2012-12-13 / Lifestyles

LSSU welcomes public on ‘study’ abroad trip

SAULT STE. MARIE – Lake Superior State University is once again welcoming members of the community interested in traveling to China this summer as part of a study abroad program.

Students will study at Beijing University of Technology from May 6 and then will join community members taking part in a 17-day tour from May 27- June 12 of historic and scenic attractions in four popular tourist destinations, including Beijing, Xi’an, Shanghai and Hangzhou.

For $3,845, the 17-day tour fee covers round-trip airfare, lodging, lunches and dinners, transportation in China, travel insurance, admission fees to attractions and more. The cost of the trip does not include visa application fees, medical insurance, drinks, laundry, independent travel and personal expenses, nor vaccination fees, although vaccinations are not required to enter China.

Deadline for applications, application fee of $25 and a deposit of $1,600, are due by Feb. 5. Total payments are due April 23.

Enroll online at lssu.edu/ studyabroad. An application form may also be submitted to LSSU Financial Aid and Study Abroad Director Deb Faust, 650 W. Easterday Ave., Sault Ste. Marie, MI 49783.

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