Your options GCC: Global Course Connections (10-25 days) GIEU: Global Intercultural Experience for Undergraduates (3-4 weeks) Spring/Summer Language Program (6 weeks) MGAP: Michigan Global Academic Program (1-2 terms)
GCC Global Course Connections 2-3Connections (GCC) Global Course weeks Take class during fall/winter term & go abroad to apply what you learn Highlights: -build relationships with U of M faculty members -take learning out of the classroom -small group of U-M students
GIEU Global Intercultural Experience forUndergraduates 3-4 weeks Summer internship program Highlights: -build relationships with U of M faculty members -more fieldwork and hands-on -unique cultural exchange -small group of U-M students
SSL Spring/Summer Language Program 6weeks French, Italian, Spanish Complete upper half of LSA Language Requirement or continue language study Highlights: -8 credits in one intensive term -homestays -classes by U-M faculty and at local universities and centers
MGAP Michigan Global Academic Program 1-2 terms Take classes & establish a life in another country Highlights: -90 programs, 50 countries, 6 continents -more “traditional” study abroad experience -gain independence
Scholarships often apply!Check scholarship info at your college and academic department(s) CGIS Scholarships (LSA only) Betsy Dodge email@example.com For additional funding: Visit the Office of Financial Aid Mike Ross: Financial Aid Counselor (UM and Non-UM programs) firstname.lastname@example.org
SCHOLARSHIPS ARE DUEWHEN APPLICATIONS ARE DUE. DON’T FORGET.
Be mindful of deadlines Program Application deadline MGAP 2013 September 15th GIEU November 5th GCC December 15th Spring/Summer January 15th Language, Spring MGAP MGAP Summer, February 1st Fall Academic year
How much will it cost? Find these cost sheets on MCOMPASS Includes: Tuition, living, housing, and one-time expenses
Talk to your advisor aboutalternative U-M programs
Can I go on more than one CGIS program? Can I apply for more than one CGIS program at the same time? Where can I find out what classes are approved by the University?