Pre-Departure Handbook

The Study Abroad Office will assist and provide support to all students throughout their study abroad experience. See the Study Abroad Handbook Update Summer 2017, and review prior to departure.

The handbook includes information on the following, and more.

  • People and Dates
  • Things to Do Before Leaving the U.S., Upon Arrival, and Returning Home
  • On-Site Logistics: Money Matters, Travel Information, Keeping in Touch, Housing, and Packing
  • Orientation and Cultural Adjustment
  • Safety & Emergencies
  • Health & Health Insurance
  • Special Needs & Concerns
  • Academics