Study Abroad Articles and Advice

Sometimes, getting your parents on board can be the biggest hurdle of all.
Tired of hearing the stereotypes, a Dutch-Canadian decides to set the record straight.
There is one point on which every study abroad advisor will agree: they have never had a student complain of being over-prepared for their time abroad! Here’s a list of some items that you will need to address before you head out:
Compared with other countries, very few North American students study abroad. Why must that change?
Returning travellers are often surprised to find that the process of reintegration is rife with challenges – and ripe with opportunities.
Plan ahead to get credit for your overseas studies.
Find housing that will make the most of your study abroad program.
Learn how you want, where you want.
Anyone can learn to dance flamenco. It just depends on how easily you can put aside your pride.
Employers, educators, government...nearly everyone acknowledges the benefits of studying abroad.
From language schools to environmental projects - find an excuse to stay a while.
An international education is fundamental to promoting a world that actually gets along.
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