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Step-by-Step Admissions Guide

TWC staff are available to assist you at every stage of the admissions process. Many of the application components you submit will be referred to prospective internship sites after you are accepted.


Decision Making

  • Discuss credit and cost arrangements with your liaison.
  • Consider timing (fall, spring or summer).
  • Talk to your parents.
  • Contact with any questions.


  • Review the checklist of supporting documents for the application.
  • Identify letter of recommendation providers.
  • Request transcripts.
  • Confirm your liaison’s approval.
  • Meet with your career services office to review your résumé.
  • Identify your fields of interest for internship.

Online Application

  • Go to the Student Portal.
  • Create an account.
  • Start and submit the online application by following the instructions. Throughout the process, you can save your application and return to it at a later time.


TWC’s admissions committee will review your application within two weeks of its completion and a decision on admission will be sent via email.


Special Considerations and Rules Regarding the Online Application

  • Florida State University students will be asked to provide a signed hard copy liaison approval form (available in the online application).
  • Dickinson College students must consult their Global Education Office before starting the online application.

Some Program-Specific Application Requirements

Admission Process

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