May 7 to May 24
*Final dates may vary slightly
Costa Rica is a country rich in cultural and biological diversity. The Primate Ecology & Ecosystems Field School focuses on primate behavior, ecology, and conservation and engages the student in learning through study and real life experiences. Students will spend approximately three weeks in Costa Rica, based primarily at the La Selva Biological Station where they will conduct an original research project related to primatology. Participants will also learn about Costa Rica's biodiversity, past and present conservation programs, history and culture.
All participants will be enrolled in the following course for Spring 2016: ANTH 2083: Primate Field Study (3 credits)
A minimum of eight students is required for the Costa Rica Field School to be held. There will be a maximum of 12.
|Study Abroad Application, Deposit of $500 and Passport||December 1, 2015|
|Cancellation Policy||January 30, 2016|
|Emergency Contact and Release of Information||January 30, 2016|
|Foreign Travel Waiver||January 30, 2016|
|Health Form||January 30, 2016|
|Terms and Conditions||January 30, 2016|
|Model Waiver||January 30, 2016|
Please Note: All program excursions require an extensive amount of walking including stairs, hills and rough terrain.
Service Learning Coordinator