Abroad101 contains reviews from students who study abroad with a variety of program types including those offered by third-party providers, faculty-led programs, internships and volunteer opportunities and direct enrollment & exchange. These direct enrollment & exchange programs put students in foreign student housing, often with foreign student roommates; a full immersion in the foreign university campus.
These programs are not for everyone, but can be a great way to save money and go it on your own. Based on the number of reviews of these programs, here are some of the more popular foreign host universities for study abroad with direct enrollment and exchange. Search Abroad101 for these and nearly 1,500 other choices… http://www.studyabroad101.com