• 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, Child Development, Communication, Computer Science, Criminology, Design, Economics, Education, Environmental Studies, Health Science, History, Literature, Management, Philosophy, 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
Summer 2018 Session II & III 3/2/2018
Summer 2018 Session I & II & III 3/2/2018
Summer 2018 Session I & II 3/2/2018
Summer 2018 Architecture & Design 3/2/2018
Summer 2018 Session III 3/2/2018
Summer 2018 Session I 3/2/2018
Summer 2018 Session II 3/2/2018
Fall 2018-19  3/2/2018
Year 2018-19  3/2/2018
Spring 2018-19  9/21/2018

Future durations will be posted at a later date.

Questions about this program?
Contact a Peer Advisor!

Denmark, Copenhagen
DIS - Study Abroad in Scandinavia

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DIS Copenhagen is an approved UW affiliate program that offers over 250 courses to choose from at their Copenhagen, Denmark study center. On the semester program, 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.
DIS offers 4 summer sessions at the Copenhagen site. You can also mix and match summer sessions between Copenhagen and Stockholm study centers.
Thanks to an excellent transportation system, compact city center, countless bicycle paths, and the DIS study center'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.
The DIS Public Health semester program is approved as a field experience for the UW Undergraduate Global Health Certificate. Additionally, the DIS semester program offers for-credit Research Assistantships in the fields of environmental science and public health!