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


Political Science, History, Kinyarwanda language

Classroom Language



Local Hosts

Program Duration

Fall: Mid-August - Early December
Spring: Mid-January - Early May

Application Deadline(s)

TermApplication Deadline
Fall 2018-19  3/9/2018
Spring 2018-19  9/21/2018

Future durations will be posted at a later date.

Questions about this program?
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Rwanda, Kigali
SIT Post Genocide Restoration and Peacebuilding

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Offered through the School for International Training (SIT), the Rwanda: Post-Genocide and Peacebuilding program is an approved UW affiliate program. On this program, you will examine the root causes of the 1994 genocide and Rwanda's ongoing efforts in fostering peace, unity, and reconciliation among its people.
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.