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College Year in Athens (CYA): Summer Courses
Athens, Greece (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Summer
Homepage: Click to visit
Restrictions: WUSTL applicants only
Dates / Deadlines:
Term
Year
App Deadline
WU Decision Date
Start Date
End Date
Summer 2018 02/15/2018 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Early application is strongly recommended for all programs. Deadlines that fall on a weekend or holiday are automatically extended to the next workday.
Fact Sheet:
Program Adviser:
Will Bonfiglio
Scholarship Opportunities:
CYA Scholarships
Program Description:

College Year in Athens (CYA)
Summer Courses

 
PROGRAM OVERVIEW
Greece
Photo Courtesy: CYA Website
ACADEMICS
LOCATION
STUDENT LIFE
OTHER INFORMATION
 
    PROGRAM OVERVIEW
   
Eligibility: Minimum 3.0 GPA.

Program Dates:
Term Dates Application Deadline
Course 1 late May - late June February 15
Course 2 late June - late July February 15
Both Courses late May - late July February 15
Students may take one or two 4 week courses
 
    ACADEMICS
  Approved Departments: This program is appropriate for students majoring in: 

Anthropology & Archaeology
Art History
Classics
History
Interdisciplinary Project in the Humanities
International & Area Studies


 
Coursework and Credits:  Students may choose to take one or two 4 week courses for 4 credits per course.

Please visit the CYA website for more information about course options

 
    LOCATION
  Athens, Greece
Few cities hold so much historical importance as Athens. Home to about 3.5 million people, Athens remains the cultural and political center of Greece. Sites such as the Parthenon, the old University of Athens, the Acropolis, and Plato’s Academy are just a few students can take advantage during their time here. Large and cosmopolitan, the city offers students the opportunity to take advantage of the millennia of western tradition which makes Athens unique
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    STUDENT LIFE
  Housing: Students live together in apartment-style housing in a residential area just blocks from the CYA academic center.  The apartments are furnished.  One main meal is provided Monday-Friday at the academic center. The apartment area has restaurants and stores within easy distance.

Please click here for more information about housing options

Student Life: The program organizes many student activities throughout the semester, such as field trips, cooking classes and special lectures. Students can perform in a play, run the marathon, or even go scuba diving. Student-initiated activities are also available, such as community service and travel.


On-Site Support: The program has service staff available to support the students with any problems, such as roommate issues or illness. There are also a financial aid officer, a study travel coordinator, academic planning, housing and food coordinator and other staff available on-site. The College Year in Athens Academic Center is located in the heart of Athens, next to the Athens Marble Stadium opposite the National Gardens.
 
    OTHER INFORMATION
  Estimated Program Price: Students pay all summer program related fees to the program sponsor or host university directly.  Please Contact the program sponsor or host for tuition, billing and payment details.
 
  Questions
Email the appropriate Overseas Programs Coordinator, visit us during our walk-in hours, join us for an information session, or call (314) 935-5958 to schedule an appointment.


 
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