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  • Locations: Kampala, Uganda
  • Program Terms: Summer
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
Dates / Deadlines:

There are currently no active application cycles for this program.
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Program Type: Drake Administered Housing Options: Hotel
Credit Type: Drake Credit Language of Instruction: English
Experiential Learning: Service-Learning
Program Description:

Study Abroad in Uganda Flyer


This travel seminar is open to students of all majors, and students can choose their area of focus as it relates to sustainable development.  Students have the unique opportunity to experience Uganda alongside local university students from Makerere University Business School, and will learn about many topics with hands-on experiences including: human rights, education, microfinance, health care, tourism, entrepreneurship, rural agriculture, etc. Students will have the opportunity to collaborate with in-country partners on research or service-learning projects of their choosing.


  • Available credit(s): 6 credits
  • Applicants are required to enroll in the program course
  • BUS 067, HIST 067 or Honr 065 (for Honors credit)
  • LPS credit
  • AOI: Global and Cultural Understanding, Engaged Citizen


  • Highlights include:
    • Immersion with Makerere University Business School students
    • Service-learning or research projects tailored to students’ interests
    • View abundant wildlife on safari and explore rural Uganda
    • Engage with Ugandan leaders



  • See Housing Type(s) above
  • Participants are required to use the program housing facilities
  • Housing is included in the program cost


  • Estimated Cost: $4,200-4,500. Airfare, housing and meals included.
  • Participants should read the full Withdrawal Policy within the Drake International Application
  • Scholarships are available for Degree-Seeking, Drake students
  • Financial Aid might apply, visit the Office of Student Financial Planning for more information

This program is currently not accepting applications.