a second term.


Students interested in applying should begin the process by filling out this Statement of Interest Form:

Application Deadline

The Global and International Affairs Program works on the basis of rolling admissions. Primary consideration is given to students who apply before March 1 for the summer programApril 1 for the fall semester, and November 1 for the spring semester. 

Application Forms

Please click here to access the application. 

The program is open to students of all majors, however students must have "demonstrated" an interest in international affairs by taking at least one political science, human rights, or international or diplomatic history course during their undergraduate career.