Reminders Before You Study Abroad

  • Cancel your NAU housing through Housing & Residence Life for spring semester if you signed a year contract with NAU in the fall. For the petition to terminate housing contract and most up to date cancellation policies click here.
  • Cancel your NAU dining plan for spring if you signed up for an academic year meal plan:

Pre-Departure Orientation

All students who study abroad are required to attend our Pre-Departure Orientation . We hold Pre-Departures towards the end of every Fall and Spring semester, and you will attend one based on which term you are going abroad.  Check out our Pre-Departure Handbook.

The Department of State website has some useful resources for students traveling abroad.

Pre-Departure Orientation Dates

Saturday, December 5th, 2015:
This session is for students going abroad Winter 2015, Spring 2016 and Spring Break 2016.

This meeting is mandatory for any student studying abroad. You must attend. Pre-departure day will be held in the Franke College of Business, Building # 81, on South Campus. Do NOT come to the Center for International Education for pre-departure day. Enter the doors on the west side of the building, and go to the check in table before you go to your meetings. We will have breakfast drinks and snacks in the morning. Parents are welcome to attend.

Contact your study abroad adviser if you have any questions about your pre-departure sessions.