Programs : Brochure
- Locations: Dubrovnik, Croatia; Opatija, Croatia; Split, Croatia; Zagreb, Croatia
- Program Terms: Summer
- Homepage: Click to visit
- Restrictions: Auburn applicants only
AU Honors Program in Croatia
The 2017 Honors Program in Croatia combines a semester long course, HONR 3087 Study & Travel in Croatia, with a 14 day study abroad program in Croatia that will bring the coursework to life. Students will learn about the history, economy, political climate and geography of Croatia in the course. In the early summer, students will complete the immersion component of the course to experience, first-hand, what they learned in class. Many excursions are included in the program, and they focus on various aspects of Croatia including museums, nature, and even ‘Game of Thrones’ attractions!
The program is open to all Auburn students in the Honor’s College who are in good standing, as well as approved Auburn students not in the Honor’s College. Students must complete the 2017 Spring Semester course HONR 3087 – Study & Travel: Croatia in order to take part in the study abroad program to Croatia.
HONR 3087 – Study & Travel: Croatia (3 credits). Students will complete the course during the 2017 spring semester. Upon conclusion of the semester, students will travel to Croatia for the immersion component of the course.
For a breakdown of student costs, please see the Honors Program in Honors Croatia Student Budget.pdf.
Refund Policy:Review program fees and refund policy. Upon admission to this program, you will be responsible for payment of these fees. Refunds will be made based on the withdrawal and cancellation dates listed above.
Students will reside in hotels for the duration of the program. Stays include Hotel Dubrovnik in Zagreb, Croatia (www.hotel-dubrovnik.hr/); Remisens Villa Ambassador in Opatija, Croatia (www.reminsens.com/en/villa-ambassador); Hotel Jupiter in Split, Croatia (www.lhjupiter.com); and Rixos Libertas Dubrovnik in Dubrovnik, Croatia (www.ibertasdubrovnik.rixos.com).
Zagreb, the capital of Croatia, is the first stop on the program. Home to over 790,000 residents, Zagreb is the largest city in Croatia, and is rich in history, architecture, and culture. Sites of interest in Zagreb that students will have the chance to visit include but are not limited to: Old Town, St. Stephen’s Cathedral, Croatian National Theater and Opera House, Parliament and Prime Minister’s office, St. Mark’s Square, Zagreb Cathedral, Dolac Market, and more!
Tour of Zagreb
Krapina Neandertha Museum
‘Game of Thrones’ focused tour of Split, Croatia
Full-day excursion to Montenegro
If you do not have a PASSPORT: Please check http://travel.state.gov for the nearest local passport office and forms. Auburn Abroad recommends that you apply for a passport as soon as possible. If you already have a passport: Please check the expiration date. Passports should be valid for at least 6 months following your scheduled time abroad.VISA REGULATION:
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