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Going Abroad

This information is intended for U.S. citizens interested in going abroad. If you are not a U.S. citizen, please go to Visiting the United States.

Before you plan to go abroad it is a good idea to consider the many different things you will need to know and to do in order to make an overseas experience enjoyable, safe, and useful. Not all of the information you will need is available on the Internet, so USNEI urges you to consult with colleagues who may be experienced study travelers, academic advisers, study abroad and/or employment counselors, and resource persons such as your local librarian who can help you find out as much information as possible.

USNEI has tried to assist you by presenting links to some Web sites that can provide you with very valuable, up-to-date, and authoritative information on some essential travel topics. These include: