Submit your Best Fit List intake form
craft your ideal Best-Fit List of programs abroad, take some time to reflect on your personal aspirations and preferences. Remember, honesty and introspection are key!
- Dream Field of Study: While you might be exploring options, is there a specific field or program type that excites you most (e.g., Engineering, Design, International Business)?
- Learning Style: Do you thrive in hands-on workshops, prefer lecture-based learning, or enjoy a mix of both? Are you drawn to independent study or collaborative projects?
- Career Aspirations: How does this experience abroad fit into your broader career goals? Are you seeking specialized skills, international networking opportunities, or a specific degree for career advancement?
- Location: Do you have a dream city or region in mind, or are you open to diverse options based on program offerings and cultural experiences?
- University Culture: Do you envision a large, bustling campus environment, a smaller, personalized college feel, or something in between? What kind of student body and community atmosphere would thrive in?
- Lifestyle: Consider your preferred living situation (on-campus housing, private accommodation), desired level of urban vibrancy, and access to nature or specific amenities.
- Budget: Set a realistic budget range for tuition, living expenses, and travel costs. Research scholarship and financial aid options early on.
- Funding Sources: Will you rely on personal savings, family support, financial aid, or scholarships? Understanding your funding sources helps narrow down suitable program options.
- Extracurricular Activities: Are there specific sports, clubs, or cultural activities you’d like to pursue alongside your studies? Research opportunities available on campus or within the local community.
- Travel Opportunities: Do you want to explore surrounding countries or regions during breaks or weekends? Consider program locations that facilitate travel to your desired destinations.
- Personal Growth: What personal development goals do you hope to achieve through this experience? Reflect on areas you want to challenge yourself and grow, both academically and personally.
- This is a starting point! Be flexible and open to exploring options beyond your initial expectations.
- Don’t hesitate to reach out to Beyond The States advisors with any questions or concerns. We’re here to guide you on your journey!
At Beyond The States we understand the importance of your support system when embarking on such a significant journey as getting your degree abroad. To ensure everyone involved is aligned on expectations and gets the most value from this experience, we encourage you to include your family members in this conversation.
By involving your family, we can better understand your overall needs and guide you towards programs that align not only with your academic goals but also with your family’s support and expectations. Together, we can create a truly fulfilling and enriching experience abroad for everyone involved.
By taking time for thoughtful reflection and utilizing this information, you’ll be well-equipped to provide valuable insights on the intake form. This allows us to tailor your Best-Fit List to programs that truly align with your academic ambitions, personal preferences, and overall vision for your European adventure!
When you’re ready get started below. You’ll want to set aside at least 15 minutes to fill out the forms completely and honestly. We look forward to learning more about you and creating a Best Fit List that fits you personally.