Study abroad at UCT, the best decision of my life. Past Review

By (Urban Studies/Affairs., Columbia University) for

ISA Study Abroad in Cape Town, South Africa

What did you gain/learn from your experience abroad? Was it worthwhile?
Best decision of my life.

Personal Information

How much international exposure did you have prior to this program? 6 months+

Review Your Program

* Host Country Program Administration

On-site administration of your program

* Food:

* Social & Cultural Integration:

How integrated did you feel with the local culture?

* Health Care:

How well were health issues addressed during the program?

* Safety:

Extremely well-run.

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


* 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)

Other Program Information

* Where did you live?

Select all that apply

  • Apartment
* Who did you live with?

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  • Americans

A Look Back

* What do you know now that you wish you knew before going on this program? Highly, highly recommend it. The staff were wonderful people in addition to being very good at their jobs.


I agree! Studying at UCT with Interstudy was phenominal! Especially Ouma, Nj, and Sebe!! I don't think UCT would have been the same without them :)

kzack August 13, 2010