Congratulations on your acceptance into a study abroad program! By applying, you’ve taken the first step toward an amazing learning opportunity.
Most of the important information you will need to prepare for this new experience is available on Blackboard. Through our predeparture group, you will find information about communications abroad, health insurance, specific program information, country resources, and other items to help make your entry into your host country as comfortable as possible.
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It is always a good idea to independently research the country you are going to and to read travel guides for that location as well. It is up to you to read the information provided to you by the Center for Global Education, in addition to the information provided to you by our partner universities and programs.
Mandatory Predeparture Orientations
The Center for Global Education Staff will contact you directly about the dates and times for your required predeparture orientation sessions. Please check your email inbox frequently for this information or call the front desk at 703-284-6474 if you have any questions.