All students who submitted a study abroad application will be enrolled in a non-credit class (SAB 090) for the Pre-departure Orientation. This course includes online resources as well as a mandatory in-person group meeting. The course also covers topics such as health and safety, financial aid, budgeting, packing, transfer credit, and much more.
You are responsible for the following quizzes:
- Academic Matters
- Money Matters
- Life Abroad
- Staying Safe and Healthy
- UR Future
Pre-departure Orientation also includes a mandatory pre-departure meeting for all students preparing to study abroad next semester. The meeting will address health, safety, and cross-cultural matters in an interactive format. The class meeting will be offered two times. You may attend any of these meetings, but you must attend one.
Pre-departure Class Meetings:
- Friday, October 20, 4-6pm, Dewey 2-162
- Friday, December 1, 4-6pm, Dewey 2-162
Note: Please arrive 5 minutes prior to the meeting time.
For more information please review the Pre-Departure Booklet.