Group in Turkey
Location: Turkey, Asia
Program Type: Faculty-led short-term program
Language of Instruction: English
UMSL Term Abroad: Winter
      Approximate Dates Abroad: January 2015
UMSL Study Abroad Eligibility Requirements. Applicants to this program must meet all of the eligibility requirements.
Important Dates: Application deadline October 23, 2014


Course: Coming soon!
Professor: Dr. Joyce Mushaben, Curator's Professor, Political Science
Course Description: Coming soon!
Joyce in Turkey
City: multiple
Accommodations: TBD


Cost Estimates for Winter 2015*
Tuition (3 cr. undergrad or grad)* $947.40 or $1,227.10
Program Fee $TBD
Meals & Personal Expenses $TBD
Airfare $TBD
Total

$*

Program fee includes •Accommodations •Mandatory health insurance •Excursions •In-country transporation
Program fee does not include •Airfare •Meals •Personal expenses
*Estimates subject to change. Tuition rates for summer are not posted until April.


For additional information, please contact:
Dr. Joyce Mushaben, Faculty Director (mushaben@umsl.edu, 314-516-4908) 
Nate Daugherty, Study Abroad Coordinator (daughertyn@umsl.edu, 314-516-6497)

Hagia Sophia

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

1. UMSL Study Abroad Application
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 payable by check or money order to 'UMSL'.
5. Non-UMSL students must also submit a letter of recommendation and transcript.

Application and non-refundable deposit of $500 are due by October 23, 2014.

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-UM-St. Louis 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:

Fees:
There are two fees for faculty-led programs:Tuition and Program Fee. Each fee must be paid separately.

1. Program fees must be paid by check or money order made out to UMSL and sent or brought to the Study Abroad Office. Credit cards are NOT accepted for program fees. 
2. Tuition will be billed to your student account by the Cashier’s Office after registration is complete.  Non-UMSL credit participants will be notified via e-mail by the Study Abroad Office as to how they can make payments online or through the Cashier’s Office. If not participating for credit, the non-credit fee is payable by check made out to UMSL and must be sent to the Study Abroad Office.

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.