Program Dates: July 6 - August 15, 2014
Application Due: EXTENDED !
60 students (approximately 20 each from the three colleges) will be housed either at historic Trinity College or the University of Georgia at Oxford Center. Trinity College, Oxford University, was founded in 1555 and is one of Oxford's most distinguished colleges. Trinity College is ideally located in the center of the city and has been praised by students for its architectural beauty and friendly atmosphere. The University of Georgia's at Oxford Center is located in North Oxford. The large, elegantly furnished rooms hold two to four students, and many have private bathrooms. All students will have access to the Trinity College dining hall, common rooms, computer labs and network, and college pub.
Students can earn six semester hours in a wide variety of disciplines. Tutorials will be taught using the tutorial format of individualized or small-group instruction. Tutorial groups are never larger than three students. Each tutorial class includes an excursion to a site in England related to the major themes in the course. See Courses Offered for a list of possible seminar and tutorial course choices in Summer 2014. Terry: You will take the mandatory seminar, INTB 5100, UGA Terry Faculty Member - Dr. Annette Poulsen, and one course with an Oxford faculty member. Grady: You will take either two courses from Oxford faculty or you will take the Grady seminar, JRLC 5210, UGA Grady Faculty Member - Dr. Bryan Reber, and one course taught by an Oxford faculty member. Franklin: You will take two courses taught by Oxford faculty.
Approximately $6,400 plus in-state UGA tuition and fees. The cost of the program covers Oxford and Trinity College fees, room, most meals, study abroad insurance, and class excursions. Additional expenses include cost of personal items and travel. A voluntary group-rate flight is available. (Transient students are subject to an additional admission fee assessed by UGA Undergraduate Admissions.)
The UGA at Oxford Summer Program is open to all majors! Students should provide a completed application form and two passport photos. A $600 application fee will be added to the UGA Student Accounts System upon receipt of application. Enrollment will be limited to well-qualified students. Students are required to turn in applications by the deadline; applications will be accepted after this date only if all positions are not filled. Application forms and other information are available in the UGA at Oxford office, 326A Park Hall or online.
Acceptance/Notification: Friday, February 7, 2014 (for those that applied by the January 24 deadline)
Forms/Fees: Friday, March 7, 2014 (Fees not covered by Financial Aid) This is also the withdrawal and application fee-refund deadline. After this date, you will be unable to recover your application fee and may also become liable for a pro-rated portion of the program fees.
The Summer curriculum at Oxford includes courses in Economics, English literature, History, Political Science, Religion, and a new Landscape Architecture course (tentative offering for summer 2014). Below is a list of tutorial and seminar classes offered during the Oxford Summer Program. This list is subject to change depending on the availability of the instructors. The most up to date list will be provided with the course selection information once you are accepted in the program.
Dr. Bryan Reber, Grady, UGA
Dr. Annette Poulsen, Terry, UGA