Tips for Studying Abroad

  • Get an International Student ID Card (ISIC)
  • Set a weekly budget
  • Keep passport/important documents safely hidden
  • Bring travel-sized toiletries
  • Take the bus or subway vs. taking a cab
  • Buy souvenirs as you travel, not all at once
  • Get tips from other people on the trip
  • Keep a journal
  • Bring pictures of family/friends to prevent homesickness
  • Bring guidebooks to learn about the country