Winter 2008 Dates and Fees
Late December 2007 to early March 2008;
The program dates will correspond roughly to Carleton’s winter term.
The 2007-2008 Carleton comprehensive fee covers orientation, room and board, instruction, public transportation in Bamako, group excursions and some cultural events. Students are expected to pay for their own airfare between the US and Bamako (Mali) and for books and personal expenses, as well as the expenses of any independent travel. An estimated $400 would be a reasonable amount for personal expenses and the purchase of some local artifacts. Student financial aid is applicable as on campus. The financial resources page contains further information regarding loans and other subjects related to financial aid.