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Study Abroad in Viet Nam Summer 2013

Earn up to 14 units this summer while touring Viet Nam with fellow students, including a joint class with students from one of De Anza’s sister colleges, Hoa Sen University in Saigon.

Group of  students in Viet NamTravel July 5-25, 2013
- Classes start July 1

July 1-3 Classes meet at De Anza

July 5 Depart for Hanoi

July 6-25 Tour and study in country:

Hanoi, SAPA, Ha Long Bay, Hue, Da Nang Hoi An, Sai Gon, Tay Ninh, Cu Chi, Can Tho

Come to an Information Meeting to Learn More

Join Global Studies director John Swensson and Study Abroad instructor Karen Chow to learn about the program.

De Anza College

Meet in Library, Room 235 (next to the DeCillis Special Collection on Vietnam).

  • Wednesday, Jan. 23 at 2:30-3:30 p.m. in Library 235
  • Monday, Feb. 11 at 12:30-1:30 p.m. in Library 235
  • Wednesday, March 20 at 2:30-3:30 p.m.
Foothill College

Meet in Campus Center, Toyon Room.

  • Wednesday Jan. 30 at 2:30-3:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Feb. 27 at 2:30-3:30 p.m.

Earn Up to 14 Units

You may take a minimum of 10 units (these can be audited or taken pass/no pass if desired) and a maximum of 14 units, only with prior approval with Dr. Chow. These units are all transferable to four-year colleges/universities and fulfill core transfer requirements to UC and CSU.

  • English Courses: EWRT 1A, 1B, 1C, EWRT 2, ELIT 10
  • Sociology 5
  • We will have a joint class with Viet Nam students at Hoa Sen University in Sai Gon

Study Abroad in Viet Nam 2013Program Cost

Estimated cost is $3,750 including:

  • Airfare to/from Viet Nam
  • Lodging
  • Food
  • Travel and fees inside Viet Nam

Financial aid is available. Financial aid officer Nina Van at is available by appointment to answer questions.

Not included:
  • Tuition and fees to De Anza
  • International health insurance
  • Beverages in Viet Nam


  • Enrollment as a student of De Anza College
  • A curious mind and friendly, open attitude

How to Apply

The application period ends as soon as we have 18 students. As of March 8, there is room for four (4) more students on this trip. A $500 refundable check will be required to secure your spot if you are interested.

For more information, contact, one of the following:


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Phone: 408.864.8948

Last Updated: 3/11/13