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CIEE January in Amsterdam
Amsterdam, Netherlands (Outgoing Program)
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Program Terms: Winter J-term
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Program Sponsor: CIEE 
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Restrictions: URI applicants only
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Minimum GPA: 2.5 Fields of Studies: Cultural Studies, Environmental Studies, Geography, History, Sociology
Language of Instruction: English Experiential Learning: URI Affiliated Program
Class Standing: 2. Sophomore
Program Description:
Program Description:

January in Amsterdam

AMSTERDAM, NETHERLANDS

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Program Overview

Spend your January in the Netherlands, learning about a country known for its progressive social policies. Take a class on the Dutch public health system and use the mini-metropolis of Amsterdam as your laboratory. Go on guided site visits, hear from guest lecturers, compare Dutch public health to that of the United States, and come away illuminated with insight about this beautiful country.

Unique Experiences

EXPLORE ANOTHER DUTCH CITY

between the capital of Amsterdam and a smaller city, during a two day overnight trip.

VISIT THE AMSTERDAM ZOO

just steps away from the CIEE Study Center, located on the Roetersstraat on the eastern side of the city center.

SPEND A DAY

at the Rijksmuseum and view the masterpieces of Rembrandt and his pupils.

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Excursions & Activities

  • Learn about culturally sensitive issues such as euthanasia, public insurance, and home birth, as well as global issues such as elderly care and children's health.
  • Take part in field visits in and around the city of Amsterdam.
  • See a world-class symphony orchestra at the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, considered by critics to have some of the best acoustics in the world.
  • Join the locals and bicycle around this accessible, environmentally-conscious and multicultural European capital city.
  • Hear a guest lecturer who'll provide insights on key contemporary public health issues in the Netherlands.

What's Included

  • Tuition
  • Housing
  • Meals are not included.
  • Advising before you depart to set goals and answer questions
  • Optional on-site airport meet-and-greet
  • Orientation – an introduction to Dutch culture, your academic program, and the city, plus practical information about living in your host city
  • Full-time program leadership and support in your host city
  • Field trips and cultural activities
  • Overnight excursions
  • Insurance and other travel benefits, with CIEE iNext
  • 24/7 emergency on-site support

1 out of 3 CIEE students receives a scholarship - get yours!

GAIN Travel Grants - up to $2,000 toward travel costs guaranteed to all Pell-elgible students.

Gilman Go Global Grants - $2,500/semester and $1,000/summer, guaranteed to all Gilman applications.

Merit-Based Scholarships - $2,500/semester and $750/summer, awarded to students deomonstrating high academic achievement.

Minority Serving Institutions (MIS) Grant - $2,000/semester and $500/summer, guaranteed to all students attending MSIs.

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Why CIEE

  • 200+ study abroad programs in 40+ countries
  • $8 million in scholarships offered each year
  • 1 in 3 students receives a scholarship
  • Study tours and cultural activities included
  • Internships and volunteering opportunities
  • Rigorous academics
  • Cultural immersion
  • iNext travel insurance included

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Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Winter J-Term 2020 10/05/2019 ** Rolling Admission 01/02/2020 01/22/2020

** 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.
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