Cost of living comparison calculator Expatistan.
Off-Campus Study Pre-departure Checklist
U.S. Department of State Students Abroad
Center for Disease Control and Prevention for Travelers
Creating a budget
Costs for top 10 study abroad locations compiled in 2015.
Tips for student budgets abroad from Go Overseas and Studyabroad.com.
Program provider IFSA Butler has a budget calculator.
Travel and Translation AppsBest Overall and free
Google Translate (Android & iOS)
iTranslate Voice 2 or Speak & Translate
No data required
Jibbigo Translator (offline language packs from $4.99)
Signs & Menus
S Translator for free on Samsung’s Galazy 4 or Word Lens $4.99 per language
Best for Asia (Chinese, Japanese & Korean)
Conduct text message conversation on SMS Translator (free on Android)
JiWire Wi-Fi Finder
Travel in Europe
GoEuro (free) fast and cheap travel routes
Other ResourcesMental Health and Self-Care
Meaningful Travel Tips and Tales from GoAbroad.com
VisasCheck out the travisa site to find out if you need a visa.
Culture & Etiquette GuidesTravel Etiquette website
Center for Intercultural Learning from Global Affairs Canada provides Country Insights