Read this information 5-7 days prior to departure!
Print this page using the button below and take it with you
Leave English in the USA and Canada
For the first 3 months write letters home
Try to stay off the phone, your computer, e-mails, texts etc back to North America
Registering with the US and Canadian government is at the bottom of this page
You can say THANK YOU ! ! !
by remembering to send your Reports as your district requested
Read this information 5-7 days prior to departure so you won't be doing everything at the last minute. You'll have enough time to e-mail us with questions on items you don't understand if you read and familiarize yourself with the process ahead of time!
Your passport-- you should have a black and white laminated photocopy in your billfold
A 5 day supply of any prescription drugs--in pharmacy bottles (the balance of any prescription medicine should be in your hand carry bag with appropriate documentation from your doctor and pharmacy)
The pictures of your bag(s)
Phone numbers for your Sponsoring Rotarians, Hosting Rotarians, your Host Family and your mom and dad (A copy of your Host Guarantee Form is perfect as it has your first Host Family/Rotarian information)
Be sure you have a copy of your itinerary
A print out of this page on your person
Any documentation your Hosting Rotarians have asked you to bring to the Host country
Now stow your passport (unless Rotary is going to hold it)
in the zippered compartment of your suitcase and . . .
Have a great exchange ! ! !
Your parents, Rotary and It's Your World-Travel! have given you the tools to succeed!
So now we entrust the World into Your Hands ! ! !
It's Your World-Travel! will be here the entire time you are away. (For Year-Long students, we will send you a request form for your return date in January of next year-any dates / flights you see online are for maintenance only and ARE NOT your Return Date). AND remember, any requests you may have of IYWT during your exchange, must FIRST BE CLEARED with your Hosting AND Sponsoring Rotarians before IYWT can take any action.