Information Sessions & Mandatory Orientation

Contact Study Abroad

Yvonne Schmidt
Study Abroad Coordinator

Southern & Dobson

Building: 36N Office 705
P: 480-461-7870 | F: 480-461-7139

WHAT are the Information Sessions?

The optional Information Sessions are designed to give you a general overview about each study abroad adventure. They are open to all and attendance is not mandatory to participate in a program.  Financial Aid Workshops are held Thursday afternoons immediately following the Info Sessions.  You will have a chance to meet fellow travelers and possibly find a buddy to travel or room with! 

For program specific information, please feel free to contact the individual faculty Program Director.

WHEN and WHERE are the Information Sessions?

Info Sessions for the 2017 faculty-led study abroad programs will be held at the Southern & Dobson campus.

Wednesdays: 6 pm - 6:30 pm

Location: Room 608 A/B in Building 38 (to access room, use Compliance Services entrance at the south side of Building 38)

September 14 & 28, 2016

October 12 & 26, 2016

November 9, 2016

January 25 & February 8, 2017

Download the flyer here.

Thursdays: 1:30 pm - 2:15 pm

Location: EC115A Enrollment Center (Building 39)

September 15 & 29, 2016

October 13 & 27, 2016

November 10, 2016

January 26 & February 9, 2017

Study Abroad Financial Aid Workshops  2:15-3:15 pm following Info Sessions

Mandatory Pre-departure Orientation

If you are accepted into a study abroad program, you must attend the mandatory study abroad orientation.   General study abroad information for all programs will be covered as well as breakout sessions for individual programs.  There may be additional required meetings for your specific program. Contact the Program Director for details.

Saturday, April 7, 2018 from 9 am- 2 pm

LB145 in the Elsner Library at the Southern & Dobson campus

Why Do I Have to Attend?

Important pre-departure logistics are covered as well as intercultural communication, health & safety, and program specific breakout sessions.