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Al Akhawayn University
Ifrane, Morocco (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms Fall,
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Program Description:

Al Akhawayn University

 Al Akhawayn
Type of Program Exchange
Program Length Semester or Academic Year
Language of Instruction English
Majors Various
Housing On-Campus
Health Insurance Yes
Special Requirements 3.0
Program Director Dr. Mark Long:
About Al Akhawayn:
Inaugurated in 1995 by His Majesty King Hassan II and Crown Prince Abdallah bin Abdel-Aziz of Saudi Arabia, Al Akhawayn University redefines the classic American liberal arts educational experience on an architecturally stunning modern campus amidst the beauty of Morocco's Middle Atlas Mountains. 
It boasts:
• A uniquely international common core program for all undergraduate students, providing the basis for a well-rounded global education.
• Rich academics, in English, encouraging choice and experimentation, in all schools and programs of study.
• A comfortable, safe, exciting residential student life on campus, featuring hundreds of University student-run activities, with over 96 percent of undergraduates living on campus with roommates from around Morocco and the four corners of the world.
• The peace and pleasures of Ifrane, a center for outdoor exploration of mountains, streams, lakes, and more, with many entertainment options and easy access to major cities such as Rabat, Casablanca, Fez, Meknes, and more.
Courses or Areas of Study:
Computer science, geography, history, chemistry, communications, literature, philosophy, religion, physics, comparative politics, critical thinking and study skills, biology, psychology, sociology, mathematics, anthropology, and English composition.
Students will be part of the on-campus community, housed in one of the many different halls which provide a variety of living options.
Application Procedures:
Students must apply to the study abroad office here at Baylor University by clicking the Apply Now button at the bottom of the page.
Once you've been accepted by Baylor, you will be nominated to Al Akhawayn and will recieve futher instructions about completing their application.
Legal Documents:
A passport and Visa are required to study at Al Akhawayn

Useful Links:
Al Akhawayn Course Catelog
Al Akhawayn Housing
Al Akhawayn Incoming Student Handbook
Al Akhawayn Academic Calendar


Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2016 10/01/2015 10/01/2015 TBA TBA
NOTE: Start and End Dates TBA
Fall 2016 03/15/2016 03/15/2016 TBA TBA