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Cork Calendars – 2020 Summer

Program Deadlines

September 1, 2019 Application Opens, Early Admission Begins
April 1, 2020 Application Closes (Late application may be possible - contact USAC)
May 1 Summer $500 confirmation deposit is non-refundable
May 1 Summer Balance Due Deadline | Financial Aid Disbursement Form Due
May 1 Summer Tuition Refund Deadline (No refunds after this date)

Program Dates

May 24, 2020 Departure from the US on optional group flight (if on the optional tour)
May 25 Arrival in Dublin before noon (if on tour)
May 26 - 29 Optional Dublin & Southwest Ireland Tour
May 28 Depart US (those not on tour)
May 29 Arrival in Cork (all students)
May 29 Move into housing
May 30 Mandatory orientation
May 30 Scavenger hunt
June 1 Courses begin
June 7 Field trip—Clonakilty, Mizen Head, and Barleycove
June 21 Field trip—Cobh
July 3 Final examinations
July 3 Program end date
July 5 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.

Quick Details

2020-21 App. Cycle

Fall/Yearlong: Late application possible contact USAC

Spring: Open

2021-22 App. Cycle

Summer: Opens 9/1

Fall/Yearlong: Opens 9/1

Spring: Opens 9/1


Summer: 2.5 GPA

Semester: 3.0 GPA and minimum sophomore standing

Program Type

Summer: Specialty

Semester: Partnership


Summer: US Credit

Semester: Overseas credit

Program Capacity

Summer: 50 students

Semester: 40 students




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