The Center for Languages & Intercultural Communication offers Rice in Country, Rice faculty-led summer study abroad programs. Students earn 6 credits in 6 weeks through a combination of coursework, homestay, community engagement, cultural excursions, and interaction with local language partners. Rice in Country programs fulfill the experiential learning requirement for the Certificate in Language and Intercultural Communication.
For Summer 2019, we will offer programs in Argentina, China, France, Italy, Korea, Japan, and Spain. APPLICATIONS ARE NOW OPEN!!Â Please visit the individual program pages for the application link.
DID YOU KNOW FINANCIAL AID IS NOW AVAILABLE FOR SUMMER? STARTING SUMMER 2019, STUDENTS WHO QUALIFY FOR FINANCIAL AID WILL RECEIVE A SCHOLARSHIP TO COVER 50% OF THE PER CREDIT HOUR COST OF UP TO 9 CREDIT HOURS.Â
Are you interested in studying abroad for a language we do not offer? Or studying abroad during the academic year?Â Please visit the Study Abroad At Rice University website for information on the programs they offer.Â
|November 6, 2018 â€“ January 25, 2019||Language Placement Test available|
|November 19, 2018 â€“ January 25, 2019||
Tiered Charges for Application Fee:
November 19 â€“ December 1: Free
December 2 â€“ December 31: $25*
January 1 â€“ Â January 25: $50*
*Application fee waivers are available in certain circumstances, for example, Pell grant recipients. See application for details.
|January 25, 2019||Final deadline â€“ apply by11: 59 pm (CST)|
|February 11, 2019||Decision Notification|
|February 18, 2019||Acceptances and deposits due|
|April 22, 2019||Pre-Departure Orientation|
|Mid-May 2019||Payment of tuition (determined by Registrarâ€™s Office)|
|Mid-May - June 2019||Rice in Country (Exact program dates to be determined)|