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Please visit the International Education Office and you will find our staff more than willing to help you answer any questions you might have. You will find a multitude of resources and information about study abroad programs and opportunities. The staff will help you begin the process of finding the best program for your education needs.

If you are interested in attending our study abroad program, please contact the Office of International Education at studyabroad@twu.edu or 940-898-2228.

In addition to the study abroad programs, there is also information on internships, working, or volunteering abroad. You will also find helpful travel information such as travel warnings, country descriptions, and passport and visa information. Please inquire about the International Student ID card, which allows you to obtain discounts toward airfares, hotel, and other items while abroad or visiting during the time you are a student. http://www.counciltravel.com/.

 

IDENTIFYING DOCUMENTS FOR STUDYING ABROAD

Visas

For U.S. citizens, the U.S. Department of State provides Consular Information Sheets detailing entry and exit requirements for every country.

If you are not a U.S. citizen, please check with the consular or embassy for your destination country in your HOME country.

Passports

Effective February 2009, All persons traveling by air outside of the United States are required to present a passport or other valid travel document to enter or re-enter the United States.

To apply for a passport, see U.S. Passport Office or visit a local passport facility

Passport offices in Denton:

1. Denton County Courthouse, 1405 E. McKinney, Denton TX 76209-4924
    Contact number:  (940-349-2010)

2. Denton Post Office, 101 E. McKinney, Denton, TX 76201-4277
   
Contact number: (940-387-8555). 

International Student Identification Card (ISIC)

Recommended for study abroad students

Visit STA Travel to see all the benefits and savings offered

Insurance

All students studying abroad MUST have medical insurance. For additional insurance coverage, visit:

ISO or HTH Travel Insurance

Location:
The Office of International Education is located in Jones Hall, Room 200

Office Hours:
The Office of International Education is open to the public from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm Monday through Friday. Office hours for the Study Abroad Coordinator vary; please call ahead for an appointment to ensure the Coordinator is available to meet with you. If it is not possible for you to come in person, we will be glad to mail you information. Our mailing address is:

International Education Office
Texas Woman's University
Study Abroad Coordinator
P.O.Box 425827
Denton, TX 76204-5827
Further contact information:
E-mail: studyabroad@twu.edu

Phone: 940-898-2228
Fax: 940-898-2048

 

 

 

 

 

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