Office of International Education

Pre-Departure Orientation

Study Abroad Pre-Departure Orientation powerpoint and notes

For a more complete list, check our Study Abroad Calendar & Checklist or find even more information in the Center for Online Education Step-by-Step Guide to Studying Abroad

Preparing for study abroad

Join these informational and discussion-based meetings to prepare to make the most of your program overseas.  Students will be encouraged to also participate in the GlobalScholar.US program. 

Required for those studying abroad in Spring 2017, welcome for those who hope to study abroad Summer 2017

Monday, September 12, 2016 
Topic Space  Times 
Application & Scholarship Help- How to write a personal statement & find scholarships WU G-21 Meeting Room  11:30 AM - 1:30 PM  
 
Monday, October 3, 2016 
Topic Space  Times 
Financial Aid forms & Credit transfer WU G-21 Meeting Room  11:30 AM - 1:30 PM  
 
 
Monday, December 5, 2016 
Topic Space  Times 
Culture, Logistics, Health, & Safety  WU G-21 Meeting Room  11:30 AM - 1:30 PM  
 Required for those studying abroad in Summer 2017 or Fall 2017
Monday, January 23, 2017 
Topic Space  Times 
Financial Aid, Scholarships, and How to write a personal statement WU G-21 Meeting Room  12pm- 1:30 PM  
 
Monday, February 27, 2017 
Topic Space  Times 
Transfer credit and other requirements WU G-21 Meeting Room  12pm- 1:30 PM  
 
Monday, March 27, 2017 
Topic Space  Times 
Global Issues and Life Abroad WU G-21 Meeting Room  12pm- 1:30 PM  
 
Monday, April 24, 2017 
Topic Space  Times 
Culture & Logistics WU G-21 Meeting Room  12pm - 1:30 PM