Study Abroad


Program Description

Hofstra in Berlin Program
August 3 – 23, 2019

The city of Berlin – with all its culture, history and vibrant city and economic life – is the setting for this three-week study abroad experience, offered by the Department of Comparative Literature, Languages, and Linguistics at Hofstra University.

Program Highlights

  • Berlin cultural tours and cruises.
  • Excursions to trendy neighborhoods, historical WW II and Cold War sites and museums, the revitalized downtown, and the Reichstag.
  • Hotel accommodations are within walking distance to downtown and local transportation.
  • Weekends are free for independent travel in Berlin and around Europe

Program Details

Hofstra in Berlin Program
August 3 – 23, 2019


Students from Hofstra and other universities are encouraged to apply to the program. 

Program costs*

The program fee of $3,300 covers airfare, hotel accommodations, several meals, local transportation, and excursions within Berlin. 

 Tuition and fees for three credits are additional and equivalent to standard Hofstra University tuition and fees.

*Program fee quoted above is subject to change.

Contact Information

For more information or an application, please contact:
Dr. Gregory Kershner
Director, Hofstra in Berlin Program
Department of Comparative Literature and Languages
322 Calkins Hall
107 Hofstra University
Hempstead,NY 11549
Tel: (516) 463 5434
Email: Gregory.Kershner[at]

Available Courses

Hofstra in Berlin Program
August 3 – 23, 2019

CLL 151(LT)   Berlin: Multicultural Metropolis (3 s.h.)
Conducted in English, this course may be used in partial fulfillment of the general language option; the course satisfies an LT distribution requirement