Study abroad and expand your world!

Dawson sophomores, juniors, and seniors have the unique opportunity to study abroad in Spain and China through Dawson’s World Language Immersion Program. If you are currently studying Spanish or Mandarin (or have completed Level IV or AP), you can apply now for Spring 2014. The France exchange will be offered next in Spring 2015.


Important Dates

October 3 – Spain applications due
October 3  China Information Night (5:30-6:30 p.m. in Mandarin Cottage)
October 7  China applications due
October 7-10 – Interviews
October 15 – Acceptance notification
October 18  Contract and deposit due

China Information Night

We encourage families interested in the China program to attend our information session this Thursday, October 3, in the Mandarin Cottage. We will meet from 5:30 - 6:30 p.m. If you are unable to attend, you may schedule an indivdual meeting with Mr. Meissner.

Program Details

Click on your country of study for the application and more information: 

SPAIN 2014          CHINA 2014 



Read what program alums had to say!



If you are interested in studying abroad, you may email David Meissner, call him at extension 643, or stop by the International Programs Office in the French Cottage. He will be more than happy to answer your questions.