Are you looking for more information? Check out our additional resources for study abroad students and their families.
Center for Disease Control and Prevention:http://wwwnc.cdc.gov/travel
Find the most up to date information on health and safety recommendations for travelers including but not limited to recommended vaccinations and frequently updated information on destinations.
Fund My Travel:https://www.fundmytravel.com/partner/Towson-University
If you’re looking for alternative ways to raise funds for your study abroad experience, start with Fund My Travel. Build a campaign and share it through your social media in order to raise awareness and funds for your experience.
Going Global: http://www.towson.edu/careercenter/index.asp
This site requires your Towson log-in credentials. Find 600,000 worldwide job/internship postings, 35 country career guides, searchable H1B Plus database and more. Login to Hire@TU and click on the Going Global link in the left-hand column.
International lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and intersex association: http://ilga.org/
A great resource for LGBTQ travelers that are interested in researching the resources and legislation at their destination.
MIUSA is a “cross-disability organization serving people with a broad range of disabilities,” and a great resource for students seeking information and accommodations at their destination abroad.
Oanda currency converter:http://www.oanda.com/currency/converter/
When researching your destination it’s important to think about currency and the cost of your time abroad. You can review current and past exchange rates for any currency.
Refdesk.com: Newspapers USA and Worldwide:http://www.refdesk.com/paper.html
Your resource for reading more about your destination and other countries you are interested in visiting during your time abroad. Includes links to various national and international news sites.
U.S. State Dept: http://travel.state.gov/
Here you can find information on applying for or renewing your U.S. passport, the Safe Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP), as well as country-specific visa information, travel warnings and more.
Study Abroad Office
Rm. #408, Psychology Building
Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.