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EC City-as-Text: Paris, Amsterdam, Berlin, & Prague
Amsterdam, Netherlands; Berlin, Germany; Paris, France; Prague, Czech Republic
Program Terms: January
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Budget Sheets January
Fact Sheet:
Language of Instruction: English Housing Options: Hostel
Program Type: EC Program, J-term Program
 Class Eligibility:
All, Freshman Priority
 Academic Area:
All Credit Type: ECIC Experiential Learning, General Elective Credit, Tag: Intercultural Global Engagement
 Number of Credits:
1 EC course credit
 Program Adviser:
Crawford, Swords Steffen
 Eligible Majors:
All Courses Offered: FYS101
Yes Physical Stamina Recommendation: Moderate
Recommended Program: Yes
Program Description:

Priority is given to first-year and first-time study abroad students, but upper-level students will also be considered.

  • Important Note - In order to encourage students to take advantage of J-Term and EC Summer Short-Term study away opportunities, Elmhurst College has established the following policy:

    • Elmhurst College continues to allow students to apply their January Term tuition benefit to study away courses.  Students who are enrolled full-time during both the Fall and Spring Terms pay no tuition.  Students who are enrolled full-time during either the Fall or Spring Term pay one-half of the regular tuition fee.  Students who are not full-time during either Fall or Spring Term pay full regular tuition.  Students are responsible for paying the program fees for their selected course.
    • New benefit for Elmhurst College students!  Students who enroll in an EC Short-Term Summer Study Away experience will now pay a reduced $750 fee instead of the on-campus tuition fee.  This fee is in addition to the program costs. 
    • EC Summer Travel benefits are limited to study away courses that are led by EC faculty during the summer months.  It does NOT apply to courses taken on campus during the regular Summer Term or to courses taken through affiliated programs.
    • In all cases, students will register for the course during the term that travel occurs; however, students will meet several times during the term prior to travel to facilitate planning and learn the culture of the host country.  In most cases, EC Summer Travel will take place during June and/or July.

Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
January 2015 10/01/2014** Rolling Admission 01/07/2015 01/28/2015

** 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.