As your departure approaches, taking care of all the little details can be overwhelming. This section, along with the Health & Safety pages, contain may important resources and tips to prepare you for lift-off.
- Information about obtaining passports and visas, and getting through customs.
- Information on travel insurance, personal property insurance.
- Ways of keeping in touch with friends and family.
- Information about obtaining an ISIC, an advantageous way to get discounts on travel, museums, and phone calls home, as well as travel insurance.
- Useful tips for purchasing plane tickets and links to on-line search engines.
- Suggestions and helpful sources of more information for understanding your host country.
- Advice about things not to forget when packing for your departure.
- Using cash, ATM/Debit cards, and credit cards while in a foreign country.
- Instructions on how to fulfill your civic duty while studying off-campus