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UF in Prague - European Studies
Prague, Czech Republic (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Summer B
This program is currently not accepting applications.
Budget Sheets Summer B
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer B 2018 03/15/2018
03/15/2018 06/18/2018 07/27/2018

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Fact Sheet:
Level:
Undergraduate Program Advisor: Caroline Cully
Type of Credit:
Transfer, UF GPA
Open to non-UF students:
Yes
Program Type: UF Sponsored
College:
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Field of Study: European Studies
Program Description:

UF in Prague

European Studies
Summer B: June 18-July 27, 2018

About the Program

The Center for European Studies offers you an opportunity to make degree progress while exploring life in one of the most enchanting European capitals. Featured courses contextualize subject matter vis-à-vis your immediate surroundings: the beginning language course prepares you for basic interaction with locals. The culture course introduces you to Prague’s various quarters as a way of examining Czech history, myths and other cultural narratives. Most courses taken in Prague count toward the Minor or Certificate in East-Central European Studies (ECES) or European Union Studies (EUS).

About the Location

Prague, Czech Republic, is a modern, cosmopolitan city in an idyllic, historic setting. With spectacular Gothic and Baroque architecture, green hills and parks, bike trails along the river, and countless other attractions (castles, museums, galleries, churches, live music, plays, films, international and vegan-friendly cuisine), “Magic Prague” has something for everyone.  You will especially enjoy its affordable prices and student discounts.  Prague also provides easy access for travel to Vienna, Berlin, Krakow or Budapest.

Excursions

In-country excursions  usually consist of daytrips and will be announced close to program start date.
 

Housing

You will be housed in shared bedrooms in a desirable section of the city with easy access to stores and restaurants. The dorms will have good access to public transit; controlled access/security desk; bed linens/towels provided; access to a kitchenette,  internet and laundry
 


 

 

Be Introduced to the culture of Prague and Central Europe through Relevant Area Studies Courses and Excursions.

Prague

Course Information

Center for European Studies
Courses are taught by UF and Anglo American University.
 

2016 Courses:

POS4956/EUS 4950: East European Politics  (3 credits, UF GPA) +

Anglo American University (3 transfer credits)
AAU Summer Session 2015 Courses.pdf
AAU Summer Session 2015 Courses 2.pdf
 

Total Number of Credits Offered:  6

Eligibility/Requirements
  • open to all majors
  • 2.5 GPA
  • students in good standing

Financial Aid

Most financial aid that you would receive on campus during the summer can be applied toward the cost of this study abroad program; however, all financial aid eligibility is determined by Student Financial Affairs. You must speak with your financial aid advisor to determine what aid can be applied to the cost of this study abroad program, including scholarships.
 

Scholarships

UFIC offers summer scholarships for qualified students. The Center for European Studies (CES) may offer 1 $500-scholarship for each of its study abroad programs. Details at http://www.ces.ufl.edu.

Prague Map2018 Pricing

2018 Undergraduate Program Fee: $4,631

 

A $350 nonrefundable deposit toward the total cost of the program is due at the time of application. The remaining fees are due no later than 45 days prior to departure. If you receive financial aid, you can defer payment until it disburses. Deferment decision will be based on the amount of aid to be received.

What's Included:

Tuition for 6 credits, six weeks of lodging, Prague transportation, excursions, course readers, international health insurance, and emergency medical assistance.

What's Not Included:

round-trip airfare, meals, some course materials (paperbacks), additional personal travel, and personal expenses.

UFIC Study Abroad Advisor
Caroline Cully Garbers
352-273-1518
ccully@ufic.ufl.edu



 

Program Directors
Dr. Ingrid Kleepies
iakl@ufl.edu

Dr. Connor O'Dwyer
codwyer@ufl.edu




 

 



 
This program is currently not accepting applications.