Bangalore, India

Program Calendars

Bangalore, India | 2017 Summer

Program Deadlines
September 1, 2016 Application Opens, Early Admission Period Begins
February 15, 2017 Summer I Early Admission Period Ends ($500 confirmation deposit is non-refundable)
April 1 Application Closes (Late application may be possible - contact USAC)
May 1 Summer I Balance Due Deadline
Summer I Cancellation Deadline (no refunds)
Program Dates
June 6, 2017 Departure from the US on optional group flight
June 8 Arrival in Bangalore (Bengaluru) early morning (12-4 am)
Move into housing
June 8 - 9 Mandatory orientation (begins at 9 am)
Police registration
June 10 City tour
June 12 Courses begin
Mid-June Optional group volunteer outing to local paper recycling plant
June 17 Field trip - Bannerghatta Park Tour
Late June Optional group volunteer outing to local tutoring center
Early July Optional group volunteer outing to local village
July 8 - 9 Field trip—Mysore
July 22 - 23 Field trip—Coorg
Late July Henna party
July 25 Courses end
July 26 Final examinations
Program end date (for those not on the optional tour)
July 27 Move out of housing
July 28 - August 1 Optional Northern India Tour
August 1 Late evening departure (after 8 pm) from Delhi (if on optional tour)
Program end date (for those on the optional tour)
Open Return Students establish their own date of return

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.

Occasionally dates need to be changed or field trips modified. Refer back to this calendar often for the most current dates.

Quick Details

2017-18 App. Cycle

Summer: Open

Fall or Yearlong: Open

Spring: Open


Minimum 2.5 GPA and sophomore standing or higher

Program Type



U.S. Credit

Program Capacity

40 students