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zCCIS Study Abroad
Aix-en-Provence, France; Annecy, France; Auckland, New Zealand; Bangalore, India; Buenos Aires, Argentina; Chambery, France; Chicoutimi, Canada; Christchurch, New Zealand; Copenhagen, Denmark; Cusco, Peru; Dundee, United Kingdom; Guadalajara, Mexico; Guayaquil, Ecuador; Hamilton, New Zealand; Heidelberg, Germany; Ifrane, Morocco; Lancashire, United Kingdom; Lima, Peru; Moscow, Russia; Nanjing, China; Nice, France; Palmerston North, New Zealand; Paris, France; Prague, Czech Republic; Quito, Ecuador; San Ignacio, Belize; San Jose, Costa Rica; Santa Ana, Costa Rica; Santa Domingo, Dominican Republic; Seville, Spain; Stirling, United Kingdom; Thessaloniki, Greece; Tokyo, Japan; Wellington, New Zealand; Windhoek, Namibia
Program Terms: Fall,
Spring
This program is currently not accepting applications.
Homepage: Click to visit
Restrictions: Sacred Heart applicants only
Budget Sheets Fall
Dates / Deadlines:
There are currently no active application cycles for this program.
Fact Sheet:
 Minimum Class Standing:
First semester Senior, Junior, Second semester Freshman, Sophomore
 Minimum SHU Suggested GPA:
Varies by program
 Language of Instruction:
Varies by Program
 Housing Options:
Varies by program
 Credits per term:
12-15
 Visa/Residence Permit for U.S. Citizens:
Yes
Program Description:
College Consortium for International Studies (CCIS)
Various Locations

*Program information to change

 
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Sacred Heart University is a CCIS (College Consortium for International Studies) associate member. 

The CCIS Programs are a wonderful alternative if you are unable to find a SHU-affiliated study abroad program to suit your needs. You may apply to programs in countries in which SHU does not currently have a study abroad program.


Please browse the links below for further information or contact the SHU Office of Global Affairs.


Programs

Argentina
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Belize

 
Canada
 

China


Costa Rica


Czech Republic

Denmark

Ecuador

England
France
Germany

Greece
India
Japan
Mexico


Morocco
Namibia


New Zealand
Peru
Russia


Scotland

Spain

Course Credit

Grades obtained on a CCIS program will not factor into your SHU GPA.  While SHU will accept credit from CCIS institutions, you are responsible for obtaining specific course approvals from the appropriate academic departments at SHU.

Program Orientation
Upon acceptance to the program, you will be required to attend a mandatory pre-departure orientation.  During this orientation, further details about the course and program details will be discussed.  The pre-departure orientation will be conducted at the end of April for the fall term abroad and in late November/early December for the spring term abroad.

Program Cost

Fall 2013 Program Costs

Confirmation fee: You are required to submit a non-refundable $350 confirmation fee payable to “Sacred Heart University” two weeks after you approval to study abroad on a SHU Office of Global Affairs program.  This confirmation fee secures your enrollment in SHU study abroad. 

Billable program costs: The Sacred Heart University Student Accounts office will bill you for the following amounts:

Host Program Cost – Varies per program
Registration fee - $95
Study Abroad fee - $350

The total billable program cost due to Sacred Heart University is $ Host program cost + $445

The total program cost paid to Sacred Heart University is $795 + Host program cost (confirmation fee + program cost listed above)

CONFIRMATION / STUDY ABROAD FEE INCLUDES: Program orientation and mandatory basic international health insurance.

CONFIRMATION / STUDY ABROAD FEE DOES NOT INCLUDE: Host program tuition; Travel to/from host country, housing,  meals, major medical insurance, on-site course fees, visa/resident permit fees, and all personal expenses.


Please speak with Financial Assistance to determine how your aid package will apply towards studying abroad.

Additional expenses

Please review the program Budget Sheet for an estimated budget worksheet, including potential expenses outside the billable program cost.

Financial Aid

Sacred Heart Students– Sacred Heart University scholarships and grants will not apply towards CCIS programs.  Only federal financial aid (for those who qualify) may be applied to CCIS programs.  You are welcome to contact Financial Assistance regarding loan opportunities and outside scholarships.

Visiting Students– If you receive a financial aid package from your home institution, please check with your study abroad/financial Aid office to find out if it may be used for this program.  Upon request, the Office of Global Affairs may provide your institution with the necessary documentation to support the transfer of aid.  Please note that Sacred Heart University will not process financial aid for visiting students.

Scholarships

Scholarships are a great way to support the cost of your study abroad experience.  In an effort to encourage you to study abroad, and to make a study abroad experience more accessible, the SHU Office of Study Abroad prepared a list of scholarships and financial resources.  Please note that this is not a conclusive list but it will help you start your search process.  The OGA encourages you to apply and take advantage of as many relevant scholarship opportunities as possible.

CCCIS is happy to announce scholarship opportunities for the Spring 2014 semester. Currently, there are three Spring 2014 scholarship awards available in the amount of $1,000.00 each. The deadline for the nominations is October 15, 2013. Please see the scholarship guidelines and Nomination Form for more information. 

For more information about a CCIS program, please contact the CCIS host program Study Abroad office directly.

 
This program is currently not accepting applications.