What is a Spring Break Away Course?
- Duquesne University course embedding international material into your studies for the entire semester here on campus
- Includes a faculty-led study tour during spring break, March 3-11 2018.
- A study tour is integral to the academic course; all students enrolling in the course must commit to participating in and paying for the spring break study tour component.
- Cost of this component will be $3,100 per student (as of Spring 2018).
Spring 2018 Break Away Offerings:
|Spring Break Away in Athens||Spring Break Away in Belize||Spring Break Away in France|
|Spring Break Away in Geneva/Lyon||Spring Break Away in London||Spring Break Away in Rome/Florence|
What are your next steps? Apply Today! (Space is limited)
Each course will meet on campus for regular classes during the Spring semester. The early weeks of study preceding Spring Break will prepare you to take full advantage of your week at the international site. Upon returning from your spring break abroad, your studies will continue and include a project or paper based upon your international study experience.
The study tour will travel as a group under the guidance of your professor. All travel arrangements will be arranged prior to departure and will include airfare, land transportation, hotels site admissions and many meals.
Students interested in registering for one of Duquesne's Spring Break Away courses should follow the below timeline to stay on track as you plan for your time abroad.
Review course information and see faculty leader
Attend an information session
Meet with your Academic Advisor
Apply early to be assured of a spot
|October||$100 deposit is due with your Application|
Pre-register for the class and apply for your passport
Due: $1400 deposit to hold your place
|January||12th||Due: $1600 balance is due to the Office of International Programs (601 Union)|