Semester Programs

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Lüneburg, Germany

  • This Spring Semester program takes place at the University of Lüneburg in Lüneburg, located in northern Germany approximately 20 miles south of Hamburg.
  • The Lüneburg program’s curriculum focuses on German language and culture. Additional courses in business, political science, history, art and engineering are also offered.
  • Students have the opportunity to travel via group excursions to sites of artistic or historic importance. Participants may opt to further engage themselves in the Lüneburg community via various volunteer and internship opportunities.
  • buildings in GermanyStudents live with host families, giving them the opportunity to further their language skills as well as get a first-hand cultural experience living with natives of the country.
  • Read full details about the Study Away program in Germany.

Freiburg, Germany

  • Students have the opportunity to spend an academic year at Albert-Ludwigs-Universität in Freiburg, located in southwest Germany in the Black Forest region.
  • Participants build upon their German language skills through special program courses as well as regular university classes offered in a variety of disciplines.
  • The Freiburg program organizes group events and excursions throughout the year. Participants are also encouraged to engage themselves in extracurricular activities through the university.
  • Participants live in university housing alongside German and other international students.

Student-made Guidebook - Best Ways to Prepare for a Semester Abroad

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Learn more about German at Aquinas here.