Northwood Sponsored Programs are designed and administered by the International Programs Office and faculty members. They are led by Northwood professors who also teach the courses. The length of the programs range from short to long and participants earn from three to fifteen credit hours depending on the program.

The selection of programs, their length, and their cost will vary from year to year.

Northwood Sponsored Programs charge a comprehensive fee. This will include most of the transportation, board, tuition*, most meals, and event fees. Student will have to pay for personal expenses and some transport (to and from the departure site and personal travel on the trip).

Below is a list of Northwood Sponsored Programs with links for each programs information and application packet.

To apply to a program, please download and submit the following Study Abroad Application Forms Packet

- The Course Substitution Form will have to be filled out by an academic advisor and the Student Nomination Form will have to be filled out by a Professor. The Scholarship Application is optional.

*Note that some programs aren't for credit programs and thus there will be no tuition cost.

For more information contact intlprograms@northwood.edu

Fall 2015

Semester in Europe 2015

Program Dates: Fall 2015
Application due by: Closed
Program Fee: $15,500*
Enrollment limit: 10 students (Closed)

In over 31 years, hundreds of Northwood University students have participated in the Semester in Europe program, and have experienced traveling and studying in various countries in Western Europe, over the course of the fall term.
*The program fee is inclusive of tuition for 5 courses

Program Information

Costa Rica

Program Dates: December 7, 2015 - January 29, 2016
Program Travel Dates: December 30, 2015 - January 9, 2016
Application due by: October 9, 2015
Program Fee: $3,750*
Enrollment Limit: 20 Students

Take a warm break this winter by travelling to beautiful Costa Rica. Costa Rica is more than a vacation destination; it is an interactive cultural experience. The country is enriched with an abundance of environmental attractions - striking volcanoes, misty cloud forests, stunning river valleys, and hundreds of beaches along the Pacific and Caribbean coasts. This program will immerse students in a vibrant culture while also earning course credit. Students will visit the Arenal Volcano and Hot Springs, treetop suspension bridges, coffee plantations, beaches, go river rafting, and participate in many more activities.
*The program fee is inclusive of tuition for a 3 credit course.

For more information contact intlprograms@northwood.edu.

Chicago - Thanksgiving

Program Travel Dates: November 26 - 29, 2015
Application due by: TBD
Program Fee: TBD

Details for this program will be released shortly.

For more information contact intlprograms@northwood.edu.

Spring 2016

NUCARS 2016

Program Travel Dates: March 4 - 12, 2016
Application due by: TBD
Program Fee: TBD

Enrollment Limit: 10 Students

Details for this program will be released shortly.

For more information contact intlprograms@northwood.edu.

Spring Break Domestic Program

Program Dates: TBD
Program Travel Dates: During March (TBD)
Application due by: TBD
Program Fee: TBD

Enrollment Limit: 10 Students

Details for this program will be released shortly.

For more information contact intlprograms@northwood.edu.

Ireland

Program Dates: TBD
Program Travel Dates: During May(TBD)
Application due by: TBD
Program Fee: TBD

Enrollment Limit: 10 Students

Details for this program will be released shortly.

For more information contact intlprograms@northwood.edu.

Argentina

Program Dates: TBD
Program Travel Dates: During May (TBD)
Application due by: TBD
Program Fee: TBD

Enrollment Limit: 20 Students

Details for this program will be released shortly.

For more information contact intlprograms@northwood.edu.

London/Paris

Program Dates: TBD
Program Travel Dates: During May (TBD)
Application due by: TBD
Program Fee: TBD

Enrollment Limit: 20 Students

Details for this program will be released shortly.

For more information contact intlprograms@northwood.edu.

Spain

Program Dates: TBD
Program Travel Dates: During May (TBD)
Application due by: TBD
Program Fee: TBD

Enrollment Limit: 10 Students

Details for this program will be released shortly.

For more information contact intlprograms@northwood.edu.