Program Overview

The Summer in Lisbon program focuses you will explore the international financial environment of Portugal's capital with visits to economic and political institutions. Special emphasis is placed on Lisbon within a broad global context. You will take classes with other CIEE students only. You will choose one content course per session and have the option to take an additional Communicative Portuguese course. Excursions throughout the program will take you to other areas of the country such as Sintra, Mafra, or Óbidos. .    

For further information about the program, including dates and course information, please visit: CIEE: Summer in Lisbon

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.

Application process

If you are interested in applying to a CIEE program, we strongly advise you to meet with an advisor prior to applying.

Selection for the program is based on a review of your written application, recommendation, transcript(s), and completion of the interview process. Qualified applicants are recommended by a GEO Study Abroad Program Advisor. The final selection of participants is made by CIEE.

IMPORTANT: Application for a CIEE program involves two parts:

  • Completion of the GEO application process.
  • Completion of the CIEE application process.

Please note that the GEO deadline supersedes the CIEE deadline. An application fee is due at the time of application and is non-refundable under any circumstances.

Dates and Deadlines

To confirm the exact program dates, please consult CIEE.
TermYearDeadlineArrival DateDeparture Date
Summer II20203/1/2020Mid-JuneMid-July
Summer III20203/1/2020Mid-JulyMid-August

Travel Advisories

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