Greatest Experience February 15, 2020

By (Clark University - Worcester) - abroad from 08/20/2018 to 11/23/2018 with

CAPA Sydney: Study & Intern Abroad

What did you gain/learn from your experience abroad? Was it worthwhile?
Best decision you can make

Personal Information

How much international exposure did you have prior to this program? 1 month - 6 months

Review Your Program

* Overall educational experience

Academic rigor, intensity, resources, etc.

Classes were challenging. Class attendance is mandatory.

* Host Country Program Administration

On-site administration of your program

The administration was great and extremely helpful

* Housing:

How satisfied were you with your living arrangements?

Great student housing! New, modern, and with all the amenities

* Food:

So many great options to eat!

* Social & Cultural Integration:

How integrated did you feel with the local culture?

Felt at home right away.

* Health Care:

How well were health issues addressed during the program?

Great health care.

* Safety:

Always felt safe, especially when walking alone

If you could do it all over again would you choose the same program? Yes

Wouldn't change anything about my experience.

Finances

* Money: How easily were you able to live on a student's budget?

(1 = not very easy/$200+ on food & personal expenses/week, 2.5 = $100/week, 5 = very easily/minimal cost)

Varies person to person.

Language

* Did your program have a foreign language component? No

Other Program Information

* Where did you live?

Select all that apply

  • Apartment
* Who did you live with?

Select all that apply

  • Americans
* Who did you take classes with?

Select all that apply

  • Americans
About how many local friends did you make that you will likely keep in touch with?

A Look Back

* What did you like most about the program?
  • People
  • Place
  • Culture
* What could be improved?
  • Nothing
* What do you know now that you wish you knew before going on this program? How fast it goes by