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*Ireland- Biology in Waterford
Dublin, Ireland; Galway, Ireland; Waterford, Ireland (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Summer
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Budget Sheets Maymester
Fact Sheet:
Scholarship Available: Yes
Program Type:
Education Abroad
Language of Instruction:
Housing Option:
Dormitory, Hostel/Hotel
Fields of Study:
Minimum GPA:
Graduate, Undergraduate
Program Director:
Dr. Emily Cantonwine
Enrollment Limit:
Ten (10)
Age Requirement:
18 and older
Program Description:
Study Biology in Waterford, Ireland
Spend three weeks exploring the natural, historical, and cultural importance of fungi in Ireland while earning 4 hours of upper division Biology credit! Students will live and learn in the vibrant capital of Dublin, traditional Irish town of Galway, and Ireland's oldest city, Waterford. Day trips to small sea-side villages, castles, cliffs, museums, gardens, farms, and breweries will help students understand course content, while also providing ample opportunities to explore Ireland's country-side and culture. Graduate and Honor's credits are options
Duration: May 14- June 01, 2017
Location: Two Weeks in Waterford, one week in Dublin, Ireland
Cost: $ 1,900 plus VSU Tuition and Fees 

Program Fee: 1,900 (Airline Ticket Must Be Purchased Separately) 

$200 refundable application fee is due at the time of application and no later than November 15, 2016 and is subtracted from your total fee. 
Payment is made in two installments. 
The first installment of $500.00 is due on January 31, 2017.
The second installment of $1,200.00 is due March 31, 2017.  

***Program fee does not include airline, tuition, textbooks, visa application fees, passport and related expenses.***
For more information please contact:
Dr. Emily Cantonwine                                 Irina McClellan
Program Director                                  Study Abroad Advisor    

Accommodation Statement
VSU study abroad programs strive to provide reasonable accommodations for students with documented disabilities.  Areas of disability include, but are not limited to visual, hearing, learning, psychological, medical, and mobility impairments. If you receive disability-related accommodations at VSU or at your home university, or if you anticipate needing accommodations at your overseas site, you will arrange for them with your study abroad program director and the staff in the Access Office.  Examples of accommodations include note taking assistance, extended test time, a quiet testing location, alternative text/media, and accessible housing. Please provide information about your accommodation needs at the time of your application and allow time to arrange for accommodations. Please be aware that not all institutions, housing facilities, transportation and sites abroad will be able to provide accessibility and/or address all disability issues. 

Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2018 05/10/2018 ** 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.