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November 18, 2022

Deciding to Study Abroad: Excitement & Homesickness

Gain an honest perspective of growing pains associated with deciding to study abroad from Buenos Aires Fall 2022 student Connor Fox-Moore. ***This is an example of a student’s experience from Fall 2022. Specific programming and activities are subject to change by semester.   Pre Departure Deciding to study abroad for my first year of college…
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September 30, 2022

Student Blog: Creating Community Through Care Team

Learn about Verto's Costa Rica student care teams with Fall 2022 student Keri Henry. ***This is an example of a student’s experience from Fall 2022. Specific programming and activities are subject to change by semester.   Finding community can be challenging for anyone, especially when you’re entering a completely new environment surrounded by new people.…
Photo of a world map with dollar bills and other currencies on top. Not sure how to afford study abroad? Here's tips for how to fund your study abroad!
Verto Education
September 9, 2022

How to Fund Your Study Abroad Experience with Verto

Are you pumped about studying abroad with Verto but not sure how to make it work financially?  If you’ve already applied for Verto’s Grants & Scholarships and are still looking for additional funding ideas, this blog is for you.  Luckily, there are loads of options out there that can help you afford a life-changing study…
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September 5, 2022

Study Abroad Advice From a College Expert

How to Make the Most of Your Experience   Guest author, Seph Anderson, is the creator of the viral TikTok account College Freshman Focus and an expert in helping college students realize and achieve their wildest dreams. By Seph Anderson Why did you decide to participate in a first-year program abroad? Really think about that…
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September 1, 2022

Verto London vs. Verto Costa Rica

Thoughts From an Alum Who Did Both!   Verto alum, Marie Foster, shares her take on the differences between her London and Costa Rica experiences with Verto. By Marie Foster:  I spent my year abroad studying in London and Costa Rica. While I absolutely loved and learned from both incredible experiences, Costa Rica and London…
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August 29, 2022

One Week in Argentina

My name is Daniel Marion, and I’m Verto’s Enrollment Operations Manager. Once upon a time, I was a college study abroad student in Havana, Cuba. Through studying abroad, I experienced 3 of the most fun and impactful months of my life. I went from not understanding anyone in the streets to speaking fluent Spanish. I…
"I Voted" stickers with American flags. Did you know that you can vote while abroad?!
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August 26, 2022

How to Vote While Abroad

Your Guide to Absentee Ballots Special thanks to Fall 2022 student Anna McClellan for this guest feature on absentee ballots and voting while abroad! By Anna McClellan:  Ok, going abroad is a big deal, and there’s a ton of things you need to do before you leave. You have to make sure you have your…
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August 25, 2022

Cooking Class in Italy

Experience the fine art of preparing authentic Italian cuisine with Spring 2022 student Emily Wange.  ***This is an example of a student’s experience from Spring 2022. Specific programming and activities are subject to change semester by semester. Something that's helped me become immersed in the culture in Florence has been attending the events planned by…
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August 23, 2022

Meet Your Verto Instructors & Staff

This month, Verto participants embark on a life-changing first year experience where they will spend the next semester exploring, creating, and learning about the world with our amazing Instructors and Care Teams. Who are these phenomenal world travelers and mentors our students will be spending the next few months with? Get to know the Fall…
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August 21, 2022

Middle of the Semester

Get nostalgic about your travel adventures with Spring 2022 student Alayia Coleman.  ***This is an example of a student’s experience from Spring 2022. Specific programming and activities are subject to change semester by semester.   Hey everyone, it’s Alayia and I am back once more!!! It’s sad to say that this semester has flown by…
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August 13, 2022

Where to Travel and How You Can Afford it

Figure out the best location for you and how to afford your trip with Spring 2022 student Talaith Campbell.  ***This is an example of a student’s experience from Spring 2022. Specific programming and activities are subject to change semester by semester.   So, you’ve arrived at your Verto Europe semester. Maybe you’re in Prague, Florence,…
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August 9, 2022

London Highlights

Get recommendations for a few must-see locations around London of Spring 2022 student Talaith Campbell. ***This is an example of a student’s experience from Spring 2022. Specific programming and activities are subject to change semester by semester.   London is a place with so much to explore and endless things going on. It would be…
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August 5, 2022

Time Management While on Semester

Master the art of time management with the help of Spring 2022 student Talaith Campbell. ***This is an example of a student’s experience from Spring 2022. Specific programming and activities are subject to change semester by semester.   While a Verto semester is certainly about exploring a new environment and meeting new people, it’s important…
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August 1, 2022

What Does it Mean to Be a Verto Student?

Determine whether a Verto experience is right for you with the help of Spring 2022 student Talaith Campbell.  ***This is an example of a student’s experience from Spring 2022. Specific programming and activities are subject to change semester by semester.   When applying to Verto, you might have questions about whether or not it will…
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August 1, 2022

Verto Education Earns B Corp Certification

We’re delighted to announce that in July 2022, Verto Education joined the growing movement of more than 4,000 Certified B Corporations. Verto’s certification places us among the ranks of B Corp leaders from 150 industries, across 77 countries, including companies like Patagonia, Coursera, Warby Parker, and Ben & Jerry’s. What is a B Corp? How…
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July 28, 2022

What Will Class While on a Verto Semester Look Like?

Get an overview of Verto's immersive course structure from Spring 2022 student Talaith Campbell.  ***This is an example of a student’s experience from Spring 2022. Specific programming and activities are subject to change semester by semester. Class on your semester will not just be an introductory college course but an immersive experience in your given…
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July 24, 2022

What Does a Verto Semester Mean for Your Future?

Learn about how a Verto semester will impact your future with Spring 2022 student Talaith Campbell.  ***This is an example of a student’s experience from Spring 2022. Specific programming and activities are subject to change semester by semester.   I know we’re all supposed to live in the present. Focus on experiences rather than plans…
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July 20, 2022

Why Choose Verto for International Travel?

Plan your own cultural immersion experience with advice from Spring 2022 student Talaith Campbell.  ***This is an example of a student’s experience from Spring 2022. Specific programming and activities are subject to change semester by semester.   Of course, choosing Verto means traveling to an awesome international location (or two) of your choosing. But, once…
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July 13, 2022

Pre-Departure Guide: Race and Ethnicity Abroad

Pre-Departure Guide: Race and Ethnicity Abroad Whether you are a prospective participant, already enrolled, or a Verto alumni – we are thrilled to have you in the Verto Community! At Verto, we are committed to fostering community and embracing diversity in all of our locations – we value and welcome you for exactly the person…

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