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College of Liberal and Fine Arts

UTSA in Russia

Summer 2019



The UTSA in Russia program is an off-campus course organized every other summer. Students attend classes at the Center for Russian Language Studies in the mornings and spend afternoons sightseeing and in other activities in Moscow and the surroundings. We also take a trip to the beautiful city of St. Petersburg.


Mid-May to Jun, 2019


San Antonio - Moscow - St. Petersburg – Moscow - San Antonio


Moscow University dorms, hostel in St. Petersburg


9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Monday through Thursday in groups of 5-8 students. Instruction includes both language and culture.




Dr. Marita Nummikoski is the faculty member leading the group. Other instructors are from Moscow State University.


Off-campus course for 3 hours of direct UTSA credit.
Students sign up for FL 3033 Advanced Language Study Abroad: Russia.


All the important sights in Moscow and the surroundings, such as the Red Square, St. Basil's Cathedral, and the Kremlin. We will also visit several other interesting sites in the city and in the countryside.

St. Petersburg

We will spend three days in St. Petersburg and visit the Hermitage, Peterhof, St. Isaac's
Cathedral, and several other places.


  • Approximately $4,300. The price includes:

  • Round-trip air from San Antonio

  • Accommodations in Moscow University dorms

  • Tuition at UTSA and Moscow

  • All excursions and Moscow transportation passes

  • Trip to St. Petersburg (train, accommodations, excursions)

  • UTSA Study Abroad Fee and Health Insurance

  • Visa application fees and International Student ID card

NOTE: Meals are not included in the above price.