Study Abroad Office

Oman Study Tour

 

Oman Scenery

Location: Muscat, Oman with trips to other parts of the country
Course: 3 credit hours of Anthropology 2191: Special Topics-Omani Culture or Arabic 2190: Special Topics-Language Immersion
Dates: January 4-14, 2014
Professors: Laura El-Hage Chehade

Course Description: Coming soon!

Eligibility Requirements: UMSL Study Abroad Eligibility Requirements

Estimated Costs:

Oman Winter Intersession Program
Educational Fees (2014 rate for 3 credit hours) $947.40
Personal Expenses & Some Meals
approx. $400
Airfare

$1,400

Oman Program Fee1

$2,450

Total Estimated Cost
$5,197.40


1Includes Accommodations • Continental breakfast daily  and some dinners • Sightseeing tours and excursions • Airport transfers and  transportation between destination cities • Transportation to all included activities

Not Included in the Fees • Airfare • Lunches and some dinners • Personal expenses (depends on personal habits) • Passport costs

You may apply for a passport in the Office of International Studies and Programs Passport Application Acceptance Facility on UMSL's campus.

Map of Oman

Itinerary

For additional information:
Nate Daugherty, Study Abroad Coordinator (daughertyn@umsl.edu, 314-516-6497)

Important Dates:
Application and Deposit Deadline: mid-October, 2013
Additional Documents Deadline: TBA, late October
Remaining Program Fee Deadline: TBA, late October
Online Orientation Completion: November 1, 2013
Mandatory In Person Oriention: 2-4pm November 8, 2013


Oman Scenery

Application Process:
Applicants must submit the following documents to the Study Abroad Office. Forms are available online only.

1. UMSL Study Abroad Application Form
2. Non-refundable** $500 deposit (due at time of application)
3. Scholarship application and scholarship essay (UMSL students only)
4. Non-UMSL applicants are required to submit a $100 application fee. The application fee is separate from the program fee and is payable by check or money order to 'UMSL'.
5. Non-UMSL students must also submit a letter of recommendation and transcript.

University of Missouri-St. Louis
Study Abroad Office, 261 MSC
Attn: Oman Study Program
One University Blvd.
St. Louis, MO 63121

Application and non-refundable deposit of $500 are due by mid-October, TBD.

Mandatory Pre-Departure Orientation:
Faculty-led program participants are required to complete the online study abroad orientation, which covers health and safety topics, culture shock, and much more. Participants may or may not have to attend an in-person orientation; you will be notified by the program coordinator via e-mail regarding the specific requirements for your program. Non-UMSL students residing in the St. Louis area are welcome to attend. Please notify the Study Abroad Office if you will be attending so that we may send you a parking permit and directions. Details and location.

Important Information Regarding Fees and Registration:

Registration:
Registration instructions will be sent to you via e-mail by the Study Abroad Coordinator. DO NOT TRY TO REGISTER WITHOUT RECEIVING INFORMATION FROM THE STUDY ABROAD OFFICE ABOUT THE CORRECT PROCEDURE FOR YOUR PROGRAM.

* UMSL reserves the right to revise the program fee if there are fluctuations in the exchange rate. Participants are responsible for any increase in rates.
**Deposit will be refunded only if you are not selected to participate in the program or if the program is cancelled.