Uganda Studies Program
At Uganda Christian University in Mukono, participants study and live with East African students and participate in homestays with Ugandan families. Lectures, research, worship, and a service projects help students experience daily life as a member of Ugandan society. Former participants appreciate being stretched and confronted with new perspectives on this powerful program!
- Sophomores, juniors, and seniors
- 2.75 GPA or higher
- Courses may meet major or general education requirements.
- Courses will appear on Messiah transcripts with letter grades.
- Students will meet their third language/cross-cultural requirement by participating in this program. Students will not earn 3 credits, rather the requirement will be waived.
Messiah tuition, room, board, and student services fee.
- tuition, housing, meals
- educational excursions
- pre-departure and re-entry orientation
Note: additional fees students may encounter include (but are not limited to) transportation, visas, passports, immunizations, and course fees.
NOTE: STUDENTS COMPLETING THEIR SOCIAL WORK SENIOR FIELD EXPERIENCES THROUGH UGANDA STUDIES PROGRAM WILL BE ASSESSED ADDITIONAL FEES.
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Messiah Pre-Approval Deadlines
- Fall - December 1
- Spring – April 1
Uganda Studies Program Deadline
- Fall - June 1
- Spring - December 1