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UTSA in Japan

Japan 2019 Honors College Summer Program in Tokyo and Kyoto

May 13-27, 2019 (tentative dates)

Open to non-Honors students

Japan: Where Traditions and Modernism Intersect


Experience . . .

  • Japanese culture and food

  • Tea farm experimental learning

  • Shrines, temples, festivals

Understand Japanese . . .

  • History and Society

  • Politics and religion

  • Philosophy and business

  • Educational system

Program Cost: $4,980 USD

Includes . . .

  • Airfare

  • Housing

  • Local transportation

  • Two meals per day

  • Bullet train

  • International travel insurance

Does not include . . .

  • UTSA tuition (3 credit hours)

  • UTSA Office of International Programs fee of $150

  • Passport/visa application fees

Note:  If you are a TERRY or TOP Scholar, your program cost mat be fully covered.  If you are a non TERRY or TOP Scholar, but an Honors student, limited number of scholarships are available within the Honors College.  The Office of International Prgrams also has study abroad scholarships.

For more information, contact Mimi Yu at 210-458-8558 or visit MB 1.209.


Previous Trips

Fourteen UTSA students participated in the Japan Study Tour in May 2013, which was sponsored by a generous grant from the Japan Foundation.  The students spent 10 days in Japan where they were immersed in the langauge and culture.