Accra, Ghana

Program Calendars

Accra, Ghana | 2017 Summer Session II

Program Deadlines
September 1, 2016 Application Opens, Early Admission Period Begins
March 15, 2017 Summer II Early Admission Period Ends ($500 confirmation deposit is non-refundable)
May 1 Application Closes (Late application may be possible - contact USAC)
June 1 Summer II Balance Due Deadline
Summer II Cancellation Deadline (no refunds after this date)
Program Dates
June 30, 2017 Departure from US on optional group flight
July 1 Arrival in Accra
Move into housing
July 2 Mandatory orientation
July 4 Courses begin
July 7 Accra city tour
July 8 - 9 Overnight field trip—Ankobra Beach Resort and Nzulezo Stilt Village
July 16 Field trip—Beach and shoreline excursion
July 21 - 23 Optional Volta EcoTour
July 28 Courses end
Farewell dinner
July 29 Final examinations
Program end date
July 30 Move out of housing
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.