If you're thinking about studying abroad this coming Spring, why not use free time you have this summer to begin doing your research? Once you start school again in the Fall, deadlines will come up faster than you think. So, instead of cramming it all in then, follow some necessary steps this summer to lay the groundwork for your semester abroad.
Choose your location
"Focus on what's good for you personally and academically," says Dr. Janet Alperstein, Director of Academic Affairs at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem’s Rothberg International School
. "You might be a history major, but have interests that extend beyond that. By choosing a city that offers a wide variety of options – like Jerusalem – you can continue on your course of study while pursuing other...