Useful Links

Study Abroad Resources on the Web

The Internet is a wonderful place to start your study abroad research.  Here are a few links to get you started. (These sites load on top of our web page. Just close the link to return to this page.)
 

General Searchable Sites
  www.petersons.com
www.studyabroad.com
www.ciee.org
www.iiepassport.org www.transitionsabroad.com

www.umabroad.umn.edu/
        index.html
Online version of the Peterson's Guide
Huge site, includes work/intern too
Council on International Educational Exchange
Search by country or interest.
Includes study, work, intern, volunteer
The Global Campus at UMinnesota

Country/Region
  www.studyintheuk.org 
www.daad.org 
www.austudies.org 
Study in Britain
Study in Germany
Study in Australia

Internships/Service Learning/Volunteer
  www.internabroad.com 
www.i-to-i.com  
www.peacecorps.gov
Search by country, length, interest.
Short and long-term volunteer opportunities
Volunteer experience for college grads

General Travel Information
  www.state.gov
www.travel.state.gov/
        studentinfo.html 
Links to passport info, embassies, etc
Great start.

Student Identity Cards
The ISIC (International Student Identity Card) is available from the UD International Studies Office for $22.  It provides you with proof of student status, discounts worldwide (including the USA), and basic travel/health insurance.  For more information, come to the office or check out the ISIC website at www.isicus.com.  (Note:  The website will give you more information, but remember that you can buy the ISIC card right here at the International Studies Office.  You will save time, postage, and will have your card immediately.)

 
"Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed
by the things you didn't do than by the things you did. 
So throw off the bow lines.  Sail away from the safe harbor.  Catch the trade winds in your sails."
  Mark Twain, 1904