Take advantage of a rare opportunity to be immersed in the Swedish culture and visit Swedish schools! This faculty-led program will allow you to experience the richness of the Swedish educational system, and its similarities and differences with American schools. You will also explore the sights of charming Stockholm and Kristianstad, and form lasting bonds with fellow program participants. Further information about this program is available from Dr. Linda Zane as well as the Office for Global Engagement which is located in Spotts World Culture Building-Room 002C-Ground Level. Participants in this program are required to enroll in any one of the following courses: ELEC 200, ELEC 237, ELEC 348 or ELEC 470 during the Spring 2020 semester.
Fall publicity for Spring Break-Faculty Led Programs begins
September, October, November
Apply for your passport
Immediately upon application (a passport copy will be due in December 2019)
Student applications & application fee due
Last day of Spring registration(November 15, 2019)
Official acceptances announced
Last week of November/First week of December
Students billed for program fees
Airline reservations confirmed
Mid January (airline charges are non-refundable once the flights are confirmed in January 2020)
Pre-Departure meetings with Directors
Wednesday/Thursday/Friday before Spring Break (exact dates TBD)
Friday/Saturday/Sunday of Spring Break (exact dates TBD)
A non-refundable application fee of $125.00 will be paid at the time of application. The application fee covers the cost of an international student identity card ($25.00) and $100.00 non-refundable administrative fee. Applicants are responsible for meeting with Financial Aid in 107 Maltby Center to determine financial aid eligibility to cover program costs noted below. Financial aid eligibility is not guaranteed.
Most program activities/site visits and excursions
Basic international travel insurance (provided by the ISIC card)
** We recommend an estimated $500.00-$600.00in personal spending money to cover meals beyond breakfasts and incidentals including personal shopping. This estimate is determined by previous student reports of personal spending and may vary by participant.**
Health and Safety
For general safety and security information for students abroad visit U.S. Students Abroad.
For information regarding vaccines and medicines visit the CDC. **Vaccines are the financial responsibility of the program participants and not covered in the above costs.
To learn more about international travel in this country, click here.
Dates / Deadlines:
There are currently no active application cycles for this program.