Colby in St. Petersburg Guidebook

Please choose from the following sections:
 
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Overview of the program's educational philosophies and procedures. Includes a tentative academic calendar and list of available courses.
 
 
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Studying in Russia is more than just taking classes. Click here for more information about excursions to Novgorod and Moscow, as well as trips to the city's famous landmarks.
 
 
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This section outlines what to expect when living with a host family.
 
 
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Information on the ruble, exchange rates, and the best ways to keep in touch with your family and friends back home.
 
 
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How to organize travel arrangements through the Off Campus Study Office. Also includes information on passports, visas, and other documents required upon entry into Russia.
 
 
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What to bring, and what to do if you forgot something. Includes suggestions for gifts.
 
 
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Everything you need to know in order to stay healthy abroad. Information on insurance, emergency health care, and the Russian diet.
 
 
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How to stay safe during your semester abroad.