Embark on a journey
CYA offers a variety of courses for summer 2014 taking place onsite in Athens, the Peloponnese and on the islands of Santorini, Crete, Paros or Despotiko.
The Opportunity to travel
CYA offers many ways travel. There are 2 major field trips each semester, 2 optional faculty-led weekend trips and plenty of free time for students to travel on their own.
Levels of Civilization
Exploring the many levels of Greek civilization from prehistory to modern. CYA field trips provide a holistic experience of Greece - its environment, history and culture throughout the ages.
Expanding your options
"Greece for a journalist or a political scientist is one of the most dynamic and interesting countries in the world - so often cited, so little understood..."
George Mesthos CYA Spring 2008
CYA offers students a variety of extra-curricular activities to enrich their time in Athens. Here students are participating an excavation at Voula during a 2-week program before the start of the spring semester .
Friends for life
A special bond and lifelong friendships are formed among CYAers during their semester or year in Athens. The OWL Newsletter and reunions help former classmates keep in touch.