Are you looking for more information? Check out our additional resources for study
abroad students and their families. Please note all links are to external pages outside
of Towson University.
Center for Disease Control and Prevention 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
Diversity Abroad Have you ever considered yourself to be a minority? This resource extends to any student
regardless of ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation, religion or gender. Gather
information on what it means to travel outside of your comfort zone.
Fund My Travel 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 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
Handshake and click on the Going Global link in the left-hand column.
Mobility International 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
Oanda 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 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. Department of State 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 advisories and more. They even have a section specifically for U.S. students
STA Travel STA travel is the world's largest student and youth travel company. Check them out
for discounted student airfare and more.
Student Universe You can use Student Universe to search for flights worldwide and benefit from discounts
as a university student.