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Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2019 11/30/2018 ** Rolling Admission 12/26/2019 01/05/2020

** 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:
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Program Category: UGA Residential Center Sponsor: University of Georgia
Partner Institution: N/A Type of Instruction: Fieldwork/Research
Classes With: U.S. Students, UGA Students Language of Instruction: English
Taught By: UGA/U.S. Professor(s) Housing Type: Dorm/Student Residence, Homestay, Hotel/Hostel
Work Opportunity: No Volunteer Opportunity: No
Scholarship Availability: Yes Academic Area: Latin American and Caribbean Studies
Minimum number of credit hours: 4 Maximum number of credit hours: 4
Minimum GPA Requirement: 2.0 or above
Program Description:
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¡Bienvenidos!
Costa Rica is one of the most biodiverse countries in the world and has taken great measures to preserve its rich environment. The University of Georgia’s open-air campus, nestled in the Monteverde cloud forest, fits right in with the culture of sustainability and conservation. UGACR offers a wide variety of courses, across a range of disciplines including tropical science, photography, language, business, and more. We provide plenty of recreational excursions such as coffee and chocolate tours, soaking in hot springs, sunset horseback riding, surfing, zip lining, and white-water rafting. Come study with our UGA Center, and experience Costa Rica’s hospitality and incredible beauty. ¡Pura Vida!

Courses offered:
  • CRSS(HORT)(ANTH)(ECOL)(GEOG) 4931/6931 - Sustainability of Agro-ecosystems (for non-science majors) (3 credit hrs)
For full program details, please view the UGA Costa Rica website.