AT&T Is Making It Easier And More Affordable For Students To Stay Connected While Abroad

New Study Abroad Packages Bundle Calling, Messaging and Data; Available August 9th

DALLAS--()--With the start of the new school year quickly approaching, AT&T* is excited to introduce AT&T Study Abroad, an international roaming package designed exclusively for students and teachers participating in a study abroad program. The package will be available August 9th—just in time for school.

Instead of signing up for local wireless service while abroad—which means family and friends back home must call an international number to reach you, AT&T Study Abroad offers students and teachers the convenience of having their existing AT&T device, mobile number and content during their stay. Plus they can take advantage of significant savings when calling, messaging or using data in more than 150 countries.

Eligible customers can choose from two package options:

  • The $60/month package includes 250 voice minutes, 250 outgoing messages and 250MB of cellular data.
  • The $90/month package includes 400 voice minutes, 400 outgoing messages, 400MB of cellular data and 1GB of Wi-Fi on eligible devices.

Customers can call 877-777-4186 to sign up for one of the new Study Abroad package options, beginning August 9.

Please visit today for more information, including eligibility requirements.**

*AT&T products and services are provided or offered by subsidiaries and affiliates of AT&T Inc. under the AT&T brand and not by AT&T Inc.

**Domestic calling, data and unlimited messaging are required and must remain active for the duration of the offer.

Rates apply in over 150 countries. For a list of countries, visit Outside the included countries, pay-per-use rates apply. International Wi-Fi requires download and activation of AT&T Wi-Fi International App. Available for iPhone® and iPad® with iOS 4.3 or higher, Android™ smartphones with OS 2.2 or higher and Android™ tablets with OS 3.2 or higher at participating international hotspots within select countries. See for a list of countries and more information.

This Study Abroad package is not available at local AT&T retail stores or through AT&T general customer care. Compatible device required. Eligibility criteria apply. Enrollment into a study abroad program is required. The Study Abroad package for each customer is valid for the duration of such customer’s enrollment in a study abroad program, with a maximum duration of 12 months. Availability, quality of coverage and services while roaming are not guaranteed. Many devices, including iPhone, transmit and receive data messages without user intervention and can generate unexpected charges when powered “on” outside the U.S., Puerto Rico and U.S.V.I. For pay-per-use rates and full details, see, and

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Kelleigh Beal, 404-986-1812


Kelleigh Beal, 404-986-1812