• Junior, Senior
• Some DIS programs also admit graduate students.
• 3.0 cumulative GPA
• Language Pre-requisite: None
• Open to UW-Madison degree-seeking students only
• Good academic and disciplinary standing


Biology, Business, Communication, Criminology, Design, Economics, Education, Environmental Studies, Health Science, History, Literature, Management, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology, Studio Art, Sustainability

Classroom Language



Apartments, Local Hosts, Rented Room, Residence Hall

Program Duration

Fall: Mid-August - Mid-December

Spring: Late January - Late May

Summer Session I: Late May - Mid-June

Summer Session II: Mid-June - Early July

Summer Session III: Early July - Late July

Summer Session IV (Architecture & Design): Mid-June - Early August

Application Deadline(s)

TermApplication Deadline
Fall 2016-17  3/4/2016
Year 2016-17  3/4/2016
Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis. Early submission of application is encouraged.
Spring 2016-17  10/7/2016
Summer 2017 Session II 3/3/2017
Summer 2017 Session II & III 3/3/2017
Summer 2017 Architecture & Design 3/3/2017
Summer 2017 Session I & II & III 3/3/2017
Summer 2017 Session I & II 3/3/2017
Summer 2017 Session III 3/3/2017
Summer 2017 Session I 3/3/2017
Fall 2017-18  3/3/2017
Year 2017-18  3/3/2017

Future durations will be posted at a later date.

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Denmark, Copenhagen
Danish Institute for Study Abroad (DIS)

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DIS is an approved UW affiliate program that offers over 200 courses to choose from at their Copenhagen study center. One of your courses will be a core course that includes two faculty-led course-integrated program study tours, a three-day study tour in Denmark, and a week-long study tour to another European destination.
Thanks to an excellent transportation system, compact city center, countless bicycle paths, and DIS’s central location, the parks, galleries, cafes, and historical sites of Copenhagen are easy to discover. You will truly enjoy the cozy vibe of this happening European capital. You will be working closely with both DIS and IAP on this program. You can access the information page through the DIS Copenhagen website to learn more about the academics, housing, excursions and activities, and location.