Brazil: Public Health, Race, and Human Rights
Pre-Departure Information (Spring 2013)
Congratulations on your upcoming term with SIT Study Abroad. As you prepare for your program, please read the important predeparture information below. Review the Student Handbook and carry a copy with you to the program.
How to prepare for your international travel, including where to meet your group upon arrival.
Passport and visa information
Country Overview (PDF)
General Information; Climate and Geography; Diet; Homestays; Other Accommodations; Transportation; Money; Communication; Visitors and Free Time
Safety and Security; US State Department; Health Guidelines and Requirements; General Health Tips; WHO Card; Insurance; Emergency Communication
Packing Guidelines (PDF)
Luggage; Clothing Guidelines; Equipment; Computers and other Electronics; Gifts; Suggested Packing List; What You Can and Cannot Obtain in Country
Required Readings and Assignments; Recommended Readings; Internet Resources; Other Resources
Health Guidelines and Requirements
Student Handbook (PDF)
Student Rights and Responsibilities; Health, Safety, and Risk Management; Academic Affairs; General Policies; Financial Matters; SIT Services; SIT and World Learning Programs
Contact information for previous students
If You Need Assistance
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- How to Choose a Program
- View SIT Study Abroad Undergraduate Research / ISP Collection
- View the 2013 Overview Brochure (PDF, 1MB)
- View the 2013 Semester Catalog (PDF, 4MB)
- View the 2013 Summer Catalog (PDF, 1MB)
- View Our Photo Galleries on Flickr
- Academic Resources/Library
- Track Your Application Online
- US State Department "Students Abroad"
- SIT Study Abroad Gear