Important Dates

As you make preparations to begin an application or plan for a study abroad program, please consider these important dates as part of your planning.

Russian Immersion Programs

(Advanced Russian Language and Area Studies Program (RLASP), Business Russian Language and Internship (BRLI), and Russian Heritage Speakers Program)

Application Deadlines
  • Summer Term: February 15th
  • Fall Semester: March 15th
  • Academic Year Program: March 15th
  • Spring Semester: October 15th

Program Dates
  • Summer 2014: June 12, 2014 - August 11, 2014
  • Fall 2014: August 28, 2014 - December 18, 2014
  • Academic Year 2014-15: August 28, 2014 - May 19, 2015
  • Spring 2015: January 22, 2015 - May 19, 2015
  • Summer 2015: June 11, 2015 - August 10, 2015

Contemporary Russia Program

Application Deadline
  • February 15

Tentative Program Dates
  • Summer 2014: June 5, 2014 - July 5, 2014

Summer Russian Language Teachers Program

Application Deadline
  • February 15

Program Dates
  • Summer 2015: June 25, 2015 - August 9, 2014

*Start date is the departure date for Russia. A mandatory pre-departure orientation takes place two days prior to departure.

[At the Hermitage Theatre,] I learned how to properly act in a professional work situation in Russia, how the theatre works in Moscow and a little bit about culture. I heard only proper, grammatically correct Russian and this was very beneficial to my Russian. Additionally, we spoke to our coworkers only in Russian. This was also a great opportunity

--Rory, St. Petersburg

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  • Seeing the Warmer Side of Russia

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