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I loved my host family. There is no experience like that of moving in with a new group of people who in no time become your family. The impact on my Spanish skills was immeasurable. My host mother told me that I am always invited back to my house in Granada anytime I'd like.
– Jeremy Gray
Elmira College

parent resources

Pre-departure orientation
Central College Abroad will host a pre-departure orientation on Saturday, March 29, 2014 for students studying abroad during the Summer and Fall 2014 terms. The orientation generally runs from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm.

Students and their families are welcome to attend the orientation which covers both general travel information as well as more specific details in individual program sessions. Students unable to attend the orientation may watch the sessions live or view recordings after the event via their online Blackboard account.

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What to know

Parent & student guides
In addition to the Parent Handbook, Parent Checklist, and Central College Abroad’s Policies and Procedures, we encourage you to review the Student Survival Guide for your student’s program. All materials below are approved specifically for the Summer and Fall 2014 terms, and information contained therein may not apply to other terms.

Parent Handbook
Parent Checklist
Policies and Procedures

Fall 2014 Student Survival Guides
Summer 2014 Student Survival Guides
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