Students who apply to the following domestic-approved
programs must register with the Office of International Studies and
complete the Wesleyan permission to study abroad application. Please
contact Gail Winter via e-mail
or at 860-685-3006.
Fall or spring. Shore component based in Woods Hole,
Massachusetts, plus 6-week Atlantic or Pacific voyage. Programs combine
oceanography, maritime history and culture, environmental history,
environmental policy, and nautical science.
- Semester in Environmental
Fall only. Ecosystem biogeochemistry and biology of coastal
bays, ponds, wetlands, and forests at the Marine Biological Laboratory
on Cape Cod (based in Woods Hole).
Twelve College Exchange
Wesleyan University participates in a cooperative program for
residential student exchange with the following colleges: Amherst,
Bowdoin, Connecticut, Dartmouth, Mount Holyoke, Smith, Trinity, Vassar,
Wellesley, and Wheaton. Programs associated with the Twelve College
Exchange are the National Theater Institute in Waterford, Connecticut,
sponsored by Connecticut College and the Williams-Mystic Seaport Program
in American Maritime Studies in Mystic, Connecticut. Contact Gail Winter
for application and deadline information.
Maritime Studies Program
Fall or spring. An interdisciplinary semester focused on the
world's oceans. Courses in history, marine sciences, environmental
policy, and literature of the sea. Located at Mystic Seaport.