Life in Germany

Where You'll be Studying

Students will live and study in the heart of Berlin. Due to its location in the European Plain, Berlin is influenced by a temperate seasonal climate. Around one-third of the city's area is composed of forests, parks, gardens, rivers and lakes.


Student housing in twin-bedded studios in a centrally-located apart-hotel on a bed and breakfast basis. Each studio will have two single beds, a desk, an en-suite bathroom, a TV and a kitchenette. Bed linens, towels and wireless internet will be provided.


  • Students are provided with a weekly program of subsidized cultural activities such as a "Kaffee und Kuchen" boat cruise along the River Spree, opera tickets, a sporting event, museum visits, a street art workshop and walking tour.
  • Guided tour of the Reichstag
  • Full-day guided excursion to Potsdam including entrance to the Cecilienhof Palace with guided tour on the theme of "The Potsdam Conference and the Berlin Wall," and admission to Sansoucci Palance with guided tour.
  • Half-day excursion to the Memorial and Museum of Sachsenhausen including entrance and private tour.

Contact Us

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Cindy Card

Program Coordinator
Phone: 253-833-9111, ext. 2160
Fax: 253-288-3419

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Megan Swanson
Location: IVD 116
Phone: 253-833-9111 ext. 4892

Detailed brochures and applications are available for each program. Information meetings are arranged as needed. Group orientation sessions are scheduled prior to departure.


McIntyre International Village D (IVD) 115


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Application Form

Study Abroad Preliminary Application

Funding Information

Study Abroad Funding Tips [PDF]

Scholarships for Study Abroad