A successful study abroad program takes planning. The links in this guide are meant to help you prepare for your overseas experience.
To begin, visit this site from the Department of State which has great information for before and during your time abroad. Prior to going abroad make sure to register your travel plans with the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program. By doing so, you will receive the most current information from the State Department about the country to which you will be traveling. You will also be made aware of new Travel Warnings or Travel Alerts and resources available to American citizens during emergency situations.
See the Essential Study Abroad Questions on the study abroad home page for detailed information about choosing a program, academic credit, billing, financial aid and more.