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  • Locations: Athens, Greece
  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Fall
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Restrictions: HC applicants only
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
Fact Sheet:
Language of Instruction: English Suggested GPA: 3.0
ICIP Required: No Housing Options: Student Apartment
Community Based Learning: No Ability to work abroad: No
Board: Partial Board Program Exception Flag: None
Program Sponsorship: CYA Other Requirements: For year of study, students must have studied modern Greek for at least a year
Visa required for U.S. passport holders: Yes Earned Academic Credit: Yes
Program Description:
Athens, GreecePhoto courtesy of Christine Bannan '14:  "Athens: The Collision of Ancient and Modern"

Name: College Year Athens (CYA)
Location: Athens, Greece
Institute founded:  1962
Terms available: academic year; fall and spring semesters
Dates: late August to late May (academic year); late August to mid-December (fall); late January to late May (spring)
Pre-university program: Students may have the option to complete a pre-university language program.
Institution website:
Program website:
Student life/campus activities:
Visa fees:  240 EUR (Students work with CYA for their Greek visa)
Housing deposits: 200 EUR
Registration info: Students must enroll in a Modern Greek language course.
ICIP required: No
Other requirements: Classics majors only. Students going to CYA for the academic year must have completed one year of Greek language coursework.
Catalog*: See Program website, under “Fall/Spring semester courses.”
Courses previously taken by Holy Cross students:
On left-side menu, click on Courses Taken Abroad for Holy Cross Credit then select program.
Grade equivalency sheet: Available on Holy Cross Registrar’s website:
*Note: Courses are taught in English (except for modern language courses).
All information listed above is subject to change.

For more information, please contact:
Christopher Van Booven - Assistant Director
Phone: 508-793-2755
Office: Smith 213

Dates / Deadlines:

There are currently no active application cycles for this program.

This program is currently not accepting applications.