Ok, maybe Top 10 lists are so “1995”, but the fact is, people like to read them. So here goes hopefully an informative and not too lame Top 10. Read it. You know you want to… 10. Applying now increases your chances of getting your first choice of housing. 9. Get the courses you really need or want before they fill up. 8. You need to have your program selected and your application submitted to be eligible for scholarships. The summer deadline is March 1st, fall’s deadline is…

400 Words, a scholarship application form and a completed study abroad application. That’s what’s standing between you and the opportunity to receive up to $1500 towards your Summer 2009 study abroad program with CEA. If you’ve already applied to a CEA program, then you’re already 1 step ahead. The Summer scholarship deadline is March 1st. Competition is always tight, so bust out your mp3 player and put your groove hats on. This year, the winner of our summer scholarship will answer this question best: “What one song would…

The time for making a decision is here. You have one week until prices on most CEA 2009 Summer & Fall study abroad programs increases. Lock in 2008 prices now by completing your application by February 1st. Remember, February 2nd is too late, so don’t miss this opportunity. If you haven’t made up your mind yet, contact your CEA Admission Counselor – they can help guide you through the selection process so you can be sure that when you choose your program you choose will be the right…

Only Two Weeks Left. CEA is post new pricing for 2009 Summer & Fall study abroad programs on February 2nd. That means you have until February 1st to lock in your pricing. Advisors are busy answering calls from interested students, so don’t wait until the last minute. You know you’ll have an amazing summer or fall semester studying abroad. It is an experience that will help you down the road, and give you the time of your life right now! Apply now and you still get CEA’s great…

Now is the perfect time to start planning for a 2009 Summer or Fall study abroad program with CEA. While you are still on campus, schedule a time to meet with your school’s study abroad office, your professors, and the financial aid/bursar’s office before the end of the term. After gathering all your information, you’ll be ready to sit down with your parents over the winter break and have an intelligent discussion about your options. Even if you don’t plan on asking your parents to help you with…

We have ourselves a winner! Congratulations to Eric Strunz on his winning 2008 Summer/Fall Study Abroad album contest entry, earning $250 and a potential spot in the 2010-2011 CEA Viewbook. Eric collected 361 votes for his eye-catching album entry #4 showcasing his experiences in Galway, Ireland. Give yourself a pat on the back, Eric, you certainly deserve it! We also want to congratulate our 1st runner up, Sara Elazan who submitted entry #3 from her study abroad in Brighton, snagging 284 votes. A big thanks goes to all…

A guide to making your spring study abroad plansI know what you’re thinking… “I put it off too long, and now I can’t possibly study abroad this spring.” It’s just like that Procrastinator’s Anonymous meeting you keep meaning to attend, right? Here’s the thing; you still have time. Even if the deadlines for your school’s spring study abroad session have passed, you still can go with CEA. View our list of remaining Spring 2009 programs.Step 1: Get Your Passport Already!If you already have one, you get a gold…

We have made a major change in the way you can find study abroad courses on our website. We’ve taken your suggestions to heart and made each city’s entire course offerings into a comprehensive list. What’s Different?Traditionally on our website, you choose a study abroad program that matches your area of study (and you still can). This works really well when only one program fits what you need. But often there are two or more programs to choose from. You used to have to do a lot of…

FINAL WEEK TO SAVE$1000 Off Seville, $500 Off BarcelonaIt’s the final week for CEA’s September Savings and if you haven’t yet taken advantage of our great study abroad offers you have two opportunities left! All students who sign up this week for a Spring 2009 program in Barcelona or Seville using the promotion code Spain09Savings will receive up to $1,000 off their program price. All you have to do is apply to the program by October 5th and you will receive the respective discounts for each destination. $500…

Week Three : Save up to $800 in Latin AmericaIt’s week three, and CEA’s September Savings is bringing you three study abroad programs with great savings! All students who sign up this week for a Spring 2009 Semester/Trimester/Year program in Guadalajara, San Jose, or Buenos Aires using the promotion code Latin09Savings will receive up to $800 off their program price. All you have to do is apply to the program by September 28th and you will receive the respective discounts for each destination! $800 off a Semester/Trimester program…