I’ve been accepted…what now?…how do I begin planning for my time abroad?
Your study abroad university or program will provide you with much of the information that you need to ensure a smooth transition abroad. In addition, there are many Bates resources available to help you with pre-departure planning: returned students and their written evaluations, faculty and the Off-Campus Study staff.
These pages provide additional information and resources that we hope will be helpful. You are encouraged to contact us at any point in the pre-departure planning process.
- Requirements for Credit
- Bates Financial Aid
- Outside Grants and Barlow Awards
- Passport and Visa Information
- State Department Safety Information
- Diversity Abroad
- Women Travelers
- Making Travel Plans
- Country and Currency Information
- Voting While Abroad