Office of International Studies

The Wesleyan Parents' Guide to Study Abroad

Carolyn Sorkin, Ph.D.
Director of International Studies

Since you are reading this, you are (probably) the parent of a Wesleyan student planning to study abroad. You will no doubt receive all kinds of information from the program your son or daughter has selected, but I thought it might be helpful if I introduced myself and our Assistant Director, Gail Winter, and gave you some basic information about study abroad for Wesleyan students.


  1. Basics
  2. Our Role
  3. Finances
  4. Programs
  5. Suggestions
  6. Things to Remember