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GEO Pre-Freshman Programs Info Session - Shared screen with speaker view
Henry Shomento
25:12
What does a typical day in Siena look like, i.e., classes and things of that nature, thanks!
stephanie hensley
25:41
If my mom was on business in London and I'm still 17, would it still be possible to apply
Diana Louie
26:10
How many students will you take per program? Freshmen only?
Marit Goldman
26:14
Where are the classes held?
Joshua Mason
26:14
about the application, it asks for your student ID, is that asking for our high school ID or do we leave it blank?
Ben Callaway (he/him)
27:06
We usually take 20-25 students per program, and yes incoming freshman only. There will be other UO students on other GEO programs at the same time in London & Siena!
Diana Louie
27:37
How do you recc student select location? Is one better for certain majors?
Marit Goldman
27:54
For the Siena program, will the students watch the August 18th event?
kate mondloch
28:05
@ Marit—yes, we’ll see the Palio!
Diana Louie
28:39
Are there planned/included activities for the weekend?
gabe taylor
29:16
@Diana there are planned activities every once in a while but generally weekends are time for students to explore the city at their own pace!
Benjamin Lantz
29:45
Can you arrive early or leave late? What is the best airport for Siena and how to get from there to Siena?
Marissa Todesco
30:00
What is housing like? Are students typically in groups or solo?
Henry Shomento
30:38
Is there a roommate survey for Siena housing, or is it randomly selected
Diana Louie
31:11
Did you say "map your future scholarship" is an option for these trips?
gabe taylor
31:32
@Marissa there'll be single person dorms with a shared bathroom, but I had the accomodations with the Business trip, a shared apartment, which was really fun and I had a great group of roommates
Diana Louie
32:59
"map your future" - merit or need based?
Alyssa Cervenka
34:00
Map Your future: https://geo.uoregon.edu/scholarships/financial-need/map-your-future
Henry Shomento
34:09
When/how do we find out if we were selected for the abroad trip, thanks!
Alyssa Cervenka
34:30
GEO General and Planning Scholarships: https://geo.uoregon.edu/scholarships/uo
Diana Louie
34:58
what was the name of the merit scholarship?
Dana Greger
34:58
Is the GEO program offering any support to those fleeing the Ukraine, like volunteering with IRC for example?
Benjamin Lantz
35:17
How soon after the application and interview will you hear a decision?
Ben Callaway (he/him)
37:52
GEOINFO@uoregon.edu
Sydney Schumaker
37:59
Are interviews required for the application this year?