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CIEE: Russia: St. Petersburg: Russian Area Studies (summer)
St. Petersburg, Russian Federation (Education Abroad Programs Program)
Program Terms: Summer,
Summer I,
Summer I and II,
Summer II
Homepage: Click to visit
Program Sponsor: CIEE 
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer II 2019 01-APR-2019 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Summer I 2019 01-APR-2019 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Summer 2019 01-APR-2019 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Summer I and II 2019 01-APR-2019 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Fact Sheet:
Minimum GPA Requirement: 2.5
Open to Non-UVa Students:
No
Housing: Homestay, Hotel Language of Instruction: English, Russian
Credit Type:
Transfer Credit
Program Type:
Island
Tuition Payments Made To:
Program Provider
Education Abroad Advisor:
Margaret Walter
Application Fee:
Yes
Study Abroad Administrative Fee:
Yes
Subject Area:
Art - Art History, Commerce, Cultural Studies, Political Science, Russian
Program Description:
St. Petersburg
CIEE Summer Russian Area Studies in St. Petersburg, Russia

The U.S. Department of State Travel Advisory for Russia is Level 3 – Reconsider Travel. Consult
iso.virginia.edu/travel-alerts-notices-warnings and travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/traveladvisories/traveladvisories.html for details.

Per the Policy on Student International Travel applicants must submit a petition for an exemption to the Policy as part of their application.

Come explore the splendor that is St. Petersburg in summer. Begin or continue your Russian language studies, enroll in courses on a variety of topics, and examine the intriguing complexities of Russia's past and present in the warm weather and white nights.

With homestays, cultural and social activities, and excursions that allow you to explore the city and the surrounding areas, studying abroad in Russia offers you an exciting and immersive international experience.

Study abroad in Russia and you will:

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  • Begin or continue your Russian language studies in spectacular St. Petersburg, where the entire downtown is a protected UNESCO heritage site
  • Gain insight into Russian history, politics, business, and culture through courses taught in English
  • Enjoy a rich cultural program including local and regional excursions and field trips to museums, historical sites, and theaters, and interaction with locals
  • Become a member of a unique alumni network of remarkable individuals who have studied in St. Petersburg since the opening of the study center in 1967

Find out more.

Please check the CIEE website for final program dates, and speak with your CIEE Study Abroad Advisor prior to booking airfare.