Summer 2023 Excavation season
FINAL DATES: June 25 (departure from the US) – July 16, 2023 (check out from the hotel).
Registration is now closed and the project is full. Please email us if you would like to be added to the waitlist.
Costs for Academic Credit (6 credits)–Program fees: $1990 (see below for what is included; fees may be adjusted slightly depending on final number of participants and currency exchange rate).
-Undergraduate tuition fees (6 cr. hrs.): In-state (for students from Missouri and Illinois): $2376.60. Out-of-state: $6,420
-Graduate tuition fees (6 cr. hrs.): In-state: $3288.60
Costs for Non-Academic Credit-Program fees: $1990 (see below for what is included; fees may be adjusted slightly depending on final number of participants and currency exchange rates)
-Non-credit fees: $2,376.60
*Program Fees Include:
- accommodation in air-conditioned rooms with TV and private baths (double occupancy); most rooms (first-register first-serve basis) have breathtaking views of the bay of Navarino
- buffet breakfast, light lunch, and full four-course dinner every day
- daily transportation to and from the dig site
- health insurance
- round trip bus transportation from the Athens airport on June 26 to the hotel in Pylos and back on July 16
Program Fees Do Not Include:
Personal Expenses (basically your entertainment expenses): estimates: $100-$300
Airfare: ca. $1400 (Estimate. Students purchase airfare individually)
Scholarships and Financial Aid
Admitted UMSL students who apply for a scholarship through UMSL Global are eligible to receive a special award covering a significant portion of their program expenses. For more information, please contact us
To learn more about the application process and to apply,
please click on this link
to be transferred to the University of Missouri-St. Louis Study Abroad page
IMPORTANT NOTICE: once admitted, applicants will have one week to pay a NON-REFUNDABLE deposit of $200 to secure their spot on the program. If this deposit is not paid within a week, the application will be considered withdrawn