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Theatrical Design in Ancient and Modern Greece

Living Arrangements

Housing

  • Double or single room in an air conditioned apartment with one bathroom and full kitchen
  • 3 to 6 students of the same gender per apartment
  • Cooking equipment, towels, linens, and housekeeping service are provided.
  • Each apartment will also have wireless internet.
  • All apartments are located in the Pangrati area, a 3 to 10 minute walk from the Academic Center and close to grocery stores, cafes and restaurants, bakeries, dry-cleaning shops, banks, and other amenities, including a lively, weekly outdoor farmer's market offering fresh fruit and vegetables, fish, and flowers.
  • Our program partner will accept roommate requests during the pre-departure process. Roommate requests cannot be guaranteed and must be mutual.
  • Housing arrangements are subject to change based on local circumstances without prior notice. No price adjustments are possible.

Included Meals 

  • Welcome dinner
  • Farewell dinner

Classroom and Computer Access

  • Classroom space at our overseas partner's facilities in Athens.
  • Library, reading room, computer lab, and a laundry facility at the Academic Center equipped with wireless Internet access
  • Wireless internet access is available in all student rooms.
  • Wireless access may be intermittent due to local conditions. No refunds or price adjustments are possible.

Transportation

  • Public transportation pass for the entire stay in Athens is included.
  • Transfer by private bus from Athens Airport to your apartments and return.
  • One pick-up time and one drop-off time will be arranged for the airport transfers.

Phones

  • Local company cell phone provided. Students will be responsible for paying for minutes used.
  • More information about how to obtain a Greek SIM card will be provided at the pre-departure orientation.
  • Students will be responsible to purchase their own calling time/ minutes.

Insurance, Health, and Safety

  • Comprehensive insurance package with CISI
  • An in-depth orientation will be given on the morning after arrival, including health and safety procedures.
  • Program partner staff will be available by telephone after hours.
  • All students must register for UC travel insurance. This is free coverage, but registration is required prior to departure.