Summer Programs

Program Overview
Many of George Fox's approved study abroad semester programs also offer programs (one or two sessions) during the summer. See links below to learn about each opportunity. The following programs currently offer summer opportunies:

Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Costa Rica, Ecuador, England (London), Oxford, France, Italy, Kenya, Lithuania, Peru, Salamanca SpainSouth Korea, Spain (Veritas) (not for Spanish majors or minors)

Application
The student will need to fill out two applications:
• George Fox off-campus application form (obtained from the Center for Study Abroad; or downloaded here).
• The programs application found on their website.

* The external study abroad progrm's application should only be completed after being informed from the Director of Study Abroad that you are accepted for an off-campus study semester.

Eligibility
Students must be full-time undergraduates with junior or senior status, holding a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher to apply. Most programs do not have a language requirement.

Credits
Because students remain enrolled at George Fox University while participating in one of GFU's approved programs, academic credit is awarded by George Fox.  Students will be required to attend two pre-departure meetings, complete an online course evaluation, and attend a re-entry meeting upon their return. Students must see the transfer credit specialist in the Registrars office BEFORE they begin their semester off-campus.

Housing
Housing varies according to the program and can be home-stays, apartments, or dorms.

Costs
The student pays the actual cost of the program which typically includes room and board, plus a GFU administrative fee of $300. Round trip airfare is additional.

For more information, contact:
Center for for Study Abroad
Lemmons 9
Phone: 503-554-2150
E-mail: lscott@georgefox.edu