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  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
  • Restrictions: CatholicU applicants only
  • Dates / Deadlines
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Click here for a definition of this term Program Type: CUA Internship Available: No
Program Advisor: Grace Schneider Click here for a definition of this term Credits: 1
Academic Level: 5. Graduate
Program Description:

Prague Monastery Library

Dissertation Research Abroad


This program is for CUA graduate students looking to conduct dissertation research abroad over the course of a semester or academic year. CUA will conduct a general orientation and arrange insurance, but students are responsible for the details and logistics of their trip themselves.


Students must enroll in the standard dissertation guidance course for their department and (unless funded) pay tuition as per any other semester. Students are strongly encouraged to review their travel and research plans with their CUA advisor.


Students are responsible for procuring their own housing while abroad. A suitable housing plan must be submitted as part of the study abroad application. Students conducting their dissertation research in Rome may request housing at the CUA Rome Center.

Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2019 12/01/2018
Rolling Admission 01/14/2019 05/11/2019
NOTE: Dates are based on the Catholic University academic calendar. Individual travel may vary.
Fall 2019 03/01/2019
Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Academic Year 2019-2020 03/01/2019
Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Spring 2020 10/01/2019 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.

Indicates that deadline has passed