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  • Locations: Albany, NY, United States;
  • Program Terms: Summer
  • Restrictions: Non-UAlbany applicants only
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
Fact Sheet:
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Subjects Available: Social Welfare Minimum Class Standing: Senior
Minimum GPA: Good Academic Standing Credit Load: 0
Internship Opportunity: No Language of Instruction: English
Partner University: Hallym University, University at Albany Program Advisor: Moody, Rachel
Program Description:

University at Albany / Hallym Social Welfare Summer Program

Academics | Faculty | Accommodations | Costs | Eligibility | Excursions | Scholarships | Testimonials | Contact | Location | Duration | Overview
 
 
Founded in 1844, the University at Albany is New York State's oldest publicly founded university. Located in New York’s capital city, it is the premier public research University in the Capital Region and offers a world of opportunity to over 17,300 students, including 1,800 international students from more than 90 countries. UAlbany's location in the state capital of New York provides students with limitless opportunities for public service and research through which you can gain experience, test your skills, and prepare to launch brilliant careers. The excellence of a UAlbany education is recognized by many independent sources. UAlbany is ranked among the top universities in Forbes’ “America’s Best Public Colleges,” and U.S. News & World Report consistently ranks many of our graduate programs among the top 50 in the United States, including clinical psychology, criminal justice, library and information studies, public affairs, public health, sociology, and social work.
 
 
 
Academics

Academic Program

For the past twenty-two years (22) the University at Albany, School of  Social Welfare has provided a Study Tour for  Hallym University (located in South Korea).  The study tour has allowed Hallym University Students to examine Social Work Practice in the United States.   The School of Social Welfare sets up appointments at a number of Human Service Agencies throughout the Capital region, and presentations/and tours are conducted for the students and the professors.

Program Itinerary

2018 Examination of Social Work Practice in the U.S. Study Tour
Tentative Itinerary - Sunday, July 8 to Friday, July 21, 2018

Sunday, July 8

Expected arrival at New York City JFK Airport around 1:00 p.m.
Transportation to Liberty Terrace Apartments will be provided. 

Monday, July 9

10:00 a.m.
Meet at the School Of Social Welfare
Richardson Hall, Room 002 (Basement)
10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.
Overview of 2 Week Schedule, Albany Events
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Dean's Welcome and Exchange of Gifts
12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Lunch
1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Sunnyview Hospital
3:30 p.m.                                            
Return to School Of Social Welfare  

Tuesday, July 10

9:15 a.m.
Meet At The School Of Social Welfare
Richardson Hall, Room 002 (Basement)
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Alzheimer's Association of Northeastern NY
12:00 – 1:30 p.m.
Lunch
2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
To Be Determined
4:00 p.m.
Return to School of Social Welfare

Wednesday, July 11

8:30 a.m.  -  12:00 p.m.
Meet at the School of Social Welfare
Richardson Hall, Room 002 (Basement) 
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Unified Services of Rensselaer County
12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Lunch
2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
To Be Determined
4:30 p.m.                                            
Return to School Of Social Welfare
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Dinner with Hallym Professor Dr. Choi and Social Welfare Faculty
N A.M.U Korean Barbecue

Thursday, July 15

9:00 a.m.
Meet At The School Of Social Welfare
Richardson Hall, Room 002 (Basement)
10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
To Be Determined
12:00 p.m. - 1:30
Lunch
2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
To Be Determined

Friday, July 16

9:30 a.m.
Meet At The School Of Social Welfare
Richardson Hall, Room 002 (Basement)
9:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
To Be Determined
12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Lunch
2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Albany County (Anne Lee) Nursing Home
4:00 p.m.
Return To School Of Social Welfare

Saturday, July 17                               

Free Day

Sunday, July 18

Free Day

Monday, July 19

9:00 a.m.
Meet At The School Of Social Welfare
Richardson Hall, Room 002 (Basement)
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
To Be Determined
12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m.
Lunch
1:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m.
To Be Determined
4:00 p.m.
Return To School Of Social Welfare

Tuesday, July 20

9:00 a.m.
Meet At School Of Social Welfare
Richardson 002
10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
To Be Determined Office of Mental Health
12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Lunch
2:00 - 3:30 p.m.
Senior Hope Counseling

Wednesday, July 21

8:30 a.m.
Meet At School Of Social Welfare
Richardson 002
9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Linda Mertz, MSW
Project Coordinator, Internships in Aging Program
11:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Prepare/Set Up For Pot Luck
2:00 – 6:00 p.m.                                   
Pot Luck Dinner
This itinerary is tentative and may be changed.
 

 
Faculty

About our Faculty

UAlbany's School of Social Welfare faculty ranks in the top 5% nationwide in terms of research productivity. Many have participated in the profession's most important studies and leadership initiatives. This alone makes the School a leader among colleges and universities across the United States. Many of these faculty will accompany you on your study tour.

Accommodations

Housing

Accommodations  are included as part of the program.  You will reside in apartments on the University at Albany campus.
More information on the accommodations will be provided at the pre-departure orientation.
For general information about on-campus living, please visit the Residential Life web page.

Meals

All meals during the program hours, including two refreshment breaks and lunch, are included as part of the program.

Costs

Costs

Students from the University of Hallym should contact their program coordinator for information regarding program costs.

Eligibility

Eligibility Requirements

To study at UAlbany as a visiting student your home university must select you and recommend you to UAlbany. Questions about the terms of the agreement between your university and UAlbany should first be addressed to your university.

I have been selected by my home campus, now what?

If you are selected by your home campus, you must apply to UAlbany using the special forms and procedures designed for visiting students.  To be admitted, your application must be processed by the  Center for International Education & Global Strategy at UAlbany.

Entry Requirements

If you are not eligible to participate in the ESTA visa waiver program, a visa may be required. Please contact your home University for more information regarding the visa application process.

Excursions

 

Scholarships

There are no scholarships associated with this program.

Testimonials

Forthcoming

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Location

 

Duration

Program Dates

July 8: Arrive in New York City (JFK Airport)
July 9 to 20: 2018 Examination of Social Work Practice in the U.S.-Study Tour
June 21:  Depart for South Korea 

Overview

 



Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2018 06/15/2018
06/20/2018 07/08/2018 07/21/2018
NOTE: Program dates are subject to change.

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This program is currently not accepting applications.