What is a Spring Break Away Course?
- A 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, February 29 - March 8, 2020.
- 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 $3,300 per student (as of Spring 2020).
Spring 2020 Break Away Offerings:
|Break Away in England and Scotland|
|Break Away in London, England||Break Away in Rome/Florence, Italy|
Check out the Spring Break Away brochure!
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
Apply ASAP to be assured of a spot
Meet with your advisor
|October||$100 deposit is due with your Application|
Pick up a detailed information packet
Pre-register for the class and apply for your passport
Due: $1500 deposit to hold your place
|January||10th||Due: $1700 balance is due to the Center for Global Engagement (601 Union)|