Financing your semester off-campus may seem like an overwhelming task, but the off-campus office will help you navigate these challenges. Financing an off-campus semester varies depending on what type of program you choose. When you study off-campus for a semester, you make your payment to Dordt College instead of the program itself. You will need to anticipate paying Dordt College tuition, additional program expenses, and the airfare to the country.
For Level One Programs, students can apply all of their outside aid (federal, state, independent sources) and all of their Dordt scholarships and grants to the costs of their off-campus semester.
For Level Two Programs, students can apply all of their outside aid and approximately half of their Dordt aid to their semester off campus. Specific information can be obtained by contacting the Financial Aid Office.
Students may choose to participate in more than one off-campus program while at Dordt College, but financial aid may be applied to only one program.
Level One Programs
The Chicago Semester
Studies Program In Contemporary Europe (SPICE)
Studies Program In Nicaragua (SPIN)
Semester in Zambia
Semester in Korea
Semester in Kenya
Level Two Programs
CCCU Best Semester Programs
Calvin College Programs
Creation Care Studies Program
Trinity Semester in Spain
Laurentian Leadership Centre
Additionally, off-campus and study-abroad scholarships may be available for students spending a semester abroad. These scholarships can help with additional costs that students may incur through studying off campus. For more information, contact the Scholarship Office.