Program Administrator: 
College/Departmental Program (OSU)
Location: 

Santo Domingo and neighboring community of Los Llanos

Duration: 
Summer
Language: 
English
Spanish
Housing: 
Host Family
Hotel
Other
Requirement: 
  • Sophomore standing or higher
  • Good academic standing
  • Approval by Athletics / not all applicants will be selected
Application Deadlines: 
Program Details: 

This two week program is tentatively planned for June 15-30, 2015.

Learning objectives include:

  • Understand the complexities, cultural contexts and consequences of service projects in the Dominican Republic
  • Enhance interpersonal skills and practice of group dynamics
  • Give examples of how experience relates to learning
  • Provide examples of how one's own pre-conceived notion are challenged
  • Maneuver government travel regulations and navigate international airports

For more information, contact Marianne Vydra, Senior Associate Director in Athletics

Program Costs: 

The overall estimated cost is TBD and includes:

  • program fee (covers in-country orientation, homestay, most meals, entrance fees, service project arrangements and guidance)
  • estimated airfare (group travel)
  • estimated travel preparation (passport, visa, immunizations, health insurance)
  • $191 1 credit summer tuition
  • TBC books and miscellaneous
Country: 
Dominican Republic