Winter Intercession 2024
We Are pleased to welcome back students with PAIDEIA 2022 WINTER INTERSESSION PROGRAMS IN GREECE!
Winter intersession programs take place in Rhodes for credit and non credit
The program includes visits to Archaeological sites, museums and monuments of
Rhodes depending on student interest. The program includes a study tour at
mainland Greece with excursions to museums, galleries, old churches, theaters,
archaeological sites and monuments.
The study tour, depending on the weather conditions, will be in Athens,
Epidauros, Nemea, Nafplion, Mycenae, Olympia, Patra, Nafpaktos, Delphi,
Thermopylae, Dion, Vergina, Pella, Thessaloniki.
The courses are intensive for periods from 12/27/2024 to 1/12/2025
Students in Rhodes will stay at Semiramis Hotel(www.semiramis.gr) in walking
distance from the classrooms. Students in Rhodes take breakfast and dinner at
the hotel, or at a local restaurant. Meals are seven days a week.
Paideia Scholarships: Paideia allocates scholarship grants in the range of $100-
$500 to encourage and help winter intersession students for studies in Greece.
Winter intersession students with a GPA of 3.7 or higher at the time of application
automatically receive a $150 US reduction against their tuition fees.
Eligibility: It is preferable that students have a grade point average of 2.50 GPA.
Credits: 4 semester hours for Modern Greek I a language course and 3 semester
hour for the class of Language & Culture of Greece. Transfer of credit is from
Cost: The program fee is $1,800 for one course without the study tour. With the
study tour is $2,700. This includes orientation on December 28 in Rhodes, tuition,
housing, two meals daily (breakfast and supper), land transportation, admission
to museums and archaeological sites, cultural activities, local excursions, field
trips and a study tour around Greece. If a student is interested for only the study
tour for one credit class the cost is $1,500. Part of this year program costs for
each participant are defrayed through Paideia’s scholarship support. This
scholarship is reflected in the program fee. This does not include supplemental
study abroad insurance coverage, the International Student Identity Card, and
nonrefundable fees for application and registration to Paideia affiliated US
Additional estimated cost includes $1,300 for round-trip airfare from US to Athens
and R/T flight to Rhodes, $700 for personal expenses and about $100 for
textbooks. Applications can be obtained at your study abroad office or at:
Paideia Study Abroad Program in Greece
28 Dog Lane, P.O. Box 818,
Storrs, CT 06268-0818
PAIDEIA PROGRAM COURCE REGISTRATION FORM
Winter Intersession December 27, 2024 to January 12, 2025
All students must sign up for 1 or 2 courses with special permission..
1____MGRK 1101 ELEMENTARY MODERN GREEK I
Rhodes, Four Credits
2____MGRK 1102 ELEMENTARY MODERN GREEK II
Rhodes, Four Credits
3____ MGRK 3299 THE LANGUAGE AND CULTURE OF GREECE
Study Tour around Greece for 8 days, January 5-12;
4____ ARTH 3293 OFF-CAMPUS STUDIES IN ART HISTORY,
Study Tour around Greece for 7 days One Credit
Paideia offers a number of excursions to discover Greece. These excursions are
included in the program fee. Winter Intersession program includes a study tour
around Greece for nine(9) days visiting archaeological sites, museums, old
churches and monuments. An orientation meeting takes place in Rhodes upon
arrival of all students. The study tour includes hotels, two meals daily (breakfast & amp; supper) with entrance fees and passes. Land transportation from Athens
during study tour is being covered from the program. Winter Intersession study
tour starts in Athens and ends in Athens( January 5-12).
Students who are interested for Modern Greek I, II during winter intersession stay
only in Rhodes.
Excursions are around the island with possible one day trip to the island of Symi