Western Abroad 101

Why Attend Western Abroad 101?

This is the first step on your study abroad journey! You will have the opportunity to hear directly from students who have already studied abroad and learn about:

  • Different pathways to study abroad at WWU

  • How financial aid can be used to fund your program

  • Affordable options and financial considerations that may be important in helping you decide on a program

  • Using the EdAbroad Portal and Major Advising Pages to research your options to study abroad

  • And much more!!

Western Abroad 101 How to Study Abroad
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Sign up for Western Abroad 101 sessions!

Join EdAbroad staff for an in-person session to learn all the basics of study abroad. Register for a session via links below:

Spring Quarter 2024

Tuesdays at Noon in Miller Hall 103 (April 2 - June 4)

Wednesdays at 1pm in Miller Hall 114 (April 3 - June 5)

Online Western Abroad 101

Attending an in-person Western Abroad 101 session is the best way to learn about studying abroad, ask questions, and gain perspective on what considerations you should take into account as you choose the best program for you. 

We understand if you are not able to attend in-person sessions or if you would like to review content that was presented in person. 

To Complete Abroad 101 Online: 

  1. Watch all the Western Abroad 101 videos

  2. Scan the QR code found in the presentation to log your attendance in Western Abroad 101

  3. Login to the EdAbroad Portal and create a Traveler Profile

  4. Set your personal goals for your study abroad experience and take the program match quiz! 

Western Abroad 101

Scholarships, Financial Aid & Affordable Opportunities

Connecting with Students Abroad

Next Steps & Resources

Understanding CIEE Programs

Questions? Ready to Take Next Steps?


Contact EdAbroad with any questions or make an appointment with a Peer Advisor, who can review the materials for EdAbroad 101 with you and answer any questions you may have as you get started. 

Ready for Next Steps?

After attending an Abroad 101 in-person session, or reviewing online Abroad 101 video content, your next step is to sign up for an Abroad 201: Study Abroad Planning Workshop!

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