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Don’t have a semester to spare?

Emmanuel faculty are committed to sharing their passion for global citizenship and have developed special programs to take learning on location and share their expertise with you. Emmanuel travel courses are a great opportunity for students who may not want to or be able to commit to a semester or longer-term study abroad program. Why not consider spending spring break in Ireland, summer in Greece, or a few weeks serving others on our service-learning course in South Africa? 

  • Irish Art in Ireland  (Expected Spring 2021)
  • Marine Microbiology on the Great Barrier Reef (Expected Spring 2020)
  • Paris: City and its Contrasts in Modern French Literature and Culture (Expected Fall 2020)
  • Spain: A Cultural Approach (Expected Spring 2020)
  • Indonesia: Sustainable Development (Expected Spring 2021)
  • Politics of Race and Ethnicity in Latin America (Expected Fall 2020, Location TBD)
  • In the Footsteps of Thucydides (Expected Spring 2020)
  • Statecraft and Globalization (Expected Spring 2020)
  • The Geopolitics of Democracy (Expected Spring 2020)
  • India: Religion, Culture, Justice (Expected Spring 2020)
  • South Africa: Ethics, Religion and Global Health (Expected Spring 2020)   

Visit our COF Terra Dotta application portal to start an application.  

For fall and spring travel courses, tuition is included in the regular semester tuition, as long as the student is between 12 and 20 credits. The travel fee would be added to the Emmanuel bill for the semester and would be paid directly to Student Financial Services at Emmanuel College. Some travel courses are summer standalone courses, where students are charged summer tuition in addition to the travel fee.    

  • Registration process for faculty-led travel courses
  • Submit an initial application at
  • Complete a registration form on the MySaints Portal (the registration link will be sent to all students who have completed an application and who have met the eligibility requirements to study abroad
  • Submit a $300 non-refundable deposit and a signed Payment Agreement to the Office of International Programs within two days of completing the registration form
  • Post-acceptance materials will be made available after your deposit is submitted and will be due in advance of travel.   

*Detailed registration information will be made available at information sessions for travel courses and to applicants for travel courses.    

Study Abroad Information Session 

All students planning to study abroad for a semester, summer, or academic year should meet with the Office of International Programs at the start of the study abroad planning process. Prior to scheduling a meeting with an advisor, students must either attend a study abroad information session on campus, or watch a recorded version of the information session online. Students planning to apply for a faculty-led travel course must either attend a course-specific information session on campus, or watch a recorded version of our Travel Course registration webinar. For information on upcoming information sessions, or to obtain the link to the online information session, please visit or contact the

Office of International Programs at  

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