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*Gateway - PLU | Oslo, Norway: Peace and Conflict Studies
Oslo, Norway (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Fall
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Fact Sheet:
Housing Option: Residence Hall Minimum GPA: 2.7; 3.0 preferred
Program Type: Gateway Language of Instruction: English
Language Prerequisite:
None Class Eligibility: 2.Sophomore, 3.Junior, 4.Senior
Academic Area: Communication, Global Studies, International Honors (IHON), International Relations, International Studies, Liberal Arts, Peace & Conflict Studies, Peace Studies, Political Science Language Courses Offered: No
Credit Type:
Elective, General Education, International Honors (IHON), Major, Minor Program Advisor: Tanya Ulsted
Eligible to Non-PLU Students: Yes Program Director: Dr. Peter Grosvenor
PLU Global Scholar Award eligible?:
Yes
Program Description:
Oslo Gateway
Program Highlights
Fall program
Professors active in Peace and Conflict work
Courses taken among Norwegian and international students
No language requirement
Bus pass gives access to city
Peace Research Institute of Oslo event
Nobel Peace Prize ceremony in Oslo during program

Norway’s capital is teeming with active and politically engaged citizens. Home to the Nobel Peace Prize Ceremony, scenic beauty and outdoor life, Oslo is an ideal setting for deep exploration into the field of peace and conflict resolution. An urban campus, Bjørknes College has young, exciting scholars who are dedicated to the field and teaching. Alongside Norwegian and International students, you will study Norway’s approach to conflict mediation and peace building, relationships with developing nations, and the role of the media, religion, and government institutions in society.

Finances
The PLU comprehensive fee for Fall semester covers this academic experience (instruction and academic credit, housing and meal stipend, study tours, study abroad insurance, visa fees and $750 flight credit). To find the current comprehensive fee for one semester, divide the total full-year cost listed on the Admissions website by two. Please note that the comprehensive fee varies each year, and the cost of this program will be based on the year in which you study away. Financial aid applies.

Out-pocket expenses include: roundtrip air travel balance after the $750 flight credit, books, personal excursions, and other miscellaneous expenses

Scholarships
PLU Global Scholar Award
PLU Scandinavian Cultural Center Endowed Awards
Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship


More Details
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Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Fall 2018 03/15/2018 04/06/2018 TBA TBA