Welcome Parents!

Information Session for Parents:

The Office of International Programs invites you to attend the following session on study abroad programs:

Family Weekend, October 29, 2011

“Study Abroad—What Parents Need to Know”

Studying abroad can be exciting for your student, but you may have a lot of questions about sending your child overseas. Valpo offers its students a multitude of study-abroad opportunities during their four years on campus.  Listen as Julie Maddox ’04, ’05 M.S., director of study abroad programs, tells you about these opportunities.  Learn about the different programs and how students can work study-abroad semesters into their Valpo careers.


Other Resources

Whether you are helping your son or daughter choose a program, preparing him/her for departure, or welcoming your child home, the following resources may be of assistance.

Study Abroad Parent Guide - Studyabroad.com

Study Abroad Handbook: Advice for Parents - Center for Global Education