Fall 2024 Pre-Departure Orientations

The Foundations of our Verto Community

Prior to your Fall 2024 study abroad experience, complete Pre-Departure Orientation

There are 2 required parts:

  • Modules: Complete at your own pace before your virtual Care Team Circle
  • 3 Events: Attend Global Orientation, Location Orientation, and Care Team Circle

All students MUST complete their orientation to start their study abroad experience with Verto Education. Students RSVP for events via the Student Portal Events Page or the Events below.

Plan to attend events with a computer, laptop or iPad (not a cell phone), ready to engage and meet your new community!

Pre-Departure Modules

Required for all Verto Participants

Coming soon: Complete your pre-departure modules.

Dates Coming Soon

Pre-Departure Orientation Events

GLOBAL ORIENTATION

Go over the student code of responsibility, learn about academic expectations, receive tips on health and safety, and learn more about on-sit support.

LOCATION ORIENTATION

Learn about arrival logistics, location details, cultural insights, and have an opportunity to ask questions to onsite staff.

CARE TEAM CIRCLE

Meet the Vertoans and Student Success Advisor that make up your Care Team. Make connections to your new community!

Global Orientation

1 Session Required for all Vertoans

Take responsibility of your experience.

July 23 6-7 pm ET
RSVP HERE

July 25 2-3pm ET
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July 29 5-6pm ET
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Location Orientation

1 Session Required for all Vertoans

Learn about your new home – transformation guaranteed!

August 12 2-3pm ET
RSVP HERE

August 13 11am-12pm ET
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August 14 12pm-1pm ET
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Care Team Circle

1 Session Required on August 21, 12pm ET | 9am PT

Share compassion with your new community.

Buenos Aires
RSVP HERE

Florence
RSVP HERE

London
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Prague
RSVP HERE

Seville
RSVP HERE

Family Pre-Departure Orientation

Highly Encouraged for All Families

During this Pre-Departure Orientation, Verto Families will meet with key Verto staff to share pre-departure preparations around the following topics:

  • Travel preparation and health and safety best practices
  • Communication processes and protocols ; understanding FERPA; and how to support your student during their transition
  • Higher education process regarding housing, academics, and dietary accommodations
  • Time for Q+A

August 6, 7-8pm ET
RSVP HERE

August 8 6-7pm ET
RSVP HERE