January Term Programs

Choose from over 50 J-Term programs around the world each year. Through St. Thomas, UMAIE or one of our Other Approved Programs (AIFS, IES, etc.), there should be an option for every degree plan and interest. Review the application process below for each program type.

Important Dates for J-Term Programs

February 14

Study Abroad Fair

March 14

J-Term Open House

April 1-10

St. Thomas/UMAIE priority application period

April 15

Other Approved J-Term Program applications open

Date Announced Late Summer

First-year student only program applications open (Theology 101 in Rome)

First Friday of Fall Semester

Priority deadline for Theology 101 in Rome

October 1

Final Application Deadline

View the graphic below for a synopsis of the differences between types of January Term programs. Visit the St. Thomas/UMAIE Programs page or the Other Approved Programs page for more detailed information.