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Pre-Departure Orientations


International Pre-departure orientations are offered on a regular basis by the Roukema Center for International Education, and attendance is recommended to all travelers and required by student travelers.

Contents of Orientation Sessions

  • Academic Realities and Differences Abroad
  • Communications
  • Cultural Adjustment, Immersion, Culture Shock and Re-Entry
  • Finances
  • Health & Safety, Risk Mitigation, Emergency Response and Insurance
  • Local Accommodations and Meals
  • Maximizing Your Experience Abroad