Short Term/Summer Programs
*Important note for students interested in upcoming short-term and summer affiliate programs:
HWS is phasing in a NEW online application system this semester. All students interested in short-term or summer affiliate programs will now apply online.
Visit the 'apply now' section on the program’s online brochure page and download the PDF.
E-mail completed PDF application and essay questions to firstname.lastname@example.org
Your application will be reviewed and a decision letter (along with further instructions regarding the online application process) will be issued.
HWS faculty-led programs for summer 2016
Guatemala: Linking the Culture and Ecology of Guatemala with Professors Brien Ashdown and Meghan Brown.
This 3-week course will include natural and social scientific research, language training, homestays, service learning and exchange with Guatemalans…
Wales: Outdoor Education: Theoretical Issues in Outdoor Pursuits with Dean Mapstone in Partnership with University of Wales Trinity St. David.
This course will be a combination of academic theory and hands-on outdoor activities, including hiking, camping, caving, canoeing, kayaking, swimming, mine exploration, rock climbing and mountain biking…
Siberia: Siberian Culture in the Golden Altai with Professor Kristen Welsh.
Based in the city of Barnaul, this 5 week seminar will foster interdisciplinary learning and teaching in Russian area studies by immersing participants in the language, culture, and contemporary issues of Siberia…
HWS faculty-led programs for J-term (Dec 2016 – Jan 2017)
Bali (Indonesia): The Performing Arts of Bali with Professor Chris Hatch
This course will be a three week intensive exploration into the rich performing arts tradition of Bali, Indonesia...
For more information on HWS short-term programs and to apply, please click on the above link(s). These links will direct you to an HWS internal information page and application brochure page for your program of interest.
For step-by-step instructions on how to create your online application, log-in, and apply using the new software, please click here.
Affiliate summer programs
These programs require a dual application process. Students will first apply and be screened through the CGE. Upon acceptance, students will then need to apply directly to the provider. Each program below has its own deadlines and application procedures.
- Bath, England (ASE)
- Copenhagen, Denmark (DIS)
- Aix/Avignon, France (IAU)
- Norwich, England (UEA)
- Various locations worldwide (CIEE)
For more information on HWS summer affiliate programs and to apply for an affiliate program, please click on the above link(s). These links will direct you to an HWS internal information page and application portal for all short-term and summer affiliate programs. Scroll down to the summer affiliate section at the bottom and click on the link of the summer affiliate program that you are interested in for more information and to begin the online application process.
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