MANDATORY Pre-departure Orientation Sessions are conducted by Education Abroad every semester.
Students on Exchange and Affiliate summer, semester or year-long programs have a full day session in preparation for studying abroad. ALL students are required to attend pre-departure orientation and must attend regardless of orientations/workshops offered by other departments or colleges.
Please note, these sessions are not for students on faculty-led programs.
Pre-Departure Orientation Sessions
Exchange and Affiliate Spring Programs
Late October, 2019
Exchange and Affiliate Fall and Summer Programs
Saturday, April 6th, 2019: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM in Burdine Hall
International Internship Program
Students on the International Internship Program will have two orientations: Internship Orientation and a site-specific orientation that includes just students going to their city. ALL students are required to attend BOTH pre-departure orientations. Site-Specific orientation dates will be announced in the acceptance packet.
Saturday, April 27th, 2019: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM in RLP
Students participating on a BBA Exchange program must attend the Pre Departure Workshop led by McCombs (which are separate from the above Orientation sessions). Details about your required session will be included in your acceptance information from the BBA International Programs Office. For additional details, reference your Preparing To Go Checklist.
MBA students should consult with Debbie Carney for details.
All International Engineering Program students must attend a pre-departure orientation with Helena Wilkins. Please contact her for details.
Updated: Feb 2019