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Useful Links

Preparing for your upcoming sorjourn abroad should include more than simply making a flight reservation.  Below you will find a number of resources to consult as you prepare for your study abroad experience.

Disclaimer: The resources/providers listed below are not administered/sponsored by Creighton University. Creighton University does not represent or act as an agent for, and cannot control the acts or omissions of any of the providers. Students who choose to utilize the resources/providers below should understand that Creighton University is not responsible for matters that are beyond its control and students using such resources/providers will be expected to release Creighton University from any injury, loss, damage, accident, delay or expense arising out of their use of any such resources/providers.

Study Abroad Websites

Country Specific Information

CIA World Factbook

National Geographic Traveler

U.S. Department of State, Consular Information Sheets

Voting Overseas

Youth Vote Overseas

Currency Converter


Travel Clinics/Healthcare Providers (for travel physical)

Health & Safety

U.S. Department of State

The Center for Disease Control

FBI Internet Social Networking Risks

FBI Safety Tips for Students Traveling Abroad


Hostelling International

Hostel World

Money Matters

American Express Traveler's Cheques

Mastercard-Worldwide ATM Locator

Travelex Pre-Paid Currency Card

Visa-Worldwide ATM Locator

Student Airfare

STA Travel

Train Travel


Rail Europe

Travel Guidebooks


Let's Go

Lonely Planet