OEA will host a 1-day mandatory orientation session for all study abroad programs in the semester prior to departure. Parents and families of students going abroad will be welcome to attend. The day will cover many important topics including:
- Academic Preparation
- Health Concerns
- Safety while traveling
- What to take & how to pack
- Financial considerations for studying abroad
- Culture shock and adjustment
- In case of emergency
Please save the following dates. More information will be emailed to you following acceptance.
Fall 2015 Programs - March 21, 2015
Spring 2016 Programs - September 19, 2015
In addition, your faculty will host several pre-departure meetings. Stay tuned for more information!