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  • Locations: Daugavpils, Latvia
  • Program Terms: Summer Session 1
  • Budget Sheets: Summer Session 1
  • This program is currently not accepting applications. It's likely that the application is in the process of being launched. Check back for updates.
Fact Sheet:
Program Type: VT Faculty-Led Areas of Study: Russian
College Sponsor: *Open to All Majors, CLAHS Virginia Tech Steger Center: No
Program Description:

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Field of Study



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Additional Information

Direct Enroll Program at Daugavpils University for Project GO accepted students




Latvia & Lithuania
Riga, Daugavpils, and Vilnius
Summer I, 2019 

Study Russian in the European Union (Direct Enrollment at  Daugavpils University)

The goal of the program is to provide Project GO eligible students with an exceptional opportunity to enrich their college experience by studying a foreign language and civilization while being immersed in Russian culture in the European Union.

This is an immersive language and cultural program. Classes on all levels will be conducted at the Daugavpils University in Daugavpils, Latvia. Daugavpils University has a thriving Russian language program and is located in a Russian-speaking city. Students will attend classes for 4-5 hours each day and will also be able to receive individual help from a tutor. Class instruction will be supplemented by co-curricular activities. 


Students will live with Russian-speaking host families.


All credits will come directly from Daugavpils University on a transcript from DU. 


Program Fee

All Project GO programs provide funding for:
  • Tuition/fees
  • Room and Board
  • Travel to/from study location
  • Books
  • Insurance
  • Visa
The following costs will not be included in Project GO Funding: personal spending money, personal travel, costs for obtaining a passport, medication, and expenses for dependents.

VT Tuition & Fees

This program is offered through Daugavpils University in Daugavpils, Latvia. 

Financial Aid & Scholarships

Students' financial aid and institutional scholarships generally cannot apply to this program as no credits are offered at Virginia Tech.

For questions, please consult with a study abroad advisor or a financial aid counselor.


Click the "Apply Now " button at the top of the page and follow the instructions to complete a Virginia Tech study abroad registration and application.

Students must apply through Project GO for funding. Project GO's application deadline is Jan 18, 2019. See here for more information: You will have additional time to complete application procedures for study abroad at Virginia Tech, but the Project GO deadline is final.

Program Contacts

Dr. Nyusya Milman-Miller

Rhonda Pennington
Modern Classical Languages (0225)

Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer Session 1 2020 02/15/2020
02/15/2020 05/18/2020 07/15/2020

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This program is currently not accepting applications. It's likely that the application is in the process of being launched. Check back for updates.