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Top Benefits of Starting a Study Abroad Blog

Posted on Thursday, August 16th, 2018 under Study Abroad, Travel

college student taking a photo for her study abroad blog

Are you on the fence about starting a study abroad blog? There’s a ton of great benefits — check out these reasons for blogging about your time abroad.

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How Rush Translation Can Save Your Study Abroad Application

Posted on Thursday, August 9th, 2018 under Academics, International Students, Student Life, Study Abroad, Translation

girl sitting with her passport in her back pocket

Whether you’re studying abroad as part of a program at your home institution or you’re seeking to become a resident abroad, you’re most likely concerned about meeting various deadlines for visas, recommendations and applications. An important part of your application will almost certainly be a translation of your transcripts and diplomas, which you must obtain and submit by the deadline.

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Earning an International Education: What Are Your Options?

Posted on Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018 under Applying to College, Blog, Study Abroad, Summer

earning your degree abroad

With the increased emphasis on globalization in recent years, it makes sense to get an international education. This is probably why the option to study abroad is so popular among college students. But your choices for getting an international education don’t end there.

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How International Students Can Study Abroad, Too

Posted on Wednesday, April 25th, 2018 under International Students, Living in the US, Study Abroad

international students abroad

Studying abroad is a popular choice for US college students, but many international students forget that they have this option, too. Just because you’ve already traveled overseas to study in the US doesn’t mean you can’t check out another country for a semester or even a year on a study abroad program.

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5 Alternative Study Abroad Destinations

Posted on Tuesday, April 10th, 2018 under Study Abroad, Travel

Dubai an alternative study abroad destination

If you have the chance to study abroad, you have the opportunity to not just learn about a different culture, but actually experience it. Why not make the most of it by exploring a country that few other students get to visit?

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Top Tips for Students Preparing to Study Abroad

Posted on Thursday, March 15th, 2018 under International Students, Study Abroad, Travel

study abroad student waiting for the train

Studying abroad can be an exciting opportunity, but it’s not something that should be taken lightly. By preparing ahead of time, you can rest easy and enjoy a fun (and safe!) trip.

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3 Things to Do Before You Leave for Study Abroad

Posted on Friday, February 16th, 2018 under Student Life, Study Abroad, Travel

world map, camera, and US passport

As you prepare for your study abroad trip, you might be wondering where to even begin. Luckily, most of what’s on your to-do list can fit into the main categories below. Once you finish these tasks, all you’ll have left to do is pack!

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5 Employment Skills You Gain from Studying Abroad

Posted on Thursday, January 11th, 2018 under International Students, Jobs, Study Abroad

college student reading

See exactly how studying abroad can benefit you and your future job search.

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Challenges You’ll Face While Studying Abroad

Posted on Wednesday, December 27th, 2017 under International Students, Moving, Starting College, Student Life, Study Abroad

study abroad student challenges

Here are some of the most common issues faced by students abroad, and how to overcome them.

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How to Choose the Perfect Volunteer Abroad Program

Posted on Thursday, November 16th, 2017 under Study Abroad, Travel, Volunteering

student volunteering abroad

The time that you spend abroad is as much about your own experience as it is about the experience of the community that you are working with. Here are a few ideas to help you choose your perfect volunteer project.

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10 Genius Travel Hacks for Students

Posted on Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017 under Study Abroad, Travel, Uncategorized

students traveling abroad in Greece

Whether you’re studying abroad or just doing some traveling over vacation, these tips will help you travel easier, faster and cheaper.

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How to Prepare for a High School Exchange Program

Posted on Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017 under High School, International Students, Study Abroad

high school exchange student enjoying a train ride through their host country

Whether you are leaving the US or coming to this country through a high school exchange program, you can benefit from learning about the process before you commit to it. After all, you are about to leave your home for up to a year – there is a lot to think about first!

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How to Live Abroad After College

Posted on Tuesday, April 18th, 2017 under Blog, Moving, Study Abroad, Travel

girl living abroad after college

Whether you’ve lived abroad before or have never set foot outside the US, if you’re interested in travel post-college, there are plenty of ways for you to do so and reap all the amazing benefits that come with international experience.

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5 Ways to Pay for Your Semester Abroad

Posted on Monday, February 13th, 2017 under Money, Paying for College, Study Abroad, Travel

plane tickets and money for studying abroad

The idea of studying abroad is popular among many students, but the main problem that often comes up is how to pay for it. Fortunately, there are lots of methods of paying for study abroad programs, ensuring that most students who want to travel while they’re in school can do so. As you start making […]

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Why You Should Volunteer When Studying Abroad

Posted on Thursday, January 19th, 2017 under Blog, Study Abroad, Travel, Volunteering

students volunteering in local community while studying abroad

As you prepare to study abroad in college, be sure to make time to volunteer while you’re in another country. Not only will this act help others, but it also has major benefits for you.

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