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Our Summer Program in Krakow, Poland

Polish Language & Culture

Hunter College, The Kosciusko Foundation & Jagiellonian University


PLEASE NOTE: All Poland Summer 2012 Applicants

must hand in the original application along with 2 extra copies.


Location Krakow, Poland
Dates July 1st, 2012 - July 29th, 2012
Credits Offered

6 Credits

CUNY Tuition is NOT included in the Program Fee.

Verify with your college's Bursar for your rate and tuition payment deadlines.

Application Deadline March 19th, 2012
Financial Aid TAP, Pell, Gilman, Student Loans, Tomaszkiewicz-Florio Scholarship
Program Fee $1,790.00 (estimate)
Payment Schedule

$350.00 Application Fee due by March 19th, 2012

$1,440.00 Balance due by April 27th, 2012

Program Fee includes: a shared room, 3 meals/day, cultural activities, excursions and international health insurance.

AIRFARE is NOT included in the program fee. All students are responsible for arriving at their study abroad location by the first day of the program, this may mean flying the day before.


The program, organized in cooperation with the Kosciuszko Foundation and offered at the prestigious Jagiellonian University, includes intensive Polish language instruction in the morning (available from beginner through advanced levels) and at least one of the afternoon lectures. A second lecture may be added at no extra cost.

Students live in double occupancy rooms at Dom Studenta "Piast", 5 tram stops from the Old Town, where the University is located. Meals are served three times a day in the dormitory cafeteria.

The classes will be complemented by guided tours of the Krakow's Old Town and the Wawel Royal Castle, as well as by excursions to such places as Pieniny Mountains for a raft ride on the Dunajec River, ski-resort town of Zakopane, Auschwitz Memorial, Wieliczka Salt Mines or Pieskowa Skala Castle.


Full-time students of Polish descent, who are US citizens or permanent residents and who have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher, may apply for the Tomaszkiewicz-Florio scholarship. Please come to the Education Abroad Office (E1447) for more information.


Academic Inquiries

Administrative Inquiries

Prof. Marysia Dzieduszycka

Russian and Slavic Studies
Phone: 212-650-3141

Education Abroad Office

E1447 Mon - Fri 9:30am - 5:30pm
Phone: (212) 772-4983
Fax: (212) 772-5005


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