Preparing to Study Abroad

Information Gathering

Curious about study abroad and want to find out more? Know you would like to go but don’t know where to start? The better informed you are about the options in studying abroad, the more likely you will be to make the right decision for you and have a successful experience. Begin your research by browsing this Web Site and exploring the links to BGSU sponsored programs as well as the other study abroad options found at this site. Then:

  • Attend an Education Abroad Information Session (contact the office to learn about available session times). 
  • Set up an appointment to speak with an Education Abroad Advisor by calling 419-372-0479 or e-mailing edabroad@bgsu.edu
  • Talk to returned study abroad students; some names are available from Education Abroad.
  • Do research on countries that may be of interest to you and come prepared to discuss your options with a study abroad advisor.