Program sponsor: Luther College
Program Dates: February to early June
The Münster Semester is offered in even-numbered spring semesters and offers students with various levels of German language skill the opportunity to study in Münster, live with host families, and earn Luther College credit for German language, Paideia II, and religion.
Eligibility: Second-semester sophomores, juniors, seniors; 2.5 minimum GPA; German 101 required; other entry levels require completion of German 201 or German 344/345.
Program fee: Luther comprehensive fee and technology fee, plus a $1,600 transportation/program fee (fees cover tuition, airfare, room and board--except during program vacation--study abroad travel/accident, sickness insurance, and group travel).
Financial aid: Students are eligible to receive all financial aid for which they qualify, except for work-study and music scholarships. Students who receive Pell Grants as a portion of their financial aid package are also eligible to apply for a Gilman Scholarship (competitive). Information and applications are available at www.iie.org/gilman.
Application deadline: March 1
On-campus program advisor: Sören Steding, German Department