International Education

Academic Affairs Division

Resources, Handbooks and Forms

RESOURCES

STUDY ABROAD 101

FINANCIAL

A successful study abroad experience requires careful planning and students should begin this planning early in the process. A reminder for students: “You CAN afford to study abroad!”

HEALTH, SAFETY AND WELL-BEING

Insurance: The University System of Georgia International Education office has negotiated a USG insurance policy for all study abroad participants. More information can be found here. Also, here:

Health and Safety: Living abroad means a new lifestyle and a new experience. Learn more about health and safety precautions necessary for travel abroad here. Also, here:

LEGAL & COMPLIANCE

Immigration and Governmental Policy Travel abroad requires compliance with government and immigration regulations and policies. Find information on visas, travel documents and travel warnings here -

Clery Information and Templates The following templates may be referenced but should be adjusted to your fit your institutional needs prior to using:

CULTURAL ADJUSTMENT

Prepare for the physical and emotional discomfort you may experience from being in another country. Learn more here

Re-entry Resources

HANDBOOKS:

FORMS: