** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program after a decision has been reached and will be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
The Office of Study Abroad can do personalized financial aid and scholarship advising for students. Please visit 108 Lippincott Hall or call 785-864-3742 to set up an appointment. KU students who qualify for financial aid in the form of Stafford and/or other loans, Federal Grants, and KU or outside scholarships may apply the aid to the cost of a Study Abroad Program.
KU Study Abroad supplemental scholarships are available to KU degree seeking students. Applications are available online. The scholarship application deadline is March 1 for Summer and Fall and Academic Year programs and October 1 for Spring, Winter Break and Spring Break programs.
Non-KU students should check into the financial resources available to them at their home institutions.
Since this Program meets all Department of Education requirements for intensive summer language programs, eligible graduate and undergraduate students may use FLAS Summer Fellowships. KU students see flas.ku.edu for more info.
All applicants will be required to complete several documents for each study abroad application. Below is a list of documents that will need to be completed for an application.
a. Statement of Purpose
b. Verification of Minimum GPA Requirement
c. Unofficial Transcript or Advising Report
d. 1 Language Recommendation and 1 General Recommendation
e. Authorization to Release Student Information
f. Student Conduct Verification
g. Financial Aid Questionnaire
Being able to go into the mountains and spend time with the tribal/village communities--it was something very rare and special, and I felt very humbled to be with them.
Brian Joseph Turnbull, Summer 2014 Participant
Excellent teaching at the Landour Language School, very helpful teachers who are very good at making students comfortable and accelerating their learning. Additionally, the living at LaVilla Bethany (particularly the provided meals) was very helpful and made the transition to India much easier.
Summer 2012 Participant
Staying with host families; it was an amazing way to really connect with the local people.