Travel, Learn, Grow: Study Abroad with Walden

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:

  • Explore the history, culture, and customs of other countries with a small group of fellow learners.
  • Learn from guest lecturers, interact with members of the local communities, and tour historic sites with expert guides.
  • Focus on the adventure while Walden-approved tour operators handle all the logistics.

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.

Questions? Email studyabroad@waldenu.edu.

 

Champs Elysees, Paris
Paris, Provence & Barcelona

A scene in Eastern Europe
Eastern Europe (Budapest, Krakow, Prague and Vienna)

Date of Trip October 7-18, 2017 October 8-19, 2016
Travel Parner (Vendor) Travel Partner Travel Partner
Trip Information Trip Information Trip Information
Registration Deadline July 5, 2017
Enroll Early - Trips fill up quickly!
July 5, 2016
Registration Limits 35 Travelers Trip is full
Registration Process Online or 1.800.873.2250 (Tour# 1881980NZ ) Online or 1.800.873.2250
(Tour# 1751190XX)
Visiting Locations Paris, France
Avignon, France
Arles, France
Figueres, Spain
Barcelona, Spain
Madrid, Spain
Budapest, Hungary
Krakow, Poland
Auschwitz
Prague, Czech Republic
Vienna, Austria
Program/Travel Cost $3754 $3,529 includes airfare; potential for an additional cost of $100-200 depending on departure city
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.
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
1 Day in Avignon
1 Day in Arles
3 Days in Barcelona
2 Days in Madrid
Ground travel between cities
Hotel accommodations with private bathrooms
Daily breakfast
Select dinners
Sightseeing program per itinerary
All entrance and service fees
Airport - hotel - airport transfers
Airfare based on departure locations (cost may vary if you are not leaving from Atlanta)
Travel insurance

3 nights in Budapest
2 nights in Krakow
3 nights in Prague
2 nights in Vienna
Ground travel between each city
All housing arrangements
Daily breakfast
Four Group Dinners
Sightseeing program per itinerary
All entrance and service fees
Airport-hotel-airport transfers
Airfare based on departure locations (cost may vary if you are not leaving from Atlanta)
Travel insurance
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) Beverages and daily lunches, some dinners Departure fees in home location Recommended Tips ($6-8 per day), Personal spending money, U.S. Passport and Visa fees (if necessary)
Payment Structure Agreement Payment Plans Available:
Program Payment
Tour Deposit: $95 (due upon enrollment)
Final Payment: Due 7/5/2017
Payment Plans Available:
Program Payment
Tour Deposit: $95 (due upon enrollment)
Final Payment: Due 7/5/2016
Payment Options Check, debit/credit card payment Check, debit/credit card payment
Stipend Possibilities To Be Determined Not at this time.
Additional Options Single Room Upgrade: $450 (Price subject to change) Single Room Upgrade: $405
Course Requirements (Undergraduate Students ONLY) Enrollment: IDST 4004E: Seminar with Study Abroad for Fall 2016 (11 week course-5 elective credits) Enrollment: IDST 4004E: Seminar with Study Abroad for Fall 2016 (11 week course-5 elective credits)
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 Apr. 2017.

Visa may be required depending on country of origin issuing passport. All students are responsible for obtaining correct travel documents.

 

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.

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