Germany

Germany (AMBEX) Program Germany

Program Overview
Situated in Regensburg, Germany, in the Bavarian region, the program emphasizes Reformation history, theology, and the German language. It is called the AMBEX program, short for American/Bavarian Exchange.

NOTE: There are up to two $2000 in scholarships available for a student who applies and is accepted to the AMBEX program. 

Additional Information: Program blog, Program informational video

Courses
Christian Worldview
Reformation History
Reformation Theology,Culture and Humanities Seminar
Electives: German language, People and Places of Europe, Art History, Modern German Literature, Dietrich Bonhoeffer/Martin Neimoller

Special features
Group travel to Italy, Switzerland, France and Austria
Individual and small group recreation, such as hiking, bicycling, skiing.
Worship and service in local evangelical churches
Opportunities to accompany local missionaries to Austria, Hungary, Romania

Application
The student will fill out two applications:
• George Fox off-campus application

The AMBEX application should only be completed after being informed from the Director of Study Abroad that you are accepted for an off-campus study semester.

 AMBEX application

Housing
AMBEX students will be living in a very clean, secure, well managed Student Inn aka Regensburg Youth Hostel on an island, in the middle of the Danube River, just a short walk to Old Town or a major modern shopping center.  Plentiful, nutritious meals (buffet style) — multiple cuisines e.g. Italian, Asian, German, French, etc.) are served at their attractive award winning dining hall.  The Student Inn also has indoor and outdoor recreation facilities/equipment as well as internet and laundry capabilities on site. There is convenient transportation within the city of Regensberg.

Cost
There are up to two $2000 in scholarships available for a student who applies and is accepted to the AMBEX program.  This reduces the additional program fee by $2000.

For more information, contact:

Center for Study Abroad
Moore House
Phone: 503-554-2150
Email: lscott@georgefox.edu