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  • Locations: Ifrane, Morocco
  • Program Terms: Fall, Spring
  • Restrictions: KSU applicants only
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Fall 2019 03/15/2019 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Fact Sheet:
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Payable Account Code: 8E37
Program Description:
AL AKHAWAYN UNIVERSITY
AUI Incoming Students Page

Morocco AUI Campus 1
Program Description

Al Akhawayn Universtiy in Ifrane (AUI), is  an independent, public, not-for-profit, coeducational, Moroccan university committed to educating future citizen-leaders of Morocco and the world through a globally oriented, English-language, liberal arts curriculum based on the American system. AUI, although founded in 1993, has grown considerably in size and reputation in a very short time. The university enhances Morocco and engages the world through leading-edge educational and research programs, including continuing and executive education. AUI is known for upholding the highest academic and ethical standards, and promoting equity and social responsibility in Morocco.

 
Craig Jenkins - Morrocan Tile

Program Dates

Spring Semester (January - Early May)

Fall Semester (August - December)

Al Akhawayn Academic Calendar


Application Fee

A $150 non-refundable administrative fee will be charged at the time of application, to be paid online.

Please note: you will NOT be considered for this program until you have paid this fee.
 



 
Photo by Craig Jenkins
 
Program Fees

The program fee (tuition + student fees) is due by the Payment Deadline (set by KSU Registrar) of the appropriate semester. 

Scholarships

For information regarding scholarship opportunities and applying financial aid towards your education abroad program, please see the Education Abroad website here.

Gilman Scholarship
Gilman
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Eligibility Criteria
KSU student
2.75 GPA
 
Andrei Botnaru - Fez   Medina, Morocco     
Photo by Andrei Botnaru (left)

Courses

Students will take the equivalent of up to 15, but no less than 12, KSU credits per semester. This exchange program is best suited for a wide variety of majors.

The courses are taught in English with a continuous assessment in the form of tests (including midterms and finals) and written assignments. Class attendance is mandatory.

Take a look at the Academic Catalog to see if there are any courses that you can take to fit into your degree: catalog_2017-2019.pdf
  
Morocco AUI Housing
 
Housing

On campus Housing is comprised of 22 buildings, three of which are faculty residences and 19 are used to house students. On the premises, a student can have easy access to the classrooms, faculty offices, campus recreational facilities, and more. With this housing, worries about escalating costs of heating and hot water, phone connections, or transportation fees are eliminated. 
 
 
Application DeadlineElijah Zarwan - Chefchouin
 
Fall Semester - March 15th
 
Spring Semester - October 5th
 
Program Contact
 
Nicole Meanor
Program Coordinator
Town Point 1710
Phone: 470-578-7629
Email: nmeanor@kennesaw.edu
 
 
Photo by Elijah Zarwan
Safety & Security

The U.S Department of State offers excellent travel, health and safety information for specific countries. For up-to-date information on Morocco, please visit: https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/international-travel/International-Travel-Country-Information-Pages/Morocco.html

The Center for Disease Control also provides useful information for travelers and a list of vaccinations and/or health concerns for specific countries: https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/travel/destinations/traveler/extended_student/morocco?s_cid=ncezid-dgmq-travel-leftnav-traveler

EDUCATION ABROAD REFUND POLICY & PROCEDURES
 
APPLICATION FEES
All application fees are non-refundable, except in the case of:
*Program cancellation by Kennesaw State University
*A wait-listed student who is not added into the program
*A student who has applied to one education abroad program and clearly notifies the Education Abroad Office--in writing and prior to the application deadline--of his/her desire change the application to an alternate KSU program
Refunds for application fees will be issued in the same form of payment originally used for purchase.  Please be sure to retain all account information used for purchase and notify the Education Abroad Office (EAO) in advance if there is a problem with your account.  The EAO will not be responsible for refunds sent to closed accounts.

PROGRAM FEES
All program fees are non-refundable. In all cases, the student will only receive recoverable fees, subject to the rules/policies of external service providers.  Any such refund will not include the initial application fee and will not be issued until after the education abroad program is completed.

TUITION PAYMENTS
Payment and refund of tuition will follow the normal processes establish by the Offices of the Registrar and Bursar.  Students wishing to withdraw from any study abroad program or course must submit their request in writing through the Education Abroad Office.