Study Abroad

 UIW Preparatory High School (UIW Prep) is proud to offer the annual Dual Credit Study Abroad (DCSA) program.

Program and Scholarship Application Deadline:

Friday, February 17th

At UIW Prep, we want all students to experience the world!  Participants in the 2016 - 2017 UIW Prep DCSA will receive:

  • Enrollment in an 8-week dual credit GOVT 1315: American Politics
  • Enrollment in UIW Prep Summer II high school Economics
  • E-textbooks
  • An all-inclusive 10-day study abroad experience in Germany, France and Austria...including airfare, ground transportation, lodgings, meals...and much more!

View the 2016 - 2017 Information Session:

 


Photos from the 2015 - 2016 UIW Prep DCSA Program:

 

 

 


Admissions Requirements

  • Current high school junior or senior*
  • 90 GPA (on a 100 point scale) or a 3.5 GPA (on a 4.0 scale)
  • Disciplinary good standing at home high school
  • Financial good standing (per the UIW Business Office)
  • Completed application packet

Participants will be chosen by a selection committee consisting of UIW Prep Administrators.

*Current high school sophomores will be considered at the recommendation of their high school principal.


What’s Included?

This all-inclusive program allows participants to travel without concern regarding out of pocket costs. That’s because the program tuition covers:

  • Program deposit
  • Dual Credit GOVT 1315: American Politics
  • UIW Prep Summer II high school Economics course
  • E-textbooks
  • 10-day international experience in Germany, France, and now Austria!
  • Airfare
  • Ground transportation
  • Lodgings
  • Meals
  • Excursion/Entrance fees
  • Travel Insurance
  • International Emergency Medical Insurance

 

Photos from the 2014 - 2015 UIW Prep DCSA Program:

Sample Itinerary

The 2016 – 2017 UIW Prep DCSA students enjoyed the following international experiences:

  • Heidelberg city tour
  • Heidelberg Castle tour
  • Munich City Tour
  • BMW World
  • Olympia Park
  • Munich's English Garden
  • Neuschwanstein Castle
  • Accommodations at the Chateau de Portales
  • Struthof Concentration Camp tour
  • Alsatian Museum
  • Strasbourg City Tour
  • Mercedes-Benz Museum in Stuttgart
  • Salzurg City Tour
  • Mirabell Palace & Gardens
  • Hellbrun Palace…And much more!

Apply NOW! Scholarships and payment plans are available for those who qualify.

For more information

Melissa A. Sayre
UIW Preparatory High School
Coordinator of Faculty
sayre@uiwtx.edu
210-805-3084

 

Photos from the 2013 - 2014 UIW Prep DCSA Program: