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  • Locations: Florianopolis, Brazil
  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Semester, Spring, Summer
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  • Program Sponsor: USAC 
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2019 04/17/2019
Rolling Admission 05/22/2019 08/07/2019
Academic Year 2019-2020 05/31/2019 ** Rolling Admission 08/27/2019 05/08/2020
Summer 2020 06/07/2019 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Fall 2019 06/22/2019 ** Rolling Admission 08/27/2019 12/18/2019
Spring 2020 11/22/2019 ** Rolling Admission 01/16/2020 05/08/2020
Fall 2020 06/01/2020 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.

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Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Program: Third Party Program Type: Study Abroad
GPA (Minimum Requirement): 2.5 Program Fee: Freshman, Graduate, Junior, Senior, Sophomore
Academic Areas of Study: Anthropology, Area Studies, Biology, Business, Economics, Environmental Studies, History, Linguistics, Political Science, Sociology Language of Instruction: English, Portugese
Credit Hours: Apartment (Shared), Homestay or Host Family
Program Description:
Study in Florianopolis, Brazil
  • Study at Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina, one of South America’s top five universities in a beautiful setting close to a vibrant city center
  • Live on a beautiful subtropical island with over 40 beaches, rainforest, lakes,and quiet fishing villages
  • Discover the local and hidden charms of a historical island which has developed its own cultural heritage
  • Participate in a tremendous variety of outdoor activities including hiking, diving, surfing, sandboarding, sailing, and whale-watching            
  • Experience the thrill of living in one of the fastest-growing and most dynamic countries in the world, with opportunities to travel to the Amazon, Rio de Janeiro, and Iguaçu Falls                 
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Quick Details
Available Terms
3 & 5 week summer sessions
Fall or Spring semester  

Programs Of Study
Brazilian Culture, 
Natural Resource Management, &
Portuguese Language

Language of Instruction
English /Portuguese

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