2017 Fieldschool information

REGISTRATION FOR THE 2017 SEASON HAS CLOSED
 
Preliminary dates
June 12-July 2, 2017 (these dates may vary slightly depending on the permit from the Greek government)
 
Deadline for registration: applications will be accepted until all the positions have been filled.  Please note that in past years the project tends to become full by mid-March
 
Costs
For students wishing to receive credit (6 cr. hrs.)
Program fees* $1800 (incl. room, board, local transportation, archaeological support; fees may be adjusted slightly depending on final number of participants and currency exchange rate)
PLUS 
Tuition fees approx. $2013 (for 6 cr. hrs.).  Please note that the precise amount will be set by the University of Missouri-St. Louis in the spring
 
For students not wishing to receive credit
Program fees* $1990 (incl. room, board, local transportation, archaeological support; fees may be adjusted slightly depending on final number of participants and currency exchange rates)
PLUS 
Non-credit fees of $1,800.
 
*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

Program Fee Does Not Include:
Personal Expenses (basically your entertainment expenses): estimates: $100-$300
Airfare: ca. $1500 (Estimate. Students purchase airfare individually)

*Students are responsible for covering transportation cost from airport to Pylos; The project can arrange for optional bus transportation from the Athens airport to Pylos; in past years the cost was about $25 per person)