Moody on a Boat – Summer

About the Program

Embarking on a 90-foot schooner off the coast of Greece, you'll study the Bible in its geographical context on the same waters where the apostle Paul sailed. Learn basic nautical skills and will engage different cultures as you develop a global theology. You may take two courses while abroad. The program also includes a voucher for one online course and one summer school course. For more information, visit


Moody on a Boat runs from June 11 to July 21, 2019. Please refer to the schedule included in the Informational Flyer under Quick Links.

Courses Offered

Students may choose one of the following courses per session:

Session One
TH-0000 Theology Elective (TBD)


Session Two
BI-2214 Acts (TBD)



The cost of Moody on a Boat is approximately $6,200. It is Pell-eligible, and loans and the Payment Plan are available. Program cost includes accommodations, tours, most meals, and two vouchers. Airfare is not included in the cost.

Applications and Deposits

To secure a spot in the program, you must submit a fully completed online application and a non-refundable deposit of $1,000.  Applications may be found at:

A check or cash deposit must be made to the teller window on Crowell 4 and a receipt must be brought or e-mailed to the Study Abroad office, Sweeting 302. To secure your deposit in credit card form please call Student Accounts at (312) 329-4223 or visit the Culby 2 desk. For more payment instructions, download the instructions below. 

Completed applications must be turned in online. Spots are secured on a first come, first served basis, however G.P.A and faculty recommendation are also considered.  Once a program is full, any additional students wanting to participate in the program will be placed on a waiting list.

Deposit Payment Instructions
For information on how to pay the deposit, reference these instructions. 


Vouchers are valid for two years after the program. For online courses, vouchers can be used for either eight-week or self-paced courses. Independent studies are not included in the online voucher. Vouchers may be used for up to a three credit-hour course. Vouchers may only be used after a student is confirmed in a program and has paid the full program cost.

To use a voucher, a student must first enroll in the course of his or her choice. Once enrolled in the course, when a charge appears on the student's account, an e-mail with the subject "Voucher" must be sent with the following information to in order to have the voucher applied:

  • Student Name and ID (example: Joe Smith, ID 1234567)
  • Trip Attended (example: Moody in Germany Spring 2015)
  • Professor Name: (example: Dr. Smith)
  • Full Course Name and Number (example: GSU-2250-01 (1628) Introduction to Philosophy)
  • Method (example: eight-week online, self-paced online, summer school, or J-term)
  • Cost (the charge that is posted to the student's account for the course)

Vouchers will not be applied until the student has emailed the complete list of above information.

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