Join Walden University for immersive travel and learning adventures around the globe. Designed to expand your learning beyond the classroom, Walden Study Abroad opportunities let you:
Our study abroad opportunities are open to our alumni, students, staff, faculty, AND their friends and family. If you're ready to expand your worldview, check out the calendar below for our next available travel adventures.
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|Information||Paris, Provence & Barcelona
||Guatemala Public Service
|Date of Trip||October 7-18, 2017||March 25 - April 2, 2017|
|Travel Parner (Vendor)||Travel Partner||Academic Experiences Abroad|
|Trip Information||Trip Information||The group will have 5 different service options to choose from. See registration link below for more details.|
|Registration Deadline||July 5, 2017
Enroll Early - Trips fill up quickly!
|December 1, 2016
Enroll Early - Trips fill up quickly!
|Registration Limits||35 Travelers||15 Travelers
|Registration Process||Online or 1.800.873.2250 (Tour# 1881980NZ )||http://tinyurl.com/WaldenGuatemala|
|Visiting Locations||Paris, France
|Program/Travel Cost||$3754||$2040 or $1790 with stipend|
|Cancelation Policy||Cancellation information can be found on Education First College Study Tours’ student agreement. All cancellations must be submitted by students directly to Education First.
|Included in Program Cost||
3 Days in Paris
|*On-Site Coordinator: Arrival day orientation; Local, English-speaking guide; 24-hour emergency support
*Accommodations: Twin rooms
*Meals: All breakfast, lunch, and dinners from arrival to departure.
*Transportation: Private air-conditioned bus; Boat ride as mentioned in the itinerary
*Cultural Experiences / Field Trips:
*Local, bi-lingual guides; Entrance fees and reservations
*Also included: All applicable taxes; Certificate of participation; Tips for guides and drivers
|NOT Included in Program Cost||Beverages and daily lunches; Some dinners; Departure fees in home location; Recommended Tips ($6-8 per day); Single room accommodations; Personal spending money; U.S. Passport and Visa fees (if necessary)||Airfare, Visas & passport fees, Trip cancellation / interruption insurance (recommended), Personal or other miscellaneous expenses, Meals other than those listed; Drinks are generally not included at meals
|Payment Structure Agreement||Payment Plans Available:
Tour Deposit: $95 (due upon enrollment)
Final Payment: Due 7/5/2017
|Payment Plans Available:
December 1, 2016 - $300 Deposit due
January 15, 2017 – 50% of Balance due
February 15, 2017 – Final Payment due
|Payment Options||Check, debit/credit card payment||Use registration link|
|Stipend Possibilities||To Be Determined||10 stipends at $250 each;
Must register by December 1st
|Additional Options||Single Room Upgrade: $450 (Price subject to change)||Single Room Upgrade: $500, must be reserved/paid 35 days ahead of departure|
|Course Options (Undergraduate Students ONLY)||Enrollment: IDST 4004E: Seminar with Study Abroad for Fall 2016 (11 week course-5 elective credits)||Enrollment: IDST 4002: Seminar with Public Service|
|Passport/Visa Requirements||Valid Passport Required expiring no earlier than April 2018
Visa may be required depending on country of origin issuing passport. All students are responsible for obtaining correct travel documents.
Valid Passport Required expiring no earlier than September 2017
An exit tax must be paid when departing Guatemala by air. The exit tax ($30 USD) is generally included in an airline ticket price, but may be charged separately.
Please note that the Laureate employee discount applies to tuition for IDST 4004E/IDST 4002 only if an employee is pursuing an undergraduate degree at a Laureate GPS university. Additionally, no trip (i.e. nontuition) expenses will be discounted for employee-students (by 70% or otherwise). In addition, all travel days are dependent on supervisor’s approval for time off.