Semester in the Life of DIS Students

Why study abroad in Copenhagen

What Does a DIS Student’s Semester Look Like?

What is it like to wake up in Denmark every day for four months and dive into Danish culture? – To take courses at DIS, travel on study tours, and discover medieval and modern Copenhagen through the lens of local experts on field studies?

Watch a Semester Unfold in Real Time

Spring 2017 student, Tara from Iowa State University, shares the story of her semester by posting vlogs in real-time. While at DIS, Tara is in the Sustainability Program and lives in a Kollegium. Check out Tara’s video playlist below, and follow her semester on Instagram @abroadwithtara.

A Spring Semester in the Life

Briona Butler, Grinnell College, studied with DIS in the Spring 2014 semester, where she was in the European Humanities program and traveled on a Program Study Tour to St. Petersburg, as well as an Optional Study Tour to Paris.

A Fall Semester in the Life

Jacob Wagner, Hamilton College, studied with DIS in the Fall 2013 semester, where he was in the Medical Practice & Policy program and traveled on a Program Study Tour to Berlin.