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How to convince your parents to let you study abroad?
While traveling is fun and life-changing, parents might not see it as a necessity. When speaking to your parents in hopes of getting their approval to study abroad, really focus on the educational aspect of the experience, and how it is an investment in your future.
What should I do if I don’t know anything about studying abroad?
If you don know something, show that you know who to speak to about it. This could be your program director, study abroad advisor, your current school or your new school website, and a plethora of online resources about your chosen country and just studying abroad in general.
Is the study abroad experience a never ending party?
Many parents have been impacted by horror stories like Amanda Knox and are afraid the study abroad experience is a never ending party. You need to explain to them why your program is different and why you are different. Most importantly why partying around the world is not your goal.
How to apply to study abroad early in college?
Introduce the idea of studying abroad early and show them that you are willing to work hard for it. Gather all necessary information about the prospective location and university based on your academic goals. Make sure that you meet all admission criteria of the universities you wish to apply to.