Pre-Departure Orientation

CGE will host a 1-day mandatory orientation session for all study abroad programs in the semester prior to departure. Parents and families of students going abroad will be welcome to attend. The day will cover many important topics including:

  • Academic Preparation
  • Health Concerns
  • Safety while traveling
  • What to take & how to pack
  • Financial considerations for studying abroad
  • Culture shock and adjustment
  • In case of emergency

Please save the following dates. More information will be emailed to you following acceptance.

Spring 2016 Programs - September 19, 2015

Fall 2016 Programs - March 12, 2016

Spring 2017 Programs - September 17, 2016

In addition, your faculty will host several pre-departure meetings. Stay tuned for more information!