Study abroad is such an exciting adventure, and you’re about to embark on a once-in-a-lifetime journey! So, of course, you want to know all there is to know. And, of course, we want to help. With so many IES Abroad programs and opportunities to choose from, we know the process to get to your host country can seem extensive. You still want to know what the reality of study abroad will be like after filling out all of your forms, handling things for your passport, and connecting with your chosen program on socials. Like those before you, we know you have tons of questions.
The Marketing team recently met with our College Relations and Advising team and decided to do a round-robin of their study abroad dos and dont's. These team members not only support students throughout their study abroad journeys, but many have also lived the experience themselves. So, without further ado (get it?)...here are 20 dos and don’ts we compiled to share with you!