University of Oregon

DIS: Copenhagen

Program Overview

Study at a specialized Danish institution in the center of old Copenhagen. This program offers courses in a variety of academic disciplines, including architecture, biotechnology, politics, business, European studies, and related fields. Courses are taught in English by Danish faculty, and integrated study tours in and around Denmark are offered for all programs.

Academic Details

Take one core course which includes two integrated study tours relevant to the course content. Choose the rest of your courses from over 190 electives to fit your academic and personal interests, as long as you meet the course prerequisites.

A listing of courses and syllabi can be found at: DIS Homepage.

Actual credit awarded is determined by the relevant department at your university in consultation with the study abroad office. Check with your study abroad advisor for more information.

Housing Description

Choose between several different housing options:
•    Danish host family
•    Student residence hall (Kollegium)
•    DIS Residential Community
•    Danish roommate
•    Folkehøjskole

Detailed information about the different housing options can be found on the DIS Summer Housing and Semester Housing webpages.

Additional Requirements

Some courses have prerequisites (see DIS Catalog); architecture students must be eligible for the 4/584 studio sequences prior to studying at DIS.

Dates and Deadlines

TermYearDeadlineArrival DateDeparture Date
Spring Semester201710/1/20161/14/20175/12/2017
Summer II20172/1/20176/12/20177/1/2017
Summer III20172/1/20177/3/20177/29/2017
Architecture & Design Programs20172/1/20176/12/20177/29/2017
Fall Semester 20173/1/20178/19/201712/10/2017
Academic Year2017-183/1/20178/19/20175/10/2018
Spring Semester201810/1/20171/13/20185/10/2018

Priority Discounts

If your program has a Priority Deadline, complete all pre-decision application materials by this date to receive a $100 credit toward your program fee. Please note, students participating in multiple summer programs are only eligible to receive the $100 credit once.

Note: this $100 discount does not apply to priority deadlines for SIT programs.

Course Equivalencies

Actual credit awarded is determined by the relevant department at your university in consultation with the study abroad office. Check with your study abroad advisor for more information.

UO students, please refer to the UO Course Equivalency Process and the UO Office of the Registrar Course Equivalency Database.