Studying abroad is rewarding and challenging, fun and frustrating. Now that you've made the decision to go, we encourage you to make the most of everything that your program and country have to offer both academically and culturally. As you prepare, use this section to review any requirements that you need to complete before you leave campus, as well information and resources that will help you get ready for the experience.
Cultural adjustment is a normal part of the study abroad process and leads to a better understanding of your host country, and of yourself. By identifying some of the common challenges you might encounter when navigating a new culture, you will be better prepared for the experience ahead.