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Pre-Departure Conference

Congratulations on your acceptance to study abroad during the upcoming semester! We at the NTC Office of Study Abroad and Freeman Abroad Office are excited to send you off on your global adventures.

Attendance at the conference is mandatory for all students approved to study abroad through the Freeman Abroad Office and the Newcomb-Tulane College Office of Study Abroad. 

NTC OSA Keynote Pre-departure Session 

Wednesday March 1st, 2023
6pm - 7:30pm 
McAlister Auditorium 

See the section below for details on breakout session content and location.

What the Conference Covers

Students will attend both an NTC OSA keynote session covering next steps in the application process, course registration, code of conduct, and other important logistics. Students will also attend identity-based session of their choosing.

See below for a list of our available sessions during the months of March and April and accompanying online resources:

What If? Health, Safety, Risk and Study Abroad

View Health and Safety resources 

Session Location: McAlister Auditorium, March 20th 9am - 10 am 
Virtual Session: March 29th: 4pm


Living Like a Local: Maximizing Immersion during Study Abroad

View Living Like a Local resources 

Session Location: LBC 203, April 10th 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual Session: Monday, April 17th 6:00pm-7:00pm


Street Harassment and Gender in a Global Context

View Gender in a Global Context Resources 

Session Location: Rogers Memorial Chapel, March 13th 4:00pm - 5:00pm 
Virtual Session: April 21st 2pm-3pm


Internships and Careers Abroad

View Internship and Career Resources 

Session Location: LBC 201, March 14th 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Virtual Session: April 17th, 12:30pm-1:30pm


Visa Tips

Passport and Visa Resources 

Session Location: Goldring-Woldenberg Business Complex (GWBC) Room 170, March 22nd 10 am - 11 am
Virtual Session: March 21st, 2pm - 3pm


View the recording online!