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  • Locations: Prague, Czech Republic; Vienna, Austria
  • Program Terms: Spring Break
  • Restrictions: SRU applicants only
  • Dates / Deadlines
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Program Type: Faculty-Led Program Advisor: Jenny Kawata, jenny.kawata@sru.edu
SRU Study Abroad Application Fee: 100 ISIC Card Fee: 25
Program Description:
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Program Overview | Faculty Leader Information | Program Timeline | Costs | Health and Safety

Program Overview


This spring break program is a quick, fun, and affordable way to combine learning with international travel by examining commerce and cultures of the European Union through sites visit and in-country activities. Further information about this program is available from the faculty program leaders, Dr. Melanie Anderson and Dr. Diane Galbraith, as well as the Office for Global Engagement which is located in Spotts World Culture Building-Room 002C. 

Please note that this program is associated with the following courses: ACCT 411 or MGMT 454. Students enrolled in either of these courses during the Spring 2020 semester are eligible to explore financial aid options for the program costs noted below. Please visit the Financial Aid Office in 107 Maltby Center to learn more. Students not enrolled in either of these courses during the spring semester are still eligible to participate in the program but would not be eligible for financial aid to cover the program costs noted below. 

Faculty Leader Information


Dr. Melanie Anderson
Dr. Diane Galbraith

Program Timeline

 
Timeline Important Dates
Fall publicity for Spring Break Programs begins September, October, November 
Apply for your passport Immediately upon application (Passport copies 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 Mid December
Airline reservations confirmed Mid January (airline charges are non-refundable once the flights are confirmed in January 2020)
Pre-Departure meetings with Directors Mid January/February/March
Group departs Wednesday/Thursday/Friday before Spring Break (exact dates TBD)
Group returns Friday/Saturday/Sunday of Spring Break (exact dates TBD)


Costs


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 is not guaranteed.
 
Estimated Costs: $2099.00
Cost includes:
  • International airfare
  • Most program activities/site visits and excursions
  • Shared accommodations
  • Most breakfasts
  • In-country transportation
  • Basic international travel insurance (via the ISIC card noted above)
** We recommend an estimated $500.00-$600.00 in personal spending money to cover meals beyond breakfasts and incidentals including personal shopping. This estimate is determined by previous student reports of personal spending expenditures 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:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring Break 2020 11/15/2019 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.