British Studies Pre-Departure Orientation
"Wherever you go, so goes the university"
We expect academic "excellence"
|Class Format:||Lectures and Seminars-Field Trips|
|Dr. Clinton must have from you:||
Good "large" clear (two) copies of your:
|Financial Aid:||Power of Attorney for payment to USM (Have they been signed?)|
|Scholarships:||Rules and Regulations - Final Report due (TBA)|
|Medical:||Issues and System (Medicine) Safety|
|Packing List and Luggage:||
Ribbons and name tags (Two pieces checked underneath the carriage, each less than 50 lbs. and one carry on/costs issues
8-9 hour flight - water-rest-walk-read-watch TV-music-eat
Baggage - get a push cart
|Customs in Britain and USA:||Long lines - letter - thank you|
|Residents Hall:||Long lines - water, water, water - thank you|
Nice to meet you
|Social Events:||St. Paul's Cathedral - London Alive|
Read the British Studies Handbook three times, then again - Copy numbers for parents.
|You must have extra (copies with you of your):||
International ID Card
Traveler's Checks (American Express)
Visa or Mastercard (numbers)
Questions, Questions, Questions
|Thank you note to:||
Joe B. Hinton
4001 Bosque Ridge Rd.
Crawford, TX 76638-2654
Please bring a Texas A&M University-Commerce sweatshirt and t-shirt with you.
"DON'T DROP THE BALL"
*British Studies Program Office
Stamford Street Residence Hall
127 Stamford Street
Lond SE1 9NQ, United Kingdom
Office Phone: 011-44-20-7928-5389
Dr. Kenneth Lawrence Clinton
The Joe B. Hinton Office of International Studies PO Box 3011
Texas A&M University-Commerce
Commerce, TX 75429
There will be a pre-departure orientation meeting for scholars going to Universitas Castellae TBA to discuss details and general information about the Universitas Castellae Program. Please bring all of the materials with you that have been sent by the Universitas of Castellae, and fill out and bring to the meeting the documents that have been forwarded to you for A&M-Commerce.
- Do you have a passport?
- Do you have an International Studies ID card?
- Have you read all the material from the Universitas of Castellae?
- Have you filled out the forms for A&M-Commerce?
**You need to start walking one mile a day. You will do a lot of walking in Spain.