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Summer Study Abroad

The University of Richmond offers international study opportunities during the summer months. When going overseas for an academic year or semester is not an option, summer is the perfect time to gain an international experience in a more compact timeframe. Study abroad experiences earn college credit as detailed for each program.

All dates and costs are approximate and subject to change, as are program details. The University of Richmond reserves the right to alter the program costs as a result of fluctuations in international currency.

Application requirements are unique to individual programs. Review each program’s Fees & Timelines carefully and submit on time.

Application deadline: Extended to Friday, February 23, 2018!

Review application information on each program page. Visit Gateway Abroad and select the Apply Now button to start your application.


UR students are eligible for the Holt Summer Study Abroad Scholarship. Selected recipients will receive approximately $2,000 toward the cost of an approved UR Summer Study Abroad program.

UR students are eligible for the HI USA Explore the World Travel Scholarship. HI USA is awarding $2,000 travel scholarships in the local community to help pay for international travel that includes an education or service component.

Travel notice: Traveling with Medications advisory from the U.S. Department of State Overseas Security Advisory Council (OSAC).

Student handbook: Review the Summer Study Abroad Student Handbook 2018 edition.

Refund Policy notice: If a party other than the student will be paying for the Summer Study Abroad program, be sure to discuss this commitment and our Refund Policy with the other party before signing agreements.

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Summer 2018 Study Abroad Destinations

Study abroad programs to the following destinations are being finalized. Check this page regularly for updates. Details for linked programs are confirmed.

Destinations Dates Cost*
Argentina May 14–June 21 $6,600
Australia May 22–June 15 $6,200
Czech Republic including Belgrade & Budapest May 28–June 29 $5,950
Denmark  CANCELLED $6,800
England (London - Arts) CANCELLED $6,100
France (La Rochelle) June 24–July 28 $6,350
Germany (Berlin) June 2–July 14 $6,400
Germany: Educational Leadership (Stuttgart) July 24-31 $2,850
Italy (Verona) May 11–June 16 $6,150
Japan (Hamamatsu) May 15–July 2 $6,600
Jepson at Cambridge (via Jepson School) July 1–August 4 $6,950
June 11–July 27 $5,900
Russia (St. Petersburg) May 5–June 3 $6,200
Spain (Academics & Athletics in Seville) May 17–June 23 $5,850
Spain (Seville) June 7–July 13 $6,450

* Costs are subject to change without notice as a result of fluctuations in currency values and other factors.


Students participating in University of Richmond Summer Study Abroad program are automatically covered by the same health and travel insurance policy in effect for UR semester abroad programs. Review the benefits of coverage.


The Holt Summer Study Abroad Scholarship is available from the Department of Languages, Literatures & Cultures for UR Summer Study Abroad programs to most destinations. Review the linked page for details.

Contact Us

Office of Summer Studies
Professional & Continuing Studies
Special Programs Building
28 Westhampton Way
Univ. of Richmond, VA 23173

Phone: (804) 289-8133
Fax: (804) 289-8138

Monday-Friday: 8:30am–5pm
Closed for University holidays

# of Participants in Summer Study Abroad
Summer Study Abroad / Internship Abroad / Int'l Service Learning Locations, 2017
Online Summer School Sections, 2017