Accra, Ghana
USAC
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Fees & Deadlines

Accra, Ghana | 2018 Spring

USAC is a non-profit organization that provides quality, affordable study abroad programs. Our programs give students flexibility and control in selecting options that impact program cost; try our interactive budget sheet to estimate how you can budget and economize.

Cost (USD) Selected (USD)
5,9805,980
Housing
945945
1,073
Some costs are estimates and all costs are subject to change.

    USAC interactive budget sheetTry our interactive budget sheet to estimate all costs for this program including optional items, airfare, living expenses, etc.

    See the Money Matters section for more financial information, including help with financing and scholarship resources.

    Program fee includes:

    • tuition and fees
    • USAC prearranged housing placement service
    • personalized pre-departure advising
    • immigration visa guidance
    • parental support and advisement
    • scholarship advising and assistance
    • transcript assistance
    • student health insurance
    • airport pick-up if arriving on official arrival day
    • University of Ghana mandatory orientation
    • Accra city tour
    • Cape Coast and Beach and Shoreline field trips
    • welcome and goodbye dinner
    • local student support team
    • 24-hour local emergency staff support
    • local travel resources, tips, and suggestions
    • volunteer opportunities
    Program Deadlines
    September 1, 2016 Application Opens, Early Admission Period Begins
    August 1, 2017 Spring Early Admission Period Ends ($500 confirmation deposit is non-refundable)
    October 15 Application Closes (Late application may be possible - contact USAC)
    December 1 Spring Balance Due Deadline
    December 30 Spring Cancellation Deadline (no refunds)

    See Ready to Apply for additional information about the application process and Money Matters for more details regarding payment and cancellation deadlines.

    USAC reserves the right to make adjustments to fees or deadlines at any time. If a program fills earlier than anticipated, USAC may move up the position hold payment deadline date to secure students’ placement in the program.

    Quick Details

    2017-18 App. Cycle

    Spring: Open

    2018-19 App. Cycle

    Application opens 9/1:

    Summer I (4 weeks)

    Summer II (4 weeks)

    Summer I & II (8 weeks)

    Fall/Yearlong

    Eligibility

    Minimum 2.5 GPA and sophomore standing or higher

    Program Type

    Specialty

    Credits

    U.S. Credit

    Program Capacity

    40 students

    Instruction

    English

    Scholarships

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