** 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.
Tier Level (SPU Partner Programs):
9 - $8,000 Fee
Areas of Study:
Art, Art History, Biology, Business, Chemistry, Classics, Communications, Education, European Studies, Film, History, International Business, International Relations, Journalism, Marketing, Music, Philosphy, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology, Theatre, Theology
Language of Instruction:
AIFS Study Abroad in Athens, Greece: Semester or Academic Year
Earn up to 15 credits through a variety of courses when you study with AIFS in Athens, Greece. You may choose live in a beautiful residence complex near campus and enjoy activities like guided city walks, Greek dancing and cooking classes, and day trips to Delphi, Arachova, Nafplio, & one of the Greek Islands. AIFS also offers an optional 3-day excursion to the Rome, and a day trip to Cape Sounion.
AIFS is recognized as the premium provider of study abroad programs. Our all-inclusive program fees cover tuition and housing with $800,000 in scholarship and grant funding available each year. A meal plan, tours and excursions, insurance and 24-hour emergency service are also included. Since 1964, over 1.5 million students have traveled abroad with AIFS.
Offering more than$800,000 in scholarships, grants and financial support each year!
“We bring the world together”
SPU Partner Program: Tier 9
This is an SPU Partner Program. These programs are in partnership with affiliated organizations or host universities that have been vetted for their academic and student support, and have been in long standing partnerships with Seattle Pacific University. All Partner Programs are eligible for Federal, State, and Institutional financial aid.
Cost: Tier 9
For SPU Partner Programs, you will be charged one quarter of SPU tuition for participation during fall quarter or winter/spring quarters combined. Depending on the cost of the program, a program fee may be charged in addition to SPU tuition. For additional program fee information, see Partner Program Cost
Aid eligibility includes SPU grants and scholarships, federal, state, and local financial aid for SPU Partner Programs.
Personalized assistance from site specialists on the AIFS Admissions Team in the U.S.
Excursions and day trips including day trips to Ancient Delphi and the Sanctuary of Apollo, a Greek Island day trip to one of the small picturesque islands near Athens such as Hydra, Spetses, Poros or Aegina.
Cultural and social activities including walking tours, museum and gallery visits, Greek dancing lessons, sports activities and traditional Greek meals
Resident Director and student services support staff
American College of Greece services
Comprehensive insurance and assistance package
24-hour emergency telephone service allows you to reach AIFS staff at any time in an urgent situation
What's Not Included:
$50 non-refundable application fee
$300 non-refundable administrative fee will be due as part of your SPU application and considered your commitment to the program. As SPU has a capacity of 50 students per year for Partner Programs, this fee would be refunded if your application was submitted after we reached capacity.
Additional Costs to Consider:
Provider application fees and deposits (if applicable)
Visa or residency permit (when applicable)
Domestic travel to apply for visa (when applicable)
Travel insurance (optional)
Generally, students spend more money while they are abroad than during a typical quarter at SPU. These costs vary per student, and are usually associated with extra in-country and personal travel, eating out, entertainment, and purchasing gifts and souvenirs. If you would like more information about general costs of the items mentioned above and/or general affordability of study abroad, please contact us at email@example.com.