Tips & Tricks for Your Study Abroad Adventure

Do you dream of spending six months or a year abroad and of exploring the world, just like most European students? A study abroad period is not only eventful, fun and a great way to get to know a different country, culture and university – it also adds to your résumé and lets you grow personally.

However, a semester or study program abroad requires lots of thorough planning. The International Student Office does not only offer advice and support to students prior to and throughout their entire application process, but also assists with helpful tips regarding the organization of a study abroad adventure in general:  We have useful tips & tricks for you in a variety of topics:

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Study abroad student experiences

Trip to the Blue Ridge Mountains

Trip to the Blue Ridge Mountains

Student Report by Pia O. on her trip to the Blue Ridge Mountains One of the biggest advantages of North Carolina is that you have the amazing beaches but also the beautiful mountains close by. One day, me and a couple of friends spent the weekend in the North Carolina...

Online classes during Covid-19 at National University

Online classes during Covid-19 at National University

After my first month is slowly coming to an end, I have to admit that the organization of the online classes of National University is way better than I expected. At the beginning, it is still quite difficult to find your way around, but after a very short time you...

Online semester at National University

Online semester at National University

I have completed two months of my four-month online semester at National University in San Diego by now. Instead of chilling under the Californian sun - thanks to Pandemic - I am studying out of the study room in Munich. However, it has to be said that National...

My First Days at UNCW –  Arrival

My First Days at UNCW – Arrival

U.S. Arrival and First Impression of my Study Abroad Destination – Sabrina D. I’ve never been to the U. S. before. Therefore, I was pretty excited about my first days at UNCW and the people and how their live would be here. In the beginning I felt pretty lost when I...