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Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Academic Level: Freshman, Junior, Senior, Sophomore Language(s) of Instruction: English
Housing Options: Residence Hall Program Model: Partner Provider
Area(s) of Study: Africana Studies, Cross-cultural and Global Studies, History, Public Service Leadership, Sociology Minimum GPA: 3.00
Open to Non-UHCL Applicants: Yes
Program Description:

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Bridgetown, Barbados
Spend the summer in the beautiful city of Bridgetown with AIFS! You’ll earn up to 4 credits at The University of the West Indies. Courses are taught in English.

You’ll earn 4 credits learning about the Caribbean while actively engaging in the culture of Barbados. Students will learn about the culture of the indigenous population, the history of the colonization of the Caribbean and 21st century Caribbean philosophy and pop culture. Classroom teaching is enhanced with extensive field trips to local museums, monuments and communities.

In Bridgetown, you will live in a single room in shared suites in a student residence hall. Daily breakfast and lunch in the campus dining hall is included.

You’ll enjoy cultural and social activities such as: 
  • A boat trip
  • Visit to slavery and emancipation exhibits at Barbados Museum
  • Visit to National Heroes Square
  • Tour of George Washington House
  • Visit to local beaches
  • Day trip throughout Bridgetown and Barbados
 
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Over 50% of students receive financial support from AIFS!  
   
AIFS is recognized as a premier provider of study abroad programs. All-inclusive program fees cover tuition, housing, a meal plan, tours and excursions, insurance and 24-hour emergency service. Since 1964, more than 1.5 million students have traveled abroad with AIFS.
 
     
 

 



Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2021 05/15/2021 ** Rolling Admission 06/05/2021 06/26/2021

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.