Prepare to go on exchange

Once you've been accepted to participate in the semester-based exchange program, it's time to get ready to go!

Below you'll find some tips to help you make the most of your experience while ensuring you keep safe and healthy while overseas.

Work your way through the IGET Pre-departure Essentials Checklist to help you prepare.

1. Pre-departure session

Before you leave for your semester-based exchange, you must attend a compulsory pre-departure session. 

The pre-departure session for exchange in semester 2, 2023 will be held on 30 May 2023. 

Semester 2 2023 Exchange Pre-departure Briefing
31 Oct 2023
10:00am - 12:00pm
23-101, Abel Smith Lecture Theatre (23), St Lucia

The pre-departure session will include information on:

  • enrolment
  • insurance
  • health and safety while overseas
  • credit transfer
  • culture shock
  • returning home

Green Book: Tips and Resources for Sustainable Learning Abroad