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  • Locations: Solheimar, Iceland
  • Program Terms: Fall, Spring
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Program Sponsor: Center for Ecological Living & Learning 
  • Dates / Deadlines
Fact Sheet:
Advisor:
Regine John
Who Can Apply?:
UMA only - non-UMA students consult your study abroad office
Fields of Study:
Culture, Earth Systems, Ecology, Economics, Environmental Sciences, Geography, Geology, Hospitality & Tourism Management, International Relations, Service Learning
Language(s) of Instruction:
English
Program Type:
Study Abroad
Housing:
Family Home Stay, Guest House, Hotel
Minimum Class Standing:
2nd Sem Sophomore
Program Description:

 Are you interested in:


* Exploring one of the most remote, geologically unique, environmentally friendly, and

   breathtakingly beautiful countries in the world?

* Immersing yourself in Icelandic culture, while learning about its rich Viking heritage?

* Living in one of the world's unique eco-villages that grows most of its food organically

   in geothermal heated greenhouses and whose electricity is from 100% renewable

   sources?

* Making a difference - helping an eco-village to become increasingly self-reliant through

   sustainable practices?

* Learning about the principles of sustainability from a country leading the world in the

   production of clean renewable energy?


If so, we invite you to join us for an

adventure in sustainability in Iceland.

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Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year UMass/IPO Application Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Fall 2018 05/01/2018 ** Varies TBA TBA
NOTE: Please check the partner program website for ACTUAL APPLICATION DEADLINES. The posted deadline above is the date when UMass materials, signature documents, and questionnaires need to be handed in or completed. If the program start and end dates read "TBA," consult the program's website or your IPO advisor.
Spring 2019 10/01/2018 10/01/2018 TBA TBA

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