Online Resources

There are many education abroad organizations that provide online resources for parents, and many of these organizations are UTC partner organizations.

Preparing Your Student for Study Abroad

• CIEE's Knowledge Series - Parents: Pointers to Prepare for the Transformation
(Tips for all three phases of your student’s experience: before, during, and after)

• IIE Passport's Parent Resource Center
(Includes information on safety, insurance, student travel documents, and questions for parents to ask)

•  StudyAbroad.com's Parent Guide
(Includes information on international cell phones, insurance, FAQs, and packing tips)

While Your Student is Studying Abroad

• Diversity Abroad: Parent Guide
(Includes sections on Basics for Parents, Health & Safety, Paying for Study Abroad, and a Forum)

Re-Entry 

• Re-Entry
(A Handbook for Parents of Students Returning Home from Studying Abroad)