Stockholm was built on 14 islands, connected by 57 bridges, earning the Swedish capital the nickname "Beauty on the Water."
Stockholm is an English-language-friendly city. Although most signs are written in Swedish, many 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.
Students take their courses at the Royal College of Music in Stockholm and use the facilities and resources provided by the Danish Institute for Study Abroad (DIS), one of Tulane’s premier study abroad partners.
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.
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Program Cost: $6,800
University & transcript fees
Academic and some extra curricular excursions
Airport pickup on program start date
Comprehensive medical & emergency insurance
Most meals on group excursions
Transportation other than specified
Some course books & materials
Summer 2019 Courses:
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
Professor: Beth Wee
NSCI/PSYC 4060 - Behavioral Endocrinology
Professor: Beth Wee
REGR 5380 - Translational Medicine: From Bench to Bedside
Professor: DIS Faculty Member (TBD)
*(lab taken in Fall 2018)
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 one week after admission to the program to secure your space. 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.
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 Sweden. 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 and Global Rescue
All students participating on Tulane Office of Study Abroad summer programs are covered by a comprehensive study abroad medical insurance policy provided through Geoblue. This insurance is included in the cost of the program. Students are also covered by Global Rescue
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 firstname.lastname@example.org. 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