Programs : Brochure
- Locations: Multiple Cities in Alaska, United States
- Program Terms: Summer
- Restrictions: Elon applicants only
- Budget Sheets: Summer
Students will visit two outpatient clinics in the town of Wasilla, Alaska. Wasilla is located 45 minutes northwest of Anchorage. This town sits in the Matanuska-Susitna Valley surrounded by the Alaskan Range, the Talkeetna Mountain, and the Chugach Mountains. To some, it is known as the hometown of Sarah Palin.
Public transportation is not available. An affordable long term rental car agreement can be made with Hertz car rental located at the Anchorage Airport.
The following are viable service and volunteer opportunities:
Applications open: Oct. 29, 2018
Applications close: Jan. 31, 2019
Costs for study away vary program to program and will not be exactly the same as on-campus costs of attendance at Elon.
For cost information for this program, please view the budget sheet. This is the budget that was proposed by previous students and may vary based on time of year and during which clinical rotation it is.
Under the current University liability insurance policy, students will be covered by University liability insurance when participating in an approved GLO program.
To view blog posts from students on this program in years past and access blogs for other programs, view the GLO DPT Student Blog page.
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Program Leader: Dr. Paula DiBiasio
Associate Professor of Physical Therapy Education
Gerald L. Francis Center 100D
2085 Campus Box Elon, NC 27244
|Term||Year||App Deadline||Decision Date||Start Date||End Date|
|Summer||2018||01/31/2018 **||Rolling Admission||TBA||TBA|
** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applications will be reviewed on a space-available basis and applicants will be notified of their application status within two weeks of submission.
Indicates that deadline has passed