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 Institution: 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: Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors, Graduates, 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: Available
Undergrad: 16 for full sem, 8 for summer
Grad Credit: Available
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, Pre-Departure Services, Program Travel, Resident Director, Some Meals, Tuition, Visa
Nonrefundable fee
Cost Range: Contact Sponsor For Program Costs

Instruction Language: Russian
Format: Independent Study Format, Language Study, Lecture, Seminar, Tutorial
Students: US & International

Housing Arrangement: Arranged By Program
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 Cooperation 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, Program 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