There are a few things you need to know about before you go on exchange – and this isn’t the kind of stuff you are going to read in a brochure so strap in and I will apologise for being blunt right now so I don’t have to be at the end.
I did my semester abroad at Lancaster University in northern England in September to December of 2015. I am going to tell you about some things that I have learnt about inserting yourself into a foreign university in order to give you something to think about before going on your exchange.
Straight up – you are going to be lonely at some point. This one is pretty much guaranteed. You are leaving behind your established life and all of your friends and family in a different time zone and some of your friends will try to keep in…
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