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Study-Abroad Program · Late Summer · Four Weeks

Program Overview:

Through this program, you will take part in an intensive German language program at the Language Institute of the Universität Klagenfurt. You will reside at Wörther Lake in the Alps, just a 10-minute walk from the university. In your leisure time, you'll get a taste of Austrian culture - including real strudel and schnitzel - during activities such as day trips, cultural events, sports activities, and a three-day visit to Vienna. You must have basic knowledge of German or instructor permission.

Lodging and Meals:

You will reside in a double occupancy room in a modern dormitory with cooking facility. Single rooms cost more and are available upon request. You will receive a meal stipend each week.


6-8 credit-hours


You will register for APSU's GERM 3040 Study Abroad in German, choosing from studies in beginning German, intermediate German, advanced German, literature, and Austrian culture.

Payment Schedule and Deadlines:

A non-refundable deposit is due when completing the online appliacation that is due by March 1. The travel grant application is also due by March 1.  

Financial Aid:

Your current scholarships and financial aid may apply toward the cost of the program. After you have completed your mandatory advising appointment with the Office of International Education, feel free to call the Office of Student Financial Aid at (931) 221-7907 to schedule an appointment with Cathy Naef or Jennifer Ellis.  Additional scholarships and travel grants are available through the Office of International Education.  View more information on financial aid.


 Dr. Norbert Puszkar (Languages and Literature) at (931) 221-6391 or

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Please review the Student Code of Conduct that applies to all students participating in APSU study-abroad and exchange programs.

Austin Peay State University reserves the right to make cancellations, date and fee adjustments, and any other changes that may be required.