Program Dates for Fall 2024

Ecology and Anthropology in Tanzania runs every fall from early September to mid-December. The tentative program dates for Fall 2024 are below.

2024 Tentative Program Dates: September 5 – December 13, 2024 (100 days)

  • Thursday, Sept 5: students arrive in Arusha, Tanzania
  •  Friday, Sept 6: Ecology and Anthropology in Tanzania orientation begins
  • Monday, Sept 9: Ecology and Anthropology in Tanzania classes begin
  • Wednesday, Nov 13: Ecology and Anthropology in Tanzania classes end
  • Monday, Nov 18: All student 10-week coursework submitted
  • Wednesday, Nov 20: Ecology and Anthropology in Tanzania ISPs begin
  • Wednesday, Dec 11: All student ISP work submitted
  • Friday, Dec 13: students depart from Arusha, Tanzania

Tuition and Program Fees

The Fall 2024 tuition and program fees will be available in November.

Tuition (Carleton equivalent of 16 semester credits) $17,584
Room and Board$4,395
Other*$2,473
Total$24,452

* Other:

  • Airport pick-up and drop-off at Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO)
  • Fees for program-related field trips and safaris
  • CISI Emergency Medical Insurance during program dates
  • ISP travel expenses

Students are responsible for books and research materials, passport and visa fees, round-trip airfare to and from Tanzania, and personal expenses.

Payment Timeline

AmountDue Date
Deposit$500April 26
Remaining BalanceTBDJuly 15