Yale College
Center for International and Professional Experience
55 Whitney Avenue
New Haven, CT

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Additional Resources


video link




  2010 CIPE Pre-departure Video


Know Before You Go: Preparing for Safe Study Abroad


Online Publications

Glimpse Magazine
Abroad View Magazine
Transitions Abroad


Country-Specific Guidebooks

Lonely Planet
Let's Go
Rough Guides
Moon Travel Guides


Online Handbooks and Pre-departure Resources

It's Your World: The Students Guide to Education Abroad
Global Scholar



Letter from Jane Edwards, Associate Dean for International Affairs
By Region: Web Resources
From Chronicle.com: American Students Abroad Can't Be 'Global Citizens'
From Maximizing Study Abroad: Strategies for Developing Intercultural Competence
From the Frontiers: The View from the Veranda: Understanding Today's Colonial Student
Ithaca, by Constantin Cavafy (published 1911)

Useful Yale Links

Association of Yale Alumni: Clubs and Organizations Abroad
UnitedHealthcare Global
Yale University Health Services
Yale and the World


Useful Non-Yale Links

Governmental Resources
U.S. Department of State
U.S. State Department's Students Abroad
List of U.S. Consulates and Embassies abroad
Bureau of Consular Affairs, U.S. Department of State
Travel Warnings
CDC Traveler's Health Information

Finance and Weather
Currency Conversion: www.gocurrency.com, www.xe.com/ucc, www.oanda.com/convert/classic
Worldwide ATM locators: Visa, Mastercard
World Weather
World Clock

Diversity Abroad
Emerging Horizons, Accessible Travel News
Resource Office on Disabilities
NAFSA:  Rainbow Special Interest Group
Journey Woman
Mobility International

Budget Travel Resources
Eurail Passes
InterRail (for periods longer than 6 months)
German Rail Pass (for travel in Germany)
Student Universe
Hostelling International
Japan Rail Pass
STA Travel

Safety Abroad
Association for Safe International Road Travel