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UTSA in Dresden

UTSA in Dresden

Program cancelled due to Covid-19.

For a refund of study abroad payments, contact derhonda.casanova@utsa.edu or dena.bruedigam@utsa.edu

Dresden Summer Study Abroad Program
Dates:  June 8-26, 2020

Credits: 3 UTSA credits in either GER 4213 or CSH 3823

Faculty leader: Dr. Devon Donohue-Bergeler

No German language requirement!

Total estimated cost; $4,282.50 (includes tuition, fees, insurance, flight, lodging, excursions, ground transportation, and more)

Dresden Information Session Video

[note: click on the white arrows in the purple box on the bottom right of your screen to open the chat box]

Note: This is the Modern Languages application form. You will also need to apply through the UTSA Education Abroad portal


Combine this program with any of the optional programs that offer an intensive language course and culture program. Talk to your academic advisor to make sure courses will transfer to UTSA. 

Optional Programs


Technische Universität Dresden Summer Language Course

Location: Dresden, Germany

Dates: June 16 - July 10, 2020 and/or July 14 - August 7, 2020

Credits: language courses; 3 ECTS credits per course

Direct website; DAAD Website

Course fee: 320 Euro for 2 weeks; 670 Euro for full 4 week course

Advantage: This is a very low-cost course that you can combine with the faculty-led program. Classmates will be international students.

Note: the first course is at the same time as the faculty-led program. Dr. D will make it possible to do both. UTSA Program Reserved Housing Dates: June 8 – July 7, 2020 [you can extend on your own]

Goethe Institute

Location: Dresden, Germany

Dates: June 29 - July 23, 2020

Credits: language courses


Course fee: 1199 Euro

Advantage: This is an international institution that administers recognized language exams. Classmates will be internationals from all walks of life.

USAC Germany

Location: Lüneburg, Germany

Dates: June 30 in Berlin – August 8, 2020

Credits: language and culture courses


Costs: $4380, includes housing

Advantage: This program is part of a consortium of US universities. They are experienced at transferring credits and working with US students.


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