Study Abroad

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Pre-Departure Orientation Meeting & Dinner

Before you journey abroad, you'll attend two orientation events on campus that are designed to help you prepare for your upcoming study abroad experience!

Orientation Meeting - Required

An informative meeting for all outbound students where you will receive important resources including:
- The "Maximizing Study Abroad" publication, designed to help you navigate the challenges and make the most of your experience.
- Cal Lutheran's Study Abroad Handbook with academic policies and important travel  information.
- Pre-Departure Packet with all the required forms in one place, as well as the Course Approval record.

Meet other students who will be studying abroad!  Discussion will involve important next steps, how your financial aid will be applied, guidance about health and safety, and details about the approval process for study abroad courses to fulfil major/minor/core requirements.  Students who have studied abroad will be on hand to give you helpful tips and to answer questions.


Choose one of the following dates to attend:
  • Tuesday, October 25, 2016
    Ullman 100 & 101
  • Wednesday, October 26, 2016
    Nygreen 1

Orientation Dinner - Required 

Final orientation meeting and send-off dinner for all outbound students which will include:
- Important announcements and timely reminders
- A video on health and safety topics for study abroad students
- Peer mentor-led discussions about the locations where you will be studying 
- Q & A with study abroad advisors

Pre-Departure Orientation Dinner
  • Thursday, December 1, 2016
    Lundring Events Center