Study Abroad - Fiji

Sustaining Humans and their Environments in Fiji

Sustaining Humans and their Environments in Fiji

June 11-20, 2017

Program

Spend 10 days traveling through the mainland of Fiji and one of its offshore islands. Observe Fiji firsthand with local field guides and UF professors with expertise in the fields related to ecotourism and sustainability. You can participate in the program on its own or add it onto the North Queensland Humans and the Environment program.

Location:

Fiji is known for its vibrant traditional culture and spectacular natural environments. This program will take place on Vitu Levu (the main island), Nadi, the Coral Coast, and Barefoot Island, one of the Yasawa Islands.

Course Information:

LEI 4955 / LEI 6931

Tourism, Recreation & Sport Managment

3 UF GPA Credits

UF in Fiji

Application Information

2017 Application Deadline
March 1, 2017

Please apply online at:
ufic.ufl.edu/sas

Eligibility Requirements
>>Open to all majors    >>2.5 GPA or higher    >>Undergraduate student in good standing

2017 Pricing - Undergraduate: $2,998 / Graduate: $3,246
A $350 nonrefundable deposit toward the total cost of the program is due at the time of application. The remaining fees are due no later than 45 days prior to departure. If you receive financial aid, you can defer payment until it disburses. Deferment decisions will be based on the amount of aid to be received.

What's included?
Tuition for 3 credits, all accommodations, in-country transportation, lectures and seminars, all field excursions and entrance fees, most meals, international health insurance, and emergency medical assistance.

What's NOT included?
Round trip airfare, some meals, course packet, additioanl personal travel and personal expenses.

Housing
You will stay in a variety of lodgings, including a budget hotel, beach side bures and one night with a Fijian family.

Excursions Include:
>Snorkeling to view coral reefs
>Fijian craft market
>Kula Eco Park
>Kayaking class II rapids with Rivers Fiji
>Spending a night with a Fijian family in a village