Cape Town

Cape Town Highlights

Student Profile - Alec Hogan
"The Cape Town program’s focus on social justice and engaging in ethical and effective service sets it apart from other Stanford study abroad programs. "

Student Profile - Alaa Taha
"The most memorable experience I had while in Cape Town was leading a workshop in Khayelitsha for the partner organization I was working for, Innovate South Africa. It was such an enlightening experience."

Orientation Course
Students attending the program will be the first to take a 1-unit African & African American Studies/ African Studies course that will be held the quarter prior to their Cape Town experience.  The course is listed as AFRICAST 115 or AFRICAAM 115 and is titled South African Encounters.

About Cape Town

Immerse yourself in community engaged learning & research and academic courses focused on the people, history, politics and culture of post-apartheid South Africa, while exploring initiatives undertaken and challenges faced by an emerging democracy.