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Czech Republic

Name: Chris Baffa
Email: Major: Finance
Study Abroad Period: Summer 2002

University Attended: Charles University
Country: Czech Republic
Class: Sophomore

The university provided a beneficial orientation program upon arrival: Disagree
The university provided opportunities for those native to the country: Strongly Agree
The Language barrier was easy to overcome: Strongly Agree
The university explained the country's educational system (grading scale, assessment, teaching style, etc ): Disagree
Overall quality of the university met my expectations: Agree
Overall learning experience met my expectations: Strongly Agree
I experienced little or no culture shock upon my arrival: Strongly Agree
I experienced little or no culture shock upon my return home: Strongly Agree

Please rate your experience overall: Excellent

What would have better prepared you for your study abroad experience?: Learn more of the language before going

What are the most significant things you learned while abroad?: I don't know, there is too much

Looking back, provide us with some tips on how you would improve your experience: Pack lightly, bring a backpack, and make a budget! try to plan your spending