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  • Locations: Stellenbosch, South Africa
  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
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  • Program Sponsor: AIFS 
  • Restrictions: UW-Whitewater applicants only
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2023 10/15/2022 ** 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.
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Click here for a definition of this term Program Type: Internship, Service Learning, UW-System Click here for a definition of this term Language of Instruction: English
Click here for a definition of this term Housing Options: Dorm/On-Campus Click here for a definition of this term Minimum GPA: 3.2
Click here for a definition of this term Class Standing: Junior, Senior Click here for a definition of this term Areas of Study: Arts, Biology, Communication, Cultural Studies, Economics, Education, English, Environmental Studies, Foreign Language (other), Health, History, International Relations, International Studies, Internships, Liberal Studies, Management, Marketing, Media Studies, Peace & Justice Studies, Philosophy, Political Science, Psychology, Public Policy & Administration, Religious Studies, Service Learning, Sociology, Theatre, Women's Studies
Click here for a definition of this term Language Prerequisites: No Click here for a definition of this term Target Language: Afrikaans
Click here for a definition of this term Service-Learning: Yes Click here for a definition of this term Internship Available: Yes
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Service Learning in South Africa
Spend the semester or academic year in Stellenbosch with AIFS. Earn up to 15 credits through the Global Service Learning Program at Stellenbosch University.

The Global Service Learning Program is comprised of 90 class hours and 45 hours of on-site community engagement. Students take the 9-credit Global Service Learning course plus one or two courses from the Full Curriculum Program or the General Education Program. Courses are taught in English.

This program develops your understanding of the historical background and current issues impacting community life and in South Africa, in addition to giving you firsthand experience working on a service learning project within the local community.

Live in double rooms in the university residence hall. You will receive breakfast daily in your residence hall, as well as welcome and farewell meals hosted by the University.

Cultural and social activities include:
  • Wine or beer craft tastings
  • Hiking
  • Visits to Cape Town and Table Mountain, the Cape of Good Hope and Robben Island
  • 3-day West Coast excursion.
An optional, 6-day Garden Route excursion is also available to AIFS students.
 
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Offering more than $800,000 in scholarships, grants & financial support each year!  
   
AIFS is recognized as a premier provider of study abroad programs. All-inclusive program fees cover tuition, housing, a meal plan, tours and excursions, insurance and 24-hour emergency service. Since 1964, more than 1.5 million students have traveled abroad with AIFS.