Florianópolis, Brazil
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Program Calendars

Florianópolis, Brazil | 2017 Summer Sessions I & II

Program Deadlines
September 1, 2016 Application Opens, Early Admission Period Begins
February 15, 2017 Early Admission Period Ends ($500 confirmation deposit is non-refundable)
April 1 Application Closes (Late application may be possible - contact USAC)
May 1 Balance Due Deadline
Summer I Cancellation Deadline (no refunds after this date)
June 1 Summer II Cancellation Deadline (no refunds after this date)
Program Dates
May 23, 2017 Departure from the US on optional group flight
May 24 Arrival in Florianópolis (all students)
Move into housing
May 25 Mandatory orientation (begins at 9 am)
Campus Tour
May 26 Tour of Santa Catarina Island
May 29 Session I courses begin
June 2 - 4 Optional trip to São Paulo
June 10 Field trip—Costa da Lagoa
June 15 - 16 National holiday (no classes)
June 23 Session I courses end
Session I final examinations
June 29 Session II courses begin
July 8 Field trip—Anhatomirim
July 28 Session II courses end
Session II final examinations
July 29 Program end date (if not on the optional tour)
Move out of housing (all students)
July 29 - August 2 Optional Minas Gerais Tour
August 2 Evening departure from Belo Horizonte
Program end date (if on the optional tour)
Open return Students establish their own date of return

See Ready to Apply for additional information about the application process and Money Matters for more details regarding payment and cancellation deadlines. Payment of the Confirmation Deposit cannot be deferred. USAC reserves the right to make adjustments to fees or deadlines at any time.

Occasionally dates need to be changed or field trips modified. Refer back to this calendar often for the most current dates.