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*** Coming summer of 2016***

Study-Abroad Program· Summer · Five Weeks

Program Overview:  

Study the archaeology of ancient Greece and the language of modern Greece while visiting sites ranging from the Neolithic period to the modern period. Highlights include hiking the Samaria Gorge on Crete and staying in restored 19th century homes in Arachova, where you can get a first-hand lesson in Greek cooking. You will spend the first two weeks in the city of Chania on the north coast of Crete. Next, is a three-day tour of Crete's sites and museums. After a ferry ride to the mainland, you will spend time on the road visiting sites in Argolid, Olympia, Delphi, and central Greece. You will spend your final four days in and around Athens. The itinerary is tentative and subject to change.

Lodging and Meals:

You will reside in a double-occupancy hotel room. Depending  on the number of students, you may reside in a triple-occupancy hotel room on occasion. Breakfast and dinner are included.


6 to 8 credit hours


GREK 3400: Art and Archaeology of Greece (3 credit-hours)
GREK 1110: Intensive Elementary Modern Greek (4 credit hours)

Payment Schedule and Deadlines:

A non-refundable deposit is due when completing the online appliacation that is due by February 15. The travel grant application is 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. Tim Winters (Languages and Literature) at (931) 221-7118 or

Greece Travel Advisory-Please see the U.S. State Department travel site for an up-to-date and extensive list of travel advisories.

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.