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Uganda Study Abroad

Explore agriculture in Uganda by working with farmers to improve food security. You will have the opportunity to spend time on farms, experience a safari, conduct community training, and much more!


Early January before classes start.

Tentative Itinerary

Day 1: Leave USA
Day 2: Arrive in Uganda
Day 3: Kampala City tour, traditional market visit
Day 4: Community training in Kampala, Vertical Microgarden farm demo
Day 5: Travel to Kasese, farm tour
Day 6: Safari in Queen Elizabeth’s National Park
Day 7: Salt mine tour, & visit Kazinga Channel
Day 8: Community training in Kasese, visit women’s group
Day 9: Travel to Kigali National Park and return to Kampala
Day 10: Explore the Royal Tombs, visit National Agricultural Research Organization
Day 11: Leave Uganda
Day 12: Arrive in USA


The cost for the Uganda Study Abroad trip is $3,260. This includes: In-country transportation, meals, accomodations, entrance fees, and travel insurance.

 In addition, travelers will need approximately $1,200 for the following: passport, visa to Uganda ($50), tuition, travel vaccinations, and airfare.

Interested in Traveling to Uganda?

Complete the Uganda Study Abroad Interest form and we will get in touch with more details.

Global Agriculture Learning Center

Brad Kinsinger
Bremer Hall 111E
1501 East Orange Rd
P.O. Box 8015
Waterloo, IA 50704-8015

319-296-2329 ext.1321
319-296-4249 (fax)
Email Brad Kinsinger

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