Family and Friends
Thank you for supporting your student/friend in this experience of a lifetime! Please review a letter to you from the Study Abroad Manager, Susan Welker.
All students are required to attend a Pre-Departure Orientation. The documents from the orientation can be found here.
All students have a different experience! Below is a cultural adjustment curve showing the common highs and lows of experiencing a new culture. Studying abroad is an exeperience of a lifetime - but not because it is always easy. Be supportive and if you are concerned about the mental or physical health of a loved one, please seek assistance. If you have immediate concerns about a loved one abroad, please contact University Police at 406-994-2121. If your concerns are not immediate, please contact the Study Abroad Office at 406-994-7151 or firstname.lastname@example.org.