Part of insuring that you have a successful study abroad experience is preparing yourself well. Preparation includes not only learning about your host country, its politics, culture, language, but also preparing yourself for the unexpected. Below is a partial listing of helpful study/travel abroad websites. All links open in a new window.
Inform Yourself: Knowledge is Power
Health and Disability Matters
Safety and Security Matters
Other Travel Information
- STA Travel
Information about Rail Passes, student discounts, etc.
- Xe.com Currency Conversion
- Lonely Planet
Lonely Planet offers comprehensive travel guides to countries and cities around the world.
- Transitions Abroad
Transitions Abroad is a bimonthly full-color magazine guide to practical information on affordable alternatives to mass tourism: living, working, studying, or vacationing alongside the people of the host country.