Dialogue of Civilizations
An immersive global experience with Northeastern faculty
Dialogue of Civilizations programs are faculty-led programs offered during either Summer 1 or Summer 2.
- Focus on critical issues facing society at both the local and global levels
- Spend 30 days abroad with a faculty leader from Northeastern
- Learn about a specific topic or course subject on location
- Ideal for students looking for an short-term international experience
Can’t travel over the summer?
We also offer virtual Dialogue of Civilization options! Experience all the benefits of an intensive, deep-dive into a topic of your interest with a Northeastern faculty, from the convenience of wherever you may be.
Summer 2021 Timeline
January 3, 2021: Student applications open!
January 20, 2021: 5:30-7:30pm: DOC Fair
January 21, 2021: 11:00am-1:00pm: DOC Fair
February 1, 2021: Priority Deadline
February 15, 2021: Final Deadline
All Summer 2021 DOC programs will have a virtual backup option.
Begin Your Dialogue of Civilizations Application
The application deadline for all open Summer 2021 DOC programs has been extended to April 1, 2021. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis, and programs will close once full.
Attend an Info Session
Select a Program
Apply on a Program Card
Need help along the way?Speak to an Advisor