Study Abroad in Vietnam: Summer Service in Rural Vietnam


Rural Vietnam: Is this study abroad program for you? This is a program for students who seek a life-altering study abroad experience. Students devote a summer to international service—they perform group service projects (much of it manual labor) in the rural Vietnamese countryside, working and living alongside local university students. Students leave the program with the kind of pride that only the most gratifying of experiences can inspire. The program is open to students of all majors and language levels—from beginners to heritage learners.

Study Abroad in Rural Vietnam: Features

  • Two summer term options: 4 weeks or 8 weeks
  • Group service projects in the rural countryside: painting walls, transporting bricks, teaching English
  • Résumé-building experience: teamwork, creativity, problem solving
  • Contextual coursework in Vietnamese language and studies
  • Local roommates
  • No language prerequisite

Study Abroad in Rural Vietnam: Details

Semester Summer 2015 Summer 2015
Application Deadline 03/01/15 03/01/15
Program Length 4 weeks 8 weeks
Arrival Date 06/10/15 06/10/15
Departure Date 07/07/15 08/10/15
Program Fee $4,490 $7,790
Recommended Credits 3 6