Greece was amazing, but I'll have to go alone next time! Past Review

By (Washington State University) - abroad from 05/11/2016 to 06/17/2016 with

WSU Faculty-Led Greece: Business in Greece

What did you gain/learn from your experience abroad? Was it worthwhile?
Americans suck and people need to be more of adventurers and less of tourists

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.

Greece is amazing, but the program and people involved felt too much like high school. Go early in your years if you can!

* Host Country Program Administration

On-site administration of your program

Most beautiful country, with the people and the area.

* Housing:

How satisfied were you with your living arrangements?

The resort was beautiful. Five stars and spacious

* Food:

You'll miss it forever

* Social & Cultural Integration:

How integrated did you feel with the local culture?

Was limited

* 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

One professor and the students made it way too much drama. Too much like high school and not enough enjoying Greece and being grateful

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? $250+
Do you have any general money-saving tips for future study abroad participants? Make a budget, take more money

Language

* Did your program have a foreign language component? No

Other Program Information

* Where did you live?

Select all that apply

  • Hotel
* Who did you live with?

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  • Americans
  • International Students
* Who did you take classes with?

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  • Americans
  • International Students
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?
  • Food
  • Beaches
  • Adventures
* What could be improved?
  • Teacher (not Fotop)
  • Catty girls
  • Drama
* What do you know now that you wish you knew before going on this program? That girls are mean