Office of Study Abroad and Study Away Programs

Santiago, Dominican Republic

 

map of Dominican Republic

Program: CIEE Service Learning Program; Dominican Republic
Duration: Fall or Spring

 

Program Overview

The Service Learning Program is designed for students with an interest in Latin America and experience with service-oriented and volunteer projects. Research courses, language study and practicum service work are integrated and specially designed for study abroad students, culminating in a final capstone project.

 

Housing & Meals

Students live in Dominican private homes, and meals are eaten at the place of residence. Homestays are within walking distance of PUCMM.

 

Program Costs

Students will be billed for the cost of Clark tuition through their student accounts each semester. Housing, food and other program fees for excursions, on-site transportation, insurance or other fees may be billed directly by the program. There is a one-time $1000 study abroad fee that will appear on your Clark tuition bill.

 

CIEE Dominican Republic

Clark Spring

Clark Fall

CIEE D Rep.

Tuition

$21,000

$21,000

$21,000

Housing

$2,200

$2,700

$2,250

Food

$1,775

$1,775

$0

Admin Fee

$0

$0

$1,000

Total

$24,975

$25,475

$24,250

*Denotes (some) food included in housing costs

As they do at Clark, students should anticipate needing extra spending money. However, the costs for the following items vary so widely it is up to the individual student to research the costs for their destination. These fees vary from year to year and we recommend that you check with your host institution to see if further information is available. These fees vary from year to year and we recommend that you check with your host institution to see if further information is available. Personal travel, non-academic fees, gifts or other personal expesnes are the responsibility of the student.Personal travel, non-academic fees, gifts or other personal expesnes are the responsibility of the student. 

Remember that there might additional fees for using the gym, clubs, computers, laundry, transportation, books, cell phones, visa, or immunizations.

Application Information

In addition to Clark approval to study abroad, students must fill out the program specific application. Students should begin both processes at the same time.

1. Submit your CIEE application through their website.
2. Select the desired program and click on the "Apply Now" tab
3. Create a login and password (you do not need to submit the application fee)

Apply for approval through Study Abroad's website.

All applicants must fulfill Clark University's eligibility requirements. Students must also fulfill all program eligiblity requirements.

Additional Resouurces

Any information on this page is subject to change.