2015 Summer in China To-Do List

Please complete each of the following steps in preparation for your program at CLI. As always, feel free to contact CLI anytime at 888-781-8383 or email CLI’s Director of Admissions at nancy@studycli.org.
  1. Complete CLI’s Student Information Form
    Complete CLI’s Student Information Form within one week of reading this prompt. Be sure to enter information exactly as it appears on your passport.
  2. Secure your space in the 2015 Summer in China study abroad program
    In order to secure your space in this study abroad program, please click the below link to submit your 300 USD program deposit by Friday, April 10, 2015. In order to submit your deposit, you must first complete CLI’s Student Information Form (see Step 1 above). Please use our secure and convenient online payment system (secured by Stripe) to submit your program deposit.

    Submit Program Deposit

  3. Purchase your international airfare and complete CLI’s Flight Form
    Your program begins in Guilin, China at 4pm on July 5, 2015 and ends in Beijing, China at 9am on August 12. Please arrange airfare accordingly. After purchasing your international airfare, please share your flight information with CLI by completing this international flight form at least one month prior to program commencement. CLI will greet you at the airport in Guilin upon your arrival and provide airport drop-off services upon program conclusion in Beijing.
  4. Secure your passport and visa
    Thoroughly review our Chinese Visa Application Guide and submit all required application items to the Chinese consulate or Oasis China Visa by Friday, June 5.
  5. Complete CLI’s medical allergies and dietary restrictions form
    Please complete our medical allergies and dietary restrictions form upon reading this prompt. It’s important that we have access to information regarding any medical allergies you may have or other medical considerations of which we should be aware. Please also use this opportunity to inform us of your dietary restrictions (if any).
  6. Review CLI’s Pre-Departure Packet
    In an effort to better prepare you for your time abroad, CLI has put together this detailed pre-departure packet. Be sure to review all information carefully and contact CLI at nancy@studycli.org with any additional questions you may have.
  7. Submit your remaining program balance
    Your remaining tuition balance of 4560 USD (which is the 4860 USD full program fee less your 300 USD deposit from Step 2 above) is due three weeks prior to program commencement. Please use our secure and convenient online payment system (secured by Stripe) to submit your program balance.

    Submit Program Balance

  8. Start learning Mandarin
    A great selection of free Mandarin learning resources is available online. Please take time to review and familiarize yourself with the resources overviewed on CLI’s Online Learning Resources page.
  9. Familiarize yourself with your program itinerary
    Be sure to thoroughly review your China itinerary and, as always, feel free to contact CLI anytime.