Program details: Three European cultural capitals (London, Brussels, and Paris) in one program! Immerse yourself in art, culture, and aesthetics, with opportunities to study art history and/or photography. Earn academic credit while attending classes and integrating study with a rich variety of excursions. With accommodations providing easy access to public transportation, there will also be numerous opportunities for other group and individual activities. Embrace the opportunity to study art, make art, live art. All majors are welcome. Information Sheet
Tentative dates: May 8 - June 5, 2013 (with mandatory on campus lectures and classroom work the week before departure).
Program sites: Visit world-class museums and historical sites, such as London’s National Gallery, Stonehenge, the Louvre, Versailles, and the picturesque city of Bruges, just to name a few.
Anticipated curriculum: History of Art from the Renaissance (ARTH 2720), Nineteenth Century Art History (ARTH 3060), History of Twentieth Century Art and Architecture (ARTH 3070), History of Photography (ARTH 3200), Special Topics in Art: Photography (ART 300R), and Fine Art Photography (ART 3740).
Estimated participation fee: $3,595. Apply by November 26, 2012, for this price. Availability is limited.
Participation fee covers: Four weeks of housing in London, Brussels, and Paris; transportation within and between cities; admission to museums, events, and historical sites; some meals; international health insurance.
Participation fee does not cover: Round-trip airfare (approx. $1,000), UVU tuition (approx. $160 per credit hour), most meals, passport, discretionary spending.
Application deadline: November 26, 2012. Submit application, two letters of reference, $195 non-refundable application fee, and $300 program deposit. If you miss the deadline, you are still welcome to apply until the program is full, but please note that the participation fee will be higher and program space is limited. Application materials are available at the International Center in WB147 or here: Application, Letter of Reference, Program Payment Card, Application Payment Card.
Tuition Waivers: UVU Employee & Employee Dependent Tuition Waivers may be applied for up to six credits of ISP tuition.
Financial aid: Pell grants and Federal Insured Student Loans may be applied to this program, based on eligibility.
Applicants must have a current FAFSA form on file at the Financial Aid Office (BA105) and complete all necessary application forms for financial aid.
Scholarships: UVU will provide need-based scholarships to qualified participants. For an application, click here.