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Capstone Year in Meknes, Morocco

Program Dates

2017-2018 Program Dates: June 12, 2017 until May 18, 2018

June 12-14:                             Pre-departure orientation in Washington, DC                

June 14:                                  Group flight to Meknes, Morocco                     

June 15-June 18:                     In-country orientation     

June 19:                                  Summer semester begins                   

August 18:                              Last Day of Summer Term                 

Aug 19-Aug 27:                      Summer Break            

August 28:                               Internships, Fall Flagship and Direct Enrollment Classes begin        

Dec 11-15:                              Mid-Term Exams                  

Dec 19:                                   End of Fall Term                     

Dec 20-Jan 3:                         Winter Break               

Jan 4:                                      Spring Semester begins                       

May 5-15:                               Finals                    

May 17:                                  End of program Graduation Party                       

May 18:                                  Group flight to the US   

 

 

Program Costs

Application Information

Applications are handled through American Councils, the administrative organization for the overseas Capstone. Flagship students apply online and take proficiency tests at UMD according to the timeline below. 

Application Deadline:                    January 10, 2017

Online Pre-Program Exam:            February 1, 2017

Oral proficiency Interview:           February 6, 2017

Review Process:                              February, 2017

Selection Meeting:                         March 3, 2017

 


Summer Overseas in Meknes, Morocco

PROGRAM DATES

2017-2018 Program Dates: June 12, 2017 until May 18, 2018

June 12-14:                             Pre-departure orientation in Washington, DC                

June 14:                                  Group flight to Meknes, Morocco                     

June 15-June 18:                     In-country orientation   

June 19:                                  Summer semester begins                 

August 18:                              Last Day of Summer Term

August 19:                               Group flight to the US

 

PROGRAM COSTS

APPLICATION INFORMATION

Applications are handled through American Councils, the administrative organization for the Summer Overseas. Flagship students apply online and take proficiency tests at UMD according to the timeline below. 

Application Deadline:                    January 10, 2017

Online Pre-Program Exam:            February 1, 2017

Oral proficiency Interview:           February 6, 2017

Review Process:                              February, 2017

Selection Meeting:                         March 3, 2017


FAQs

To help you prepare for the Capstone year in Meknes, we have compiled a list of FAQs that cover eight general topics:

  • Banking and Credit Cards
  • Cell Phones and Internet
  • Transportation
  • Gyms and Recreation
  • Living Arrangements
  • What to Bring and Not to Bring
  • Clothing and Modesty
  • Harassment and Women's Issues

If you have other questions that are not answered in this document, or if you have follow up questions, please visit the MAP below. 

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