Office of International Education

Pre-Departure Orientation

Study Abroad Pre-Departure Orientation powerpoint and notes

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 Summer 2016 or Fall 2016

  • Monday March 21 @noon – WU 222: REQUIRED Credit Transfer and Global Issues
  • Monday, April 4 @ noon SB 176– REQUIRED Health and Safety while abroad
  • Monday, April 18 @ noon LA 35C REQUIRED Culture & Logistics

Required for those studying abroad in Spring 2017

Monday, September 12, 2016 
Topic Space  Times 
Application & Scholarship Help- How to write a personal statement WU G-21 Meeting Room  11:30 AM - 1:30 PM  
 
Monday, October 3, 2016 
Topic Space  Times 
Financial Aid & Scholarships Information WU G-21 Meeting Room  11:30 AM - 1:30 PM  
 
Monday, November 7, 2016 
Topic Space  Times 
Credit transfer and other requirements WU G-21 Meeting Room  11:30 AM - 1:30 PM  
 
Monday, December 5, 2016 
Topic Space  Times 
Culture & Logistics 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  11:30 AM - 1:30 PM  
 
Monday, February 27, 2017 
Topic Space  Times 
Transfer credit and other requirements WU G-21 Meeting Room  11:30 AM - 1:30 PM  
 
Monday, March 27, 2017 
Topic Space  Times 
Global Issues and Life Abroad WU G-21 Meeting Room  11:30 AM - 1:30 PM  
 
Monday, April 24, 2017 
Topic Space  Times 
Culture & Logistics WU G-21 Meeting Room  11:30 AM - 1:30 PM