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Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year UMass/IPO Application Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2021 03/15/2021 ** Varies TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admissions.

If you are applying to a partner program, you must check their website for ACTUAL APPLICATION DEADLINES. The posted deadline above indicates when your UMass Abroad application materials are due and the program’s deadline may be sooner.
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Click here for a definition of this term Language(s) of Instruction: English Click here for a definition of this term Fields of Study: Anthropology, Biology, Communication, Comparative Literature, Creative Writing, Economics, European Studies, Film Studies, Finance, German and Scandinavian Studies, International Relations, Modern European Studies, Political Science, Psychology, Public Health, Scandinavian Studies, Social Thought and Political Economy, Sociology, Women, Gender & Sexuality Studies
Click here for a definition of this term Program Type: US/Int'l Student Center Click here for a definition of this term Housing: Residence Hall
Click here for a definition of this term In Classes With: Mostly US Students Click here for a definition of this term Minimum Class Standing: 2nd Sem Sophomore
Click here for a definition of this term Minimum GPA: 3 Click here for a definition of this term Who Can Apply?: UMA only
Click here for a definition of this term Advisor: Regine John Click here for a definition of this term Program Provider: DIS
Click here for a definition of this term Summer Program Duration: 3-10 weeks Click here for a definition of this term Host Institution: Danish Institute for Study Abroad
Click here for a definition of this term Key Word Search: Pre-Med, Urban Studies
Program Description:

Why study abroad at DIS this summer?

Course Choice

Choose from over 80 courses that allow you to build your resumé, network with experts in the field, and explore Europe through an academic lens.

Opportunities to Mix and Match Sessions

Build your own unique study abroad experience – stay for one session or create a complementary summer package by adding sessions at DIS Copenhagen, DIS Stockholm, or both.

One Summer, Two CitiesDIS Denmark Sweden Brunch

If you take advantage of studying at both locations, transport between Copenhagen and Stockholm is organized by DIS at no extra cost. 

Academic Excellence

Intellectually stimulating courses taught in English challenge you to examine issues from various perspectives, as you debate, analyze, and reflect on contemporary topics and burning issues.

Experiential Learning

DIS faculty teach what they do, bringing theory to life by sharing real-life experiences and cases, and expanding your network with local Field Studies and guest lectures.

Course-Integrated Study Tours

Europe will be your classroom when on week-long Study Tours during Sessions 2, 3. Study Tours further contextualize your understanding of topics while in a relevant European destination.

Cost

UMass students receive a discount since we have an exchange partnership with DIS. Please take a look at the budget sheets above.