A nice experience living and studying at the world's cultural center! February 13, 2020

By (Wellesley College) - abroad from 09/07/2019 to 12/07/2019 with

Oxford Study Abroad Programme (OSAP): Oxford - Study Abroad at Oxford University

What did you gain/learn from your experience abroad? Was it worthwhile?
I gained exposure to a completely different learning and teaching style. I also enjoyed my time there by traveling to other places.

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Personal Information

How much international exposure did you have prior to this program? None

Review Your Program

* Overall educational experience

Academic rigor, intensity, resources, etc.

* Host Country Program Administration

On-site administration of your program

* Housing:

How satisfied were you with your living arrangements?

* Food:

I mostly eat outside of the school, and the restaurants are great.

* Social & Cultural Integration:

How integrated did you feel with the local culture?

* Health Care:

How well were health issues addressed during the program?

* Safety:

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

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)

Language

* Did your program have a foreign language component? No

Other Program Information

* Where did you live?

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  • Dorm
* Who did you live with?

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  • Other
* Who did you take classes with?

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  • Americans

A Look Back

* What did you like most about the program?
  • The Academic Atmosphere
  • The People I met
  • The Food and Culture
* What could be improved?
  • More interaction with local students
* What do you know now that you wish you knew before going on this program? I should have a clearer plan of what I want to explore and where I want to go during those 3 months.