Hofstra in Japan Program
June 19-July 4, 2018*
(*June 19-July 24, 2018, including an optional three-week excursion)
Students from Hofstra and visiting students from other universities are encouraged to apply to the program.
Main Program (Tokyo)
The program fee of $2,600 includes roundtrip airfare**** ($1,100 without airfare), accommodations, and meals (breakfast and dinner) in Tokyo (except for Sundays between June 29-July 14). For local transportation, lunch, and entrance fees, students should expect an additional cost of approximately $500.
The additional fee for the optional tour is $3,200 and includes intercity transportation and accommodations, so if a student chooses to do the entire program (June 29-August 4), the total program fee is $5,800 with airfare or $4,300 without airfare**** A student should expect to bring an additional $1,000 for local transportation, meals and entrance fees.
In addition to the program fee, students pay standard Hofstra tuition and fees for three or six credits regardless of the option.
***The program cost quoted above is subject to change.
****Students can opt for their own flight arrangements. Students may find a cheaper flight to Japan by doing so although it is not guaranteed. If students make their own flight arrangements, we will meet in Tokyo when the main group arrives. Hofstra University is not responsible for your own flight arrangements if that option is selected.
For an application, please visit Hofstra.edu/studyabroad and click on "Study Abroad Applications" under the "Useful Resources" tab. Download and complete the Hofstra in Japan application and the four (4) necessary forms. Bring the completed application, necessary forms and $400 nonrefundable deposit receipt to the Office of Study Abroad Programs, 107 Roosevelt Hall, South Campus, by Wednesday, March 7, 2018.
For more information about the program, please contact:
Professor of Japanese and Comparative Literature
Department of Comparative Literature, Languages and Linguistics
312B Calkins Hall
Hempstead NY 11549