Application fee: $50 (non-refundable), must be paid by applicant online via MyEA at the time of application.
Program fee for Winter 2014: $2500
Please see the "Program Costs" link above for an estimate of the total cost including airfare, personal expenses and other items not included in the program fee.
The program fee is collected in two installments:
• $250 deposit (non-refundable) - Must be paid by applicant online via MyEA.
• Early Deadline Deposit: Due by September 18th if accepted on or after that date.
• Winter Term Deposit: Due by October 18th or within 48 hours of acceptance if accepted on or after that date.
• Remainder of program fee - Charged to the student's UMD account upon course registration.
Withdrawals and refunds: Refer to our Withdrawal and Refund Policy for information about withdrawing from the program once the deposit has been paid.
NOTE: All University of Maryland faculty-led study abroad programs are financially self-supporting and, therefore, subject to cancelation due to low enrollment.
Dates / Deadlines:
Last Day to Apply
NOTE: These program dates are tentative and will be confirmed by the Smith School Office of Global Programs.
Admission is on a competitive basis, and application review will take place between the October 1 deadline ("last day to apply") and the October 8 decision date. Admissions notifications will be sent on or after the decision date.
This program has a priority application deadline of September 1. Applications that are complete by that date will be reviewed early, and notifications will be sent on or after September 8. Some programs may fill by this priority deadline.
** Admissions for the program are made on a rolling basis and applications will be reviewed in the order that they are completed. Early application is advisable.