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University of Nicosia: Summer in Cyprus
Nicosia, Cyprus (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms:
Program Terms: Summer
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QUICK FACTS
Language pre-requisite: None
Primary instruction language: English
Eligibility: 2.5 GPA
Program Type: Direct enroll

 

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The Summer in Cyprus: University of Nicosia offers students the opportunity to earn academic credit while spending the summer on the Mediterranean island of Cyprus. Students are eligible to select two courses taught by Kent State's onsite partner institution, the University of Nicosia. You will take classes in Nicosia, the capital of Cyprus, during the week, and during the weekends you will join us for a series of exciting excursions to the most historically interesting and beautiful parts of Cyprus.

ABOUT CYPRUS
  • Nicosia is the #1 small city in Europe for education and lifestyle (Financial Times, 2016)
  • Cyprus is the 5th safest country in the world
  • Sunniest country in Europe (330 days of sun/year)
  • Easy access to the rest of Europe by air
  • 12% of Europe's best beaches
  • English widely spoken
  • Cyprus combines European culture with a Southern California lifestyle
  • CHECK OUT THE WEB BROCHURE: https://www.globalsemesters.com/2017-UniversityofNicosiaGS-eCatalog.pdf
 

PROGRAM OVERVIEW
  • Spend 5 weeks this summer in beautiful Cyprus, a European country with a deep history, fascinating culture, and hospitable people
    • OPTIONAL addition: "Mediterranean Tour" to Rome, Athens, Mykonos, Santorini, Patmos*
  • Time to explore Cyprus and the region independently
  • Earn 6 credits through fully-accredited coursework in HUMANITIES, BUSINESS, & HEALTH SCIENCES
  • Courses are taught in English
  • Inclusive fees and great study program value
  • 7-City Tour of Cyprus INCLUDED
*"Mediterranean Tour" not included in standard program fee; additional charge

ACADEMIC CALENDAR

Summer Itinerary 
The study abroad program will begin on June 2nd and end on July 5th*
Days in Host Country:37
Days of in-country travel: 6-7

*dates are tentative and subject to change each year
 

ACADEMIC COURSES

Students choose 2 courses (6 credits total) from the catalog of scheduled summer courses linked to their particular Academic Cohort of choice.
The Academic Cohort option are listed below:


ACADEMIC COHORTS

Explore specialized cohorts in your unique academic concentration:
Summer:


ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
  • Minimum of a 2.5 GPA or higher
  • Must have completed 30 academic credits before the program begins
  • Over 18 years old
  • Exceptions may apply.  Admission is not guaranteed 


HOUSING
  • Multiple apartment options
  • Base fees are for double-occupancy living (e.g. two students per bedroom).  Units might have 1, 2 or more bedrooms
  • Guaranteed housing within apartment style accommodations
  • Modern and furnished including kitchens, lounges and basic amenities (e.g. refrigerator, toaster, oven, etc).
  • WiFi
  • 5-15 minute walk to the University


PROGRAM FEES

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  • $8,450 before 1/15 early deposit deadline*
  • $8,700 before 3/15 early deposit deadline*
  • $8,950 by 6/15 final payment deadline**

Summer Program with MEDITERRANEAN TOUR:
  • $6,600
  • Most students eligible to use federal financial aid
  • Scholarships available for high GPA students and affiliated universities
* The deposit is $250 towards the program fees (non-refundable). It is then deducted from the remainder of the program fees (all applicable discounts will appear on final invoice). There is an additional refundable damage deposit of $250 that is not included in the program fees.
** The program fee due date will be deferred for the amount of financial aid to be received. Any remaining balance not covered by aid is due by the deadline noted above.

 

WHAT'S INCLUDED
  • 6 credits of tuition at the University of Nicosia
  • All program, lab, and field fees
  • Full use of University of Nicosia labs and facilities
  • Double occupancy housing (2 students/bedroom), typically in 2BR apartments in residential areas of Nicosia
  • On-site orientation and emergency support from local staff
  • 6-8 days of exciting day and overnight excursions in Cyprus and multiple cultural activities and experiences
  • All ground transportation for host country excursions
  • Double-occupancy accommodation in tourist-class hotels including breakfast during any overnight group travel
  • All admission fees to museums and cultural institutions visited with the group
  • All guide fees for group trips and excursions
  • Airport welcome and transfer from Larnaca airport to Nicosia
  • Insurance for overseas medical expenses, medical evacuation and repatriation
  • Use of a GSM cell phone handset
  • US-based support for credit transfer, medical evaluation and repatriation
WHAT'S NOT INCLUDED
  • Airfare from the U.S. to Cyprus
  • Foreign Visas
  • Student meals, except as noted above
  • Textbooks
  • Personal expenses and travel
  • Cost of cellphone calls

SCHOLARSHIPS

Financial Aid and scholarships are available to applicants.
  • EARLY ADMISSION SCHOLARSHIP: Submit your deposit by January 15th and receive a $250 scholarship!


CONTACT FOR MORE INFORMATION

Lauren Perri
Education Abroad Advisor
lperri1@kent.edu


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This program is currently not accepting applications.