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  • Locations: Stockholm, Sweden
  • Program Terms: Summer
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2018 03/05/2018 03/12/2018 06/10/2018 07/08/2018
Program Description:
Stockholm, Sweden
June 10 - July 8
Spend 4 weeks in Stockholm!

 
Stockholm was built on 14 islands, connected by 57 bridges, earning the Swedish capital the nickname "Beauty on the Water."
English speakers will have no difficulty, as nearly all signs are written in both languages and most Swedes speak perfect English. Walking is often the best way to get around – check distances before setting out, as you might find you don't even need a bus or metro ticket. Stockholm is a city of food obsessives – no surprise given the bounty of ingredients it draws from the surrounding sea and farmlands.
 
 
Eligibility & Admission Guidelines

Undergraduates from Tulane and other institutions with a 2.5 GPA grade point average (based on a 4.0 system) and non-degree seeking students are eligible to apply for admission. New Tulane students applying for credit must meet the general admission requirements of Tulane University. Priority will be given to those students in degree-seeking university programs. After a thorough review of all application material, students will receive notification of acceptance or rejection into the program.

We will continue to accept applications until the program is full.
 
Program Cost: $7,300
Included:
Tuition
University & transcript fees
Accommodation
Airport pickup on program start date
Comprehensive medical & emergency insurance
Most meals on group excursions

Not Included:
Airfare
Passport fees
Transportation other than specified
Personal travel
Some course books & materials
Meals


Summer 2018 Courses:

PHYS 1210 – Introductory Physics I (Algebra-Based)*
Professor: Dean James MacLaren

PHYS 1310 - Introductory Physics I (Calculus-Based)*
Professor: Dean James MacLaren

EBIO 1010 - Diversity of Life*
Professor: Donata Henry

EBIO 2770 - More Than a Walk in the Park: Nature Study in Scandinavia
Professor: Donata Henry

NSCI/PSYC 3300 - Brain and Behavior

NSCI/PSYC 4060 - Behavioral Endocrinology

*(lab taken in Fall 2018)
Housing

You will be housed with your classmates in DIS student housing.
• Shared bedrooms, bathrooms, kitchen and laundry facilities
• DIS Social and Residential Advisor lives onsite or nearby
• Public transportation passes from your housing to DIS provided

Payment Terms & Schedule

Please make all payments promptly. No guarantee is given if payment is not received on time. A deposit of $300.00 is due with the application ($150.00) of which is a non-refundable application fee. The remaining balance will be charged to your Tulane account.

Registration & Scheduling

Registration is complete when all application materials and payments are received. Course scheduling is arranged on a first-come, first-served basis and is based on the student’s course preference list. If a student’s first choice class is full, courses will be assigned from a student’s alternate list of courses. Classes are limited to 10 students per class maximum.

Students are required to take and maintain 6 hours on all Tulane Study Abroad summer programs offered through the Tulane Office of Study Abroad. Students are NOT permitted to take summer courses pass/fail.

Passport & Visas

A valid passport is required for all U.S. citizens traveling to Denmark. Requirements vary for other nationalities. International students should check the requirements for their respective countries.

It is very important that you apply early for your US passport. The Tulane Office of Study Abroad assumes no responsibility for obtaining visas or assisting students with passports. Please contact the Office of Study Abroad if you need documentation indicating you are on a study abroad program.

Medical & International SOS

All students participating on Tulane Office of Study Abroad summer programs are covered by a comprehensive study abroad medical insurance policy provided through HTH International. This insurance is included in the cost of the program. The policy provides for accident, medical expenses, emergency medical evacuation, repatriation of remains, and family assistance coverage. The policy does not provide for trip cancellation or baggage loss. Students are also covered by International SOS. This  assists students with various medical and safety needs as well as emergency needs such as emergency evacuation (for non-medical reasons) if necessary. Students are required to enroll for membership at https://www.internationalsos.com/MasterPortal/default.aspx?membnum=11BSGC000034

Accessibility for the Disabled

Tulane University is committed to making all its programs accessible to the physically challenged. Persons requiring special facilities should notify the specific program coordinator and the academic director as soon as possible (in writing). All effort will be made to accommodate but students should be aware that reasonable accommodation may be required.

Refund & Cancellation Policy

All money will be refunded in full to any student not accepted into the program less the $150.00 application fee. The $150.00 deposit is refundable by the program deadline. If a student withdraws within 14 days prior to the start of the program no money will be refunded.
 
The effective date of cancellation is the date official written notification is received by the Tulane Office of Study Abroad at the address below or emailed to cge@tulane.edu. This refund policy applies to all students regardless of the date of application or the circumstance of the cancellation.
 
 
Students are advised NOT to make travel plans before receiving final confirmation.
 
Office of Study Abroad
6901 Willow St.
New Orleans, LA 70118
Phone: 504.865.5339
Fax: 504.862.8765
Email: cge@tulane.edu