The Uganda Studies Program operates on the basis of a fifteen-week semester (approximately four months). The fall semester begins in late August and concludes mid-December. The spring semester begins in early January and concludes at the beginning of May. Please review the following timeline for specific dates:

 

Spring 2018

Rolling Admission  
Applications accepted until (or until spots are filled) November 1
USP begins on arrival Jan 3
USP concludes Apr 26

 

Fall 2018

Rolling Admission  
Applications accepted until (or until spots are filled) Jun 1
USP begins  Aug 18
Global Health Emphasis begins  Aug 1**
USP concludes Dec 12
 

 

Spring 2019

Rolling Admission  
Applications accepted until (or until spots are filled) Nov 1
USP begins on arrival Jan 2
USP concludes Apr 26
Global Health Emphasis concludes May 12**

 

**Global Health students arrive early for August modular course (fall semesters) and stay longer for May modular course (spring semesters). Please email usp@bestsemester.com with any questions.

 

*Don't book your travel yet! Admitted students will receive specific travel info upon acceptance.