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  • Second largest city in Russia
  • Showplace of architectural masterpieces
  • mid-June to mid-August
Program Organization
Academic Program
  • 8 IU credits (see conversion chart)
  • Intensive language study and area studies courses
  • CIEE Russian language courses include grammar, phonetics and conversation. Courses in film and music add to the cultural component of understanding the Russian language.
  • 7-10 students per class
  • Local excursions, field trips to places of historical and cultural significance
  • Russian homes
  • Very limited dormitory space available
Additional Program Information

You may apply if you

  • are a student at any Indiana University campus who is making normal academic progress,
  • are in at least your third full-time semester of college,
  • are in at least fourth-semester Russian, and
  • have approximately a 2.75 cumulative GPA.
Complete eligibility criteria and selection criteria are outlined within the Academic Policies and Procedures of the Office of Overseas Study. Selection is based on maturity, seriousness of purpose, and appropriateness of match between program and applicant. Students on disciplinary probation during program period are not eligible.
Financial Aid
How to Apply for this Program

Application Deadline

  • Summer 2010: February 15, 2010

IU committee screens applications; final approval from CIEE.

Notification of application status sent electronically within 4 weeks of application deadline.

Estimated Costs

Summer 2010

  • IU portion of fee: $440
  • CIEE portion of fee*: $5,985 (tuition, room, board, medical insurance, field trips, visa fees)
  • See IU Fee Sheet for additional cost and payment details.

* Special discounted CIEE fee for IU students.

Airfare, personal expenses and vacation travel additional.

Initial prepayment of $500 due March 12, 2010.