Veritas in Cuscoisalogo

Program Overview
This program is offered in collaboration with Veritas Christian Study Abroad  at the Universidad de
Salamanca Cursos Internacionales
in Cusco, Peru. Cusco is situated on the Southeastern side of Peru, crossing through the Andes mountains. The city of Cusco is known as the archaeological capital of the Americas and is a short distance from Machu Picchu one of the New  Seven Wonders of the World.  Veritas is a division of  International Studies Abroad (ISA). You will be attending classes with ISA students as well as Veritas students.

Courses peru
Students are required to take a Comparative Religions course or an International Missions/Service-learning practicum taught by local Veritas staff. The remainder of the courses will be taken at the Universidad de Salamanca Cursos Internacionales

Students will have the opportunity to travel  to several locations, including, Machu Picchu, Arequipa, Puerto Maldonado, Puno and Lake Titicaca.

Program Fees
Students pay their regular George Fox tuition and room and aboard and continue to receive all of their financial aid. Due to the high cost of some programs an additional fee may be charged. The student is responsible for round trip airfare. There also may be an additional charge for a visa. The fee does include emergency travel insurance.

The student will fill out two applications:
•  George Fox off-campus application form
The Veritas Christian Study Abroad application should only be completed  after being informed from the George Fox Director of Study Abroad that you are accepted for an off-campus study semester.
Veritas Christian Study Abroad application (An application fee must accompany your application)

Students must be full-time undergraduates with junior or senior status, holding a cumulative GPA of 2.75 or higher to apply. APPROVED FOR SPANISH MAJORS. There is NO language requirement for non-Spanish majors.

Students will live in homestays with Peruvian families. Students will be provided with three meals per day (except on Veritas excursion days) and laundry service once per week for the official duration of the program. This is included in the Veritas program cost. Students usually share a bedroom with another Veritas student, but have the option of paying extra to secure an individual room

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