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Top Ten Study Abroad Tips for Parents

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1. RESEARCH the country and host school your student wishes to attend. Links to all schools can be found on our Sister School page.

2. VISIT THE FINANCIAL AID OFFICE

 

3. MEET WITH THE STUDY ABROAD COORDINATOR

4. ATTEND THE PRE-DEPARTURE SESSION

5. CONTACT YOUR BANK AND/OR CREDIT CARD COMPANY

6. ASK YOUR CURRENT CELL PHONE PROVIDER

7. BECOME FAMILIAR WITH SKYPE

8. CONSIDER SOCIAL MEDIA

9. HAVE YOUR STUDENT REGISTER WITH S.T.E.P.

10. OBTAIN A PASSPORT