Austria, University of Salzburg with AIFS


University of Salzburg

Program Type

Travel and study with students from U.S. institutions. Third-party provider, AIFS (American Institute for Foreign Study), facilitated by Duquesne University’s OIP.


  • English: German language from beginning to advanced, international relations, political science, economics, art history, literature, history, sociology, philosophy. Taught by U. of Salzburg faculty.
  • German: A very wide menu of classes through the University.

Courses Available at the University of Salzburg

Language of Instruction

English or German

Academic Calendar

Fall Semester: late August – mid-December

Spring Semester: mid-January – early May

Housing and Meals

Two living options:

  • Living in a dormitory with Austrian and international students
  • Staying in an Austrian home (seldom in the center of town).

Students receive a daily cash allowance for breakfast and one other meal.

Services Provided

  • Orientation (with a 3-day stopover in London before the program)
  • On-site Resident Director
  • Cultural excursions (Prague, Vienna, Munich)
  • Academic support services.

Estimated Costs

Tuition Program tuition and fees, billed through Duquesne
Study Abroad Fee $250
Round-trip Airfare Current costs as per your arrangement
Housing/Meals $2,000 - $3,000
Personal Expenses $3,000 - $4,000

Scholarships available through AIFS.

For more info check out the AIFS Salzburg program.