International Education

Academic Affairs Division

Resources, Handbooks and Forms

RESOURCES

STUDY ABROAD 101

FINANCIAL AID

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!”

SCHOLARSHIPS & FUNDRAISING

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: