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Summer 2018 Off-Campus Programs

Wheaton College faculty design and lead a variety of summer international or domestic study programs to complement and enhance the on-campus academic experience. Here are the Summer 2018 programs (for-credit):

Arts in London
May 8 - May 31, 2018

Arts in London is a four-week culture program in London, England. The program offers a variety of opportunities for students to attend concerts, theater, opera, and ballet and visit museums and art galleries while living in London.  Day long excursions to Canterbury and Cambridge provide the opportunity to experience "the arts" in different areas of Britain, while Celtic culture is explored during a long weekend in Wales. Learn more>>>


Wheaton in the Black Hills
June 4 - July 27, 2018

Wheaton in the Black Hills is a four or eight-week program held at the beautiful 50-acre Science Station campus in the Black Hills of South Dakota. The program offers students the opportunity to complete all of their CATC natural science (SP/SIP) and Advanced Integrative Seminar (AIS) requirements in one summer - living together and studying God's creation in a dynamic Christian community.  Field trip excursions provide the opportunity to experience "science" in the great outdoors. Courses are also offered for Biology, Environmental Science, and Geology majors. Learn more>>>


Wheaton in Germany
May 29 - July 27, 2018

Wheaton in Germany is a summer study program enabling students to build their language proficiency in German, deepen their learning through visits to sites of historical interest, and develop their intercultural competence through interactions with native speakers. Based in Munich and Berlin, the program also includes side travel to other German cities and Salzburg, Austria. Learn More>>>


Wheaton in the Holy Lands
May 13 - June 23, 2018

Wheaton in the Holy Lands 2018 is a study of the New Testament, Christian theology and historical geography through on-site lecture/instruction in Israel, Greece, and Rome. In addition, through contact with leaders of Roman Catholic and non-western churches, Wheaton in the Holy Lands engages students with issues of the theological development of the Church through the centuries. The six-week program offers students the experience of a lifetime, exploring the Holy Lands under the guidance and instruction of Wheaton professors and local experts.

This year, the program will be led by Dr. Vincent Bacote (Theology) and Dr. Chris Vlachos (New Testament).  Dr. Bacote and Dr. Vlachos will provide biblical, historical, and theological lectures and commentary as students study the life and times of Jesus and the Apostles in Israel, Paul and the early church in Greece and Rome, and the Apocalypse on the island of the Patmos.  In addition, supplementary lectures on ancient historical, cultural, and geographical backgrounds will be provided by faculty and local guides of Jerusalem University College in Israel and Hellenic Scripture Union in Europe. Students will also be introduced to a variety of Christian traditions and how these traditions have been preserved and developed throughout the history of the church, with special attention given to Palestinian Christianity, Jewish Messianism, Orthodox Christianity, and Roman Catholicism. Learn More >>>

Wheaton in Québec
May 22 - June 22, 2018

Wheaton in Québec is a language and culture program in the French speaking province of Québec. Students study the Québec culture including its history, cinema, folklore, literature and song. Learn More>>>


Wheaton in Spain
May 22 - July 14, 2018

Summer study in Salamanca, Spain offers courses in advanced Spanish language and civilization for both language majors and non-majors. Language courses are taught by native Spanish instructors; civilization courses are taught by Wheaton faculty. Students live in Spanish homes for one month. The program includes two weeks of touring; sites visited may include Madrid, El Escorial, Toledo, Granada, Córdoba, Sevilla, Mérida, Segovia, Avila, León, Santiago de Compostela, Bilbao and other locations of interest.  The final week in Barcelona includes a service project with national Christians. Learn More>>>

Wheaton in Washington
May 9 - June 1, 2018

Wheaton in Washington offers students an inside look into the work of men and women in the nation's capital. After almost two weeks of advanced preparation on campus, students travel to Washington D.C. to interact with people who work in a wide range of organizations in many different fields.  Each weekday is filled with interviews and sessions with legislators, congressional aides, interest group and NGO leaders, think tank experts, journalists, religious leaders, lobbyists, adminstration officials, and more. Contact Dr. Amy Black for more information.


Wheaton in the Northwoods
May 11 - June 9, 2018

Wheaton in the Northwoods allows students to complete select required classes in just a few weeks. Students study at HoneyRock, the Outdoor Center for Leadership Development of Wheaton College in the Northwoods of Wisconsin. Classes are offered in a modular, intensive format with an average class size of 16 students or less. You can also enjoy all of HoneyRock's activities at your own pace: climbing, mountain biking, canoeing, water skiing, and more! Apply Now>>>