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Fact Sheet:
Housing Options: Apartment, Homestay, Residence Hall or Dormitory Minimum GPA: 3
Areas of Study: Anthropology, Art, Biology, Business and Management, Computer Science, Economics, Environmental Studies, Film & New Media Studies, History, International Relations, Literature, Political Science, Pre-Health, Pre-Law, Psychology, Public Health, Sociology, Urban Studies Program Type: Study Abroad
Language of Instruction: English Class Year: 3. Junior, 4. Senior
Language Study Offered: Danish, Swedish
Program Description:
Study Abroad at DIS Copenhagen 
Ignite your love of learning, further your academic achievements, develop intercultural understanding, and acquire life skills essential for engaged citizenship. Discover Europe and meet the unexpected. 
CPH skyline

About DIS:
DIS is a non-profit study abroad foundation established in Denmark in 1959, with locations in Copenhagen and Stockholm. DIS provides semester, academic year, and summer programs taught in English, and offers high-impact learning experiences for upper-division undergraduate students from distinguished North American colleges and universities. The intellectually challenging curriculum is broad, cutting edge, and enriched by experiential learning components, including faculty-led study tours across Europe. The housing and extracurricular offerings provide students with opportunities for meaningful cultural engagement and personal growth.

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Further information about DIS specific to Wheaton College students

Wheaton College is committed to providing students with opportunities to broaden their understanding and vision beyond the borders of this campus and this country. We work in collaboration with carefully selected partner institutions around the world to support our students as they prepare to study abroad and while they are overseas. Students must apply to Wheaton's Center for Global Education as well as the institution through which they plan to study abroad. The most up-to-date information can be found on the program provider's website above.                   

Admission Requirements:
Students apply for a Core area of study, some of which have prerequisites.  Students should check the DIS website for specific requirements.

Courses & Credits:
Students enroll in five, 3-credit courses per semester, which earn 4.0 Wheaton credits.  All courses are taught in English.

Housing & Meals:
Students pay DIS directly for Housing and Meals. Options include: Danish host families, shared student residence and Danish Roommate Stay. Full board is included with host families only. 

Wheaton Tuition Only. Expenses covered include tuition, and one airfare from New York or Boston to Copenhagen

Wheaton Confirmation Fee:
All students accepted to a study abroad program will be assessed a $500 non-refundable confirmation fee at the time of final confirmation of study abroad participation. Students are not charged the technology, laundry, or student activities fees while on a study abroad program. Fees will be billed to students on their regular Wheaton College student account during regular billing cycles (July for Fall semester & December for Spring semester).

Other Expenses:
Students are responsible housing and meals, passport and visa fees, CISI Supplemental Health & Accident insurance and personal expenses.                         
Wheaton student standing on a bridge over a canal at night

     For Wheaton specific questions contact:    
     Center for Global Education
     5  Howard Street
     Wheaton College
     Norton, MA 02766-2322
     508-286- 4950

Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2019 10/01/2018 ** 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.