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Off-Campus Summer Institute

Following in the Footsteps of the Apostle Paul

June 14-July 3, 2020

Application deadline: February 1, 2020

Off-Campus Summer Institute is a program for high school students ready to experience discipleship while traveling and learning about the Bible. Students spend time abroad in Greece while taking a college-level course for a total of four credits. This program is open to students who have finished their junior year of high school.

The Off-Campus Summer Institute Experience

Students get to:

  • Earn tuition-free college credit
  • Spend nearly three weeks abroad in Greece
  • Visit the places where the Apostle Paul walked
  • Experience discipleship while growing in faith and understanding
  • Learn from experienced Christians and Academics
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What to Expect

Dates: June 14-July 3, 2020

Cost: $4,500 includes everything except for a few meals*

Courses Offered: New Testament Survey

Travel Itinerary: Students will visit the following cities and landmarks:

  • Thessaloniki—the White Tower, Arch of Galerius, Rotunda, Church of Dimitrios
  • Philippi—Lydia’s stream, Paul’s prison cell
  • Berea—Paul’s Bema
  • Vergina—Tomb of Philip of Macedon
  • Litochoro—Mt. Olympus
  • Meteora—Grand Meteoron Monastery
  • Delphi—Temple of Apollo/Oracle
  • Nafplio—Palamidi Fortress
  • Mycenae—Citadel of Agamemnon
  • Sparta—Byzantine city of Mystras
  • Hydra—Island without motorized vehicles
  • Corinth—Paul’s Bema, AcroCorinth
  • Athens—Acropolis & Parthenon, Acropolis Museum, Hadrian’s Arch, Temple of Zeus, Olympic Stadium, Parliament Building, Archaic Agora, National Archaeological Museum, Temple of Poseidon

Who Can Attend: Students who have finished their junior year of high school and have a minimum 3.0 GPA.

How to Get Started:

  1. Explore the On-Campus Courses Offered in 2019 for an idea of the studying required
  2. Learn about our Application Requirements
  3. Apply to the Summer Institute
  4. Check out the Frequently Asked Questions

Contact Mel Barrett, Summer Programs Recruiter at mel_barrett@taylor.edu