Transylvania in Ireland

Ireland, Inspired

The Transylvania in Ireland summer program will take you to beautiful County Clare for three weeks of study based at the Burren College of Art. Immerse yourself in a rich culture of art and literature while learning from local and regional experts.


When: May 31-June 22, 2019

Based at the Burren College of Art in beautiful County Clare, the three-week Transylvania in Ireland summer program offers a culturally rich and engaging academic experience. Classes will be enhanced by course-related program travel, visits with regional professionals and interactive evenings with folklorists, musicians and community dance. Courses will meet major requirements and general education requirements.

Don't miss out on this unique opportunity to experience the arts and culture of the Emerald Isle.

What You'll Get

  • Up to 2 units credit (8 semester hours)
  • Group excursions to Galway, Aran Islands, Doolin, Cliffs of Moher and Dublin
  • Accommodations
  • Local transportation
  • Medical/travel insurance
  • Two group meals
  • Scholarships and an RA position with a stipend may be available for Transylvania students

Note: Daily walking and hiking are part of the program, as well as two short ferry rides.

Important Details

Cost: $5,250 + airfare, daily meal and personal expenses

Extended Deadline to Apply: Jan. 29, 2019


Courtney Smith
Director of Global and Intercultural Engagement


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