Istanbul, Turkey

Program Calendars

Istanbul, Turkey | 2017 Summer

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
Cancellation Deadline (no refunds after this date)
Program Dates
June 30 - July 1, 2017 Departure from US on optional group flight (if on the optional tour/field study)
July 1 - 2 Arrival in Istanbul
July 3 - 7 Optional Cappadocia-Pamukkale Tour/Field Study
July 8 - 9 Move into housing (all students)
July 10 Mandatory orientation
Courses begin
July 11 Welcome dinner
July 14 Field trip—Whirling Dervishes Show
July 16 Field trip—Bosporus Boat Tour
July 20 Field trip—Istanbul Modern Museum
July 22 Old City Tour
July 30 Field trip—Princes Islands
July 31 Program end date
August 4 Courses end
August 5 Final examinations
August 6 Move out of program 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.