Study Abroad Honors: Belgium & Austria

Why Study Abroad?

  • It is often a life-changing experience with great personal growth.
  • You gain international experience and an international perspective.
  • It makes you more marketable for jobs and internships.
  • It prepares you for semester exchange programs.

DGS Short-Term Program

  • As a DGS honors freshman, you will travel to partner universities in Leuven, Belgium and Vienna, Austria over Spring Break 2016.
  • You will partake in 9 days of exploration of majors in an international context, cultural immersion and history, and sightseeing.

Experience Leuven and Vienna (PowerPoint)


  • $1,500 covers:
    • Multi-destination airline ticket
    • 8 nights of accommodations, including breakfast
    • All entry and tour fees
    • Opening- and closing-night dinners
  • You will be responsible for:
    • Other meals
    • Miscellaneous expenses
  • Additional scholarships are available for Pell-eligible students.

Register and Apply

  • Register in GS 198, a 2-hour course the first 8 weeks of the Spring 2016 term.
  • You must complete the class to take the trip, and you must complete the trip to earn credit in the course. Apply now!
  • Questions? Contact the Honors Director.