Summer Program | Port Elizabeth, South Africa

International Service-Learning Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University Program Port Elizabeth, South Africa

Dates:  June 22- July 26, 2019 

Credits: 6                                      

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Port Elizabeth is an excellent destination for studying abroad! Situated along the blazing orange sunsets of the Eastern Cape, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University offers community service learning, course work in environmental studies, and a program exploring the political landscape of South Africa.

NMMU Office of International Education offers international students the opportunity to work in various disadvantaged communities.  This is done as part of a community-service study module during time spent at NMMU.


Or select any 2 of the following courses:

*For more information on the program details, please click here.

Before you go check the helpful links below:

Center for Disease Control- Check for any travel notices.

U.S. Department of State International Travel- Learn more about your destination.

Consulate General of South Africa- Not sure if you need a visa? Check here.

Important Dates (mandatory meetings):

- Deadline for all Application Materials: Friday, April 26, 2019
- Interview with Study Abroad: April 22 - 30, 2019
- Mandatory Meetings/ Pre-Departure Orientation: Thursday, May 2 at 12:00pm
- Deadline for payment of Program costs and CUNY-Tuition: Thursday, May 30, 2019


Application Fee: $300.00

CCNY Tuition: 6 Credits

*Program Cost: $2,000

Airfare: $1,400 (Estimated)


*Program cost includes off-campus accommodations and program-related excursions. Airfare and meals are not included.

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