Families: Ways you can help your student

•    Talk to your student about travel.  Share your own travel story or aspirations.
•    Encourage your student to study abroad; take time to explore the available trips on our website together. 
•    Review the student application and essay questions with your child.  Encourage your child to submit a thoughtful and original application. 
•    Organize school meetings to discuss travel concerns and excitement with your school community.
•    Communicate with the Travel Ambassador at your student's school.
•    Ask your student's appointed Travel Ambassador (trip leader) how you can help.
•    Ensure that your student understands and commits to all pre-, during, and post-travel activities. Attend pre-departure meetings with your child.

QUESTIONS? Contact study.abroad@dc.gov