Advanced Russian Language and Area Studies Program (RLASP)

Outbound Communications Officer
1828 L Street, NW
Suite 1200
Washington, DC  20036
Phone: (202) 833-7522
Fax: (202) 833-7523
Asia and Oceania: Kazakhstan
Europe: Russia: Moscow, Russia: Saint Petersburg, Russia: Vladimir

Host Inst.: MIU (Moscow), Herzen (St Petersburg), KORA (Vladimir), KazNU (Almaty)

Dates: Late Aug to mid-Dec, mid-Jan to mid-May; summer pgm avail early Jun to early Aug

Subject: Area studies, History, Literature, Political science and politics, Russian language, Russian studies

Level: Sophs, Jrs, Srs, Grads, Adults, Teachers, Professionals
Requires: 2.70 GPA, previous study in field, 2 semesters of college-level Russian or the equivalent
Age Min: 18

Undergrad Credit: Avail
Undergrad: 16 for full sem, 8 for summer
Grad Credit: Avail
Grad: 15 for full sem, 10 for summer
Transfer Credit Through: Bryn Mawr College
Document Awarded: transcript

Overall Program Costs: Contact sponsor
Cost Include: emergency travel assistance, excursions, health insurance, most meals, pgm travel, pre-departure svcs, resident dir, some meals, tuition, visa
Nonrefundable fee
Cost Range: Contact sponsor for pgm costs

Instruction Language: Russian
Format: Independent study format, Lang study, Lecture, Seminar, Tutorial
Students: US & intl

Housing Arrangement: Arr by pgm
Housing Type: dormitories, homestays

Deadline: Mar 15 for fall/acad yr; Oct 15 for spring; Feb 15 for summer

Other Info:
Year Program Began: 1976
In Coop With: American Councils for Teachers of Russian
Orientation Location: in US & abroad
Orientation Description: pre-departure & in-country
Activities: cultural events activity, excursions activity, field trips activity, pgm travel activity
Misc: Intensive Russian instruction. Scholarships: State Dept's Title VIII Fellowships, Dept of Ed's Fulbright-Hays, and more!
Financial Aid: scholarships
May Contact Former Participant