Passage International : Study Abroad, Experiential Education Program in South Asia

Study Abroad, Experiential Education Program in South Asia

Orientation

The program begins with orientation in Bhaktapur, 13 km away from Kathmandu, with introductory meetings, language classes, health and safety precautions, introduction to local customs, cultural excursions and cross-cultural adjustment. During this period, the program coordinator meets with each student individually to gain a better sense of each participant’s unique personal interests and goals. Above all, orientation focuses on preparing students for new experiences by learning how to approach each new situation with patience, humor, and an open mind.