Aerial view of Cape Town, South Africa

Academic Policies - Study Abroad in South Africa

The usual academic requirements for Stetson University College of Law will apply to the Cape Town, South Africa study abroad program. A final examination will be administered at the conclusion of the course. Stetson uses a 4.0 grading system. Grades transferred to any co-sponsoring institution will be entered according to its own grading system.

This summer study abroad program is pending approval by the American Bar Association.

The acceptance of any grade or credits earned in this program is subject to determination by the participant's home school. Each participant carries individual responsibility for determining the transferability of grades and credits earned in this program.

It is unlikely that participation in foreign summer programs may be used to accelerate graduation. Inquiries should be made by the applicant to his/her home institution before application.