International Healthy Aging Program: Porto, Portugal

*Now accepting applications for Summer 2021. Course offering pending COVID-19 travel restrictions.

Course Requirements
  • All participants are to complete the university Medical/Emergency Information Form. All forms will be kept confidential by the course director.
  • All participants are to complete the University Related Non-Curricular Student Excursion Waiver of Liability and Hold harmless Agreement form.
  • Participants must be capable of carrying their own luggage over uneven terrain and up and down stairways. Participants should be relatively fit being able to walk at least a mile at a time over uneven terrain. Handicapped accommodations are not readily available.
  • Participants must be capable of adjusting their personal and social behavior to accommodate the needs of the travel group.
  • Participants will be expected to conduct themselves in a culturally-sensitive manner that is conducive to group learning and to be a credit to FRANU and the FRANU community.
  • Participants will be responsible for any spending money for souvenirs or for any outing that is not a part of the course.
  • Participants are responsible for exchanging their currency for travel overseas and securing their phones for travel.
  • Participants should be aware that they will room the family of a Porto student. The student is responsible for the cost of a hotel if they do not want to stay with a host family.
  • Participants must possess a valid passport which will not expire in the time frame of travel. Please submit to the course director a copy of your passport.
  • Course director must receive a letter of recommendation from faculty for the student.
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The Application Timeline
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January 28, 2021
Application available for students
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February 22, 2021
Application deadline
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March 15, 2021
All students approved to attend the exchange program will be notified via email
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July 22, 2021
Depart USA
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August 2, 2021
Return USA

Submit all applications to  [email protected]

Questions about the application process? Contact us today!