Location: Vienna, Austria; intensive language orientation in Schwabisch Hall, Germany
Affiliated universities: Goethe Institut (Germany), University of Vienna
Central College Abroad course work: Yes
Language prerequisite: None
Language of instruction: German
Service-learning options: Yes
Recent excursions: Cultural sites in Vienna, plus a weekend trip to Salzburg,
Prague, Budapest or Graz and a day trip to either the Wachau Valley or Bratislava.
Housing and meals: Austrian residence halls, double rooms and private bath; no meal plan -- communal kitchen in the halls for cooking meals, plus restaurants and cafes located on and near campus.
Program dates: Fall semester, late September – late January. Spring semester, late February – late June. (These dates do not reflect the one or two-month optional language training sessions at the Goethe Institut prior to the start of the semester.)
For many students, scholarship funds make a real difference between participation and staying home. For students who attend a school that is part of Central's cooperative council, additional scholarships are available.
Guaranteed housing in residence halls, including double rooms (with German-speaking roommate). No meal plan.
Computer/internet access at the Central College Abroad center and in residence halls