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UVM Costa Rica Semester Abroad Program Info-Sessions

Nov 29, 2023
7:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Interested in studying sustainable development, biodiversity, and real-world challenges, all while living in a neo-tropical environment and earning 18 UVM credits? Join UVM¿s Costa Rica Semester Abroad Program: Prosperity and Biodiversity in the Tropics: Challenges of Sustainability. Now interviewing for Fall 2024, Spring 2025, and Fall 2025 (if you would like to set up an interview, email

The Rubenstein School of Environment and Natural Resources¿ semester study abroad experience in Costa Rica integrates academic content across the biological and social sciences with the real-world challenges and opportunities faced by a rapidly developing Latin American country with unparalleled biodiversity.

As part of an integrative capstone experience, students engage in a service-learning component in which they apply the knowledge they've gained to a community-identified sustainable development project on the Osa Peninsula.
Join an upcoming online info-session to learn more:

¿ 11/1 - 7-8pm ET -
¿ 11/14 - 7-8pm ET -
¿ 11/29 - 7-8pm ET -

To Apply:

¿Contact to schedule an interview
¿Go to and click the ¿apply now¿ button (applications currently only open for Fall 2024, but please fill out this application and we will move you to your preferred semester)

Learn more/Stay in the loop:

¿ Instagram: uvm_costarica
¿ Facebook:
¿ UVM GoAbroad Brochure:
¿ RSENR website:

Pura Vida!
The Costa Rica Team

For more information, contact E. Claire Goodwin at +18027932970 or

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