A great immersive experience September 27, 2017

By (Southern Utah University) - abroad from 05/03/2017 to 09/15/2017 with

SUU: Pop Culture and Science Fiction in the UK

What did you gain/learn from your experience abroad? Was it worthwhile?
It was very worthwhile. I learned how to travel abroad alone successfully.

Personal Information

How much international exposure did you have prior to this program? 0-2 weeks

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:

* 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? No

I would choose a program more to my personal liking. English is not my favorite.

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)

Not including program expenses, about how much money did you spend on food and other expenses each week? $100.00

Language

* Did your program have a foreign language component? No

Other Program Information

* Where did you live?

Select all that apply

  • Hostel
* Who did you live with?

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  • Americans
* Who did you take classes with?

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  • 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?
  • Travel
  • Culture
  • Independence
* What could be improved?
  • More organized teacher
* What do you know now that you wish you knew before going on this program? What the syllabus of the class was. It was not posted until after we got home.