• Junior, Senior
• 2.5 cumulative GPA
• Language Pre-requisite: None
• Open to UW-Madison degree-seeking students only
• Good academic and disciplinary standing


Social Science

Classroom Language



Local Hosts

Program Duration

Fall: Early September – Mid-December
Spring: Late January – Mid-May

Application Deadline(s)

TermApplication Deadline
Fall 2018-19  4/27/2018
Spring 2018-19  10/5/2018

Future durations will be posted at a later date.

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Jordan, Amman
SIT Refugees, Health, and Humanitarian Action

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Offered through SIT Study Abroad, the Jordan: Refugees, Health, and Humanitarian Action program is an approved UW affiliate program. On this program, you will examine firsthand the ongoing humanitarian relief response to the regional Syrian refugee crisis, whle in Jordan and on excursion to Turkey, with special focus on refugee health response.  Explore social challenges refugees face, such as identity crisis, social inclusion, and risks relating to gender.
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.