Application Deadline & Fee

February 15, 2019; $75

Program Dates

June 2 - June 28, 2019 (4 weeks)

Program Details

For centuries, Berlin has been a crossroads of cultures and peoples from all over Europe and the world. Today Berlin is a vibrant cosmopolitan and multicultural city that offers something for ever yone . From the Cold War, to the first and second world wars, to the Kaiserzeit and Napoleon and before, students will find layer after layer of history. In ouractivities and weekl y field trips, we will explore museums and architechture, visit concentration camps and attend concerts.

Germany is a microcosm of the very best of European culture and science, as well as the darke st moments of human history. Students will learn language and discover foods and music and people that will change them for the rest of their lives. This program is open to all students, there is no language prerequisite. 

Program Sites:

  • Berlin
  • Dresden
  • Potsdam
  • Weimar

Anticipated Curriculum

*All students are expected to take two courses during this study abroad.

GER 351G German Culture and Civilization
Prerequisite(s): GER 3050 and *University Advanced Standing

GER 380R Topics in German Studies
Prerequisite(s): *University Advanced Standing

*University Advanced Standing - 24 credits completed, GPA 2.0 or higher MAT 1030 and ENGL 2010 or equivalent.

Program Requirements*

Must be 18 years of age at the time of departure

There is no language prerequiste.

Minimum G.P.A.: 2.5

Physical Requirements: walking from apartment to mass - transit stops to class. Some walking during tours, up to a mile at a time and at museums, etc.

*Accessibility services vary from country to country. Contact the Office of Global Engagement if you require such services.

Estimated Program Fee*

Fee covers in-country housing and transportation, program side trips, entry fees, international insurance.

$3050.00

*This cost is tentative and based on the current exchange rate and program plans. This cost may be updated due to exchange-rate fluctuations or program changes.

Additional Estimated Costs

UVU tuition ($165 per credit hour)
Roundtrip international airfare (approx $1200)
Meals (approx $400)
Discretionary spending (approx $400)
Passport (approx $135)
All students are required to pay a $75 non-refundable application fee.

Tuition Waivers

Please contact the UVU Benefits Office for more information. In certain instances, tuition waivers may not apply for an international program.

Financial Aid & Scholarships

Pell Grants and Federal Insured Student Loans may be applied to the program, based on eligibility. Applicant must have a current FAFSA form on file at the Financial Aid Office (BA 105) and complete all necessary application forms for financial aid.

Program Directors

Program Director

Dr. Jeff Packer

Associate Professor of German

packerje@uvu.edu

Professional Page

801-863-8626

Travel Report

Students are strongly encouraged to read the U.S. State Department’s country information webpage for the most up-to-date information on travel advisories, entry, exit, and visa requirements, safety, security, health, and other important travel factors.