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  • Locations: Quito, Ecuador
  • Program Terms: Winter
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  • Program Sponsor: AIFS 
  • Restrictions: UConn applicants only
  • Budget Sheets: Winter
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Winter 2022 09/15/2021
10/08/2021 01/01/2022 01/14/2022
Winter 2023 09/15/2022 10/10/2022 TBA TBA

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Program Description:

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Galápagos Islands, Ecuador
  • Earn 3 semester credits over 2 weeks January term studying abroad in Galapagos Islands, Ecuador.
  • Study Environmental Science in the course: Ecosystems and Biodiversity in the Galápagos, in English.
  • While living in Ecuador, you'll stay with local families on San Cristóbal Island and enjoy hotel accommodations elsewhere.
  • Cultural visits and activities provide a robust experience as you learn about the major ecosystems of the Galápagos firsthand; a 2-day excursion to Santa Cruz Island is included with the program.
  • Transcripts issued by Universidad San Francisco de Quito (USFQ).
 
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Over 50% of our students receive financial support from AIFS in the form of scholarships or grants.  
   
AIFS is recognized as a premier provider of study abroad programs. All-inclusive program fees cover tuition, housing, a meal plan, tours and excursions, insurance and 24-hour emergency service. Since 1964, more than 1.5 million students have traveled abroad with AIFS.