Having all the information you need to travel abroad is important. Check out our resource page to learn what you need to know before leaving for your experience abroad.
Women, Safety and Being Abroad
Cross-cultural adaptation is sometimes necessary in a new culture and society. Sometimes, women specifically need to take into consideration the impact or traveling and/or residing in a new culture and society. Students are encouraged to visit with international students here at UCCS or other individuals who have traveled extensively to gain in-person knowledge about being abroad. The Education Abroad team also works with individuals preparing to go abroad to be adequately prepared for any special considerations and to be abroad. Begin your research on the gender and gender identity below.
- Cross-cultural adaptation for women
- Gender abroad
- JourneyWoman Online
- Sexual Harrassment and Prevention in College Students Abroad
- Transitions Abroad: Women Travel
- Solo Female Travel: Lessons Learned by 33 Expert Women Travelers