• Sophomore, Junior, Senior
• At the time of application, students must have completed two semesters at a US college or university.
• 2.5 cumulative GPA
• Language Pre-requisite: None
• Open to UW-Madison degree-seeking students only
• Good academic and disciplinary standing


Arabic or French language, globalization and development, and fieldwork project.

Classroom Language

Arabic, English, French


Hostels, Hotels, Local Hosts, Residence Hall

Program Duration

Fall: Early September - Mid December

Spring: Late January - Mid May

Future durations will be posted at a later date.

Questions about this program?
Contact a Peer Advisor!

Tunisia, Tunis
SIT Emerging Identities in North Africa

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As of Spring 2017, this UW-Madison study abroad program in Tunis, Tunisia has been suspended indefinitely.
Offered through the School for International Training (SIT), the Emerging Identities in North Africa program is an approved UW affiliate program. On this program, you will have the unique opportunity to study Arabic or French while examining issues of identity, culture, and globalization in a multicultural context.

You will be working closely with both IAP and SIT on this program. You can access the program's main information page through the SIT website to learn more about the academics, housing, excursions and activities, and location.