Northern Ireland

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Program Overview
In conjunction with the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities, George Fox students can participate in the Northern Ireland Semester in Belfast, Ireland. Students will be able to experience the religious and political conflict that has been an important part of Northern Ireland's history.  In addiction to their students students will be able to travel around the Irish isle to visit important cultural and historical landmarks, pray in ancient cathedrals, and hike among green pastures and ancient forests

Course ContentIreland
Students are required to take the course, Peacemaking and Reconciliation in Northern Ireland and can then choose 3 - 4 other courses which include Art, Literature, Intercultural Communication, and History.

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.

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

The Northern Ireland 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.

• Northern Ireland application

Housing
Students may be housed in Lakeside manor, a charming 19th-century mansion in Belfast.

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