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Study Abroad

Field Schools

Choose Field Schools for your next study abroad adventure

Field Schools are short-term study abroad programs with long-lasting memories. Taught and led by Camosun faculty, you will study and travel with a group of students for up to six weeks. Field Schools change every academic year.

2019 Field Schools


Pre-Departure Orientation

Get the tools and resources and develop a support network to help you succeed in your upcoming study abroad experience.

Fast Facts

When

Most field schools leave in May or June

Cost

Prices range depending on the length and location of the field school. International students are welcome to join Field Schools. International fees apply.

Student loans may be available to Canadian citizens or Permanent Residents who are normally eligible. Contact Financial Aid directly.

Scholarships are available.

  • Included: Most Field School fees include flights, accommodation (may be rustic), travel medical insurance, and operational costs. Meals may be included, depending on the program. Visit each Field School website for details.
  • Not included: Tuition, Camosun College Student Society fees, personal expenses, course texts and materials, immunizations, vaccinations, and medications, passport fees or photos for visa.

Eligibility Requirements

Applicants must be nineteen or older before departure and be in good academic standing. Qualified students from institutions other than Camosun College are eligible to participate, but must gain admission to Camosun College. Please contact Study Abroad for more information.

Further Travel

You can travel on your own after the field school has ended. Students can make their own arrangements with our travel agent to change their flights and allow themselves time to travel after the field school program has concluded. Any changes made to the original travel arrangements will be made at the student's personal expense.

Important Dates

Mexico Field School

February 22, 2019
All participants confirmed. Deposits will be non-refundable.
March 22, 2019
Fee deadline for first payment. First payment amount varies for each program. Students who wish to withdraw must do so on or before the fee deadline and will be required to pay fees for any costs incurred to date, plus the non-refundable deposit.
March 27, 2019
First payment becomes non-refundable.
April 8, 2019
Fee deadline for final payment. Final amount varies for each program. Students who wish to withdraw must do so on or before the fee deadline and will be required to pay fees for any costs incurred to date, plus the non-refundable deposit.
April 15, 2019
All field school fees become non-refundable.

New Zealand Field School

March 15, 2019
All participants confirmed. Deposits will be non-refundable.
March 29, 2019
Fee deadline for first payment. First payment amount varies for each program. Students who wish to withdraw must do so on or before the fee deadline and will be required to pay fees for any costs incurred to date, plus the non-refundable deposit.
April 5, 2019
First payment becomes non-refundable.
April 12, 2019
Fee deadline for final payment. Final amount varies for each program. Students who wish to withdraw must do so on or before the fee deadline and will be required to pay fees for any costs incurred to date, plus the non-refundable deposit.
April 19, 2019
All field school fees become non-refundable.

Cuba Field School

March 18, 2019
All participants confirmed. Deposits will be non-refundable.
March 29, 2019
Fee deadline for first payment. First payment amount varies for each program. Students who wish to withdraw must do so on or before the fee deadline and will be required to pay fees for any costs incurred to date, plus the non-refundable deposit.
April 5, 2019
First payment becomes non-refundable.
April 12, 2019
Fee deadline for final payment. Final amount varies for each program. Students who wish to withdraw must do so on or before the fee deadline and will be required to pay fees for any costs incurred to date, plus the non-refundable deposit.
April 19, 2019
All field school fees become non-refundable.
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