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Office of International Education | Costa Rica Semester Abroad

Ecuador: The Politics of Land Use

Course Location
Program Dates
Winter Break 2020
Travel Dates: 12/26/2019 - 1/11/2020
GEOG 195/ENVS 196/GRS 195 - 3 credits
Pete Shear
Please see below for more information about costs associated with this travel study program.
No prerequisites specified

No syllabus provided; please contact the instructor.

Travel Study Costs and Fees

Program Fee: $1,572*

If you are admitted to the course, you will receive an email asking you to accept or decline the spot. To accept your spot, you are required to fill out the commitment deposit form and submit a $500 non-refundable deposit within 48 hours. For more information about payment policies and procedures, view the Travel Study Payment Policy.


  • Student housing accommodations
  • Meals
  • In-country transportation
  • Cultural activities and excursions arranged by the lead instructor
  • Supplies and materials

Not Included:

  • College tuition and fees**, see UVM Student Financial Services
  • Airfare, estimated cost $1,335
  • Cancel for any reason flight insurance (strongly encouraged)
  • Baggage fees
  • Vaccinations and any associated costs
  • Passport fees
  • Personal and entertainment expenses
  • Optional excursions
  • Anything not specified as included in the program

*Trip cost subject to change due to unanticipated changes.

**Travel Study courses are regarded as normal UVM courses and as such, normal tuition and fees apply.

Country Information

Visit the U.S. Department of State website for information regarding country health, safety risks, and laws for Ecuador.