May 27–June 22, 2020

Optional tours include Jerusalem and cultural preservation opportunities in Petra with Sela. 

BHSC378-40 Study Tour (Behavioral Science) 0 Ø. LaBianca
ANTH455-040 Ethnography 3 Ø. LaBianca
ANTH478-040 Archaeological and Ethnographical Perspectives 3 Ø. LaBianca
ANTH496-040 Supervised Fieldwork 3 R. Bates
ARCH585-040 Topics: Architecture & Culture of Jordan 3 R. Root
ARCH585-040 Topics: BIM/Photogrammetry for Archaeological/Architectural Reconstruction 3 A. Solis
GEOG460 Topics – Historical Geography of the Holy Land 3 J. Hudon
HIST117-040 Civilizations and Ideas I 3 J. Hudon
RELG160-040 Topics: Archaeology and Exploration of the Bible Lands 3 J. Hudon

*Pending student enrollment. Other courses may also be arranged with permission of tour organizers and student advisor. 

Research Opportunity for Undergraduates: One of the major objectives of the Jordan Field School is to provide opportunities for undergraduates to get hands-on experience in doing field research with a faculty mentor.

Costs: Register and pay for six credits at standard Andrews rates plus a fee of $1500. This covers international travel to Jordan and all in-Jordan lodging, food, weekend excursions and instruction.

Optional pre-season tour to Jerusalem and the Galilee in Israel led by Dr. Jeff Hudon. Dates are TBD. The cost of this tour is extra. For more information contact

Optional Petra Extension. Cultural Heritage preservation opportunities at the World Heritage Site of Petra with Sela for Vocational Training and Protection of Cultural Heritage ( Dates are TBD. For more information contact

Deadlines for Andrews Package Plan Students

Friday, January 17
Weekly JFS tour meetings begin for all committed tour participants. Venues and times to be arranged according to  teams/courses.
Friday, March 6
Security Form due with picture and copy of passport.
Friday, March 13
All remaining on-line application forms and course registration completed.
Friday, March 20
Financial clearance form completed and $250 security deposit paid to allow booking of international travel
Friday, April 24
Last JFS tour meeting for Spring Semester
Wednesday, May 27
Andrews Team departs for Jordan
Monday, June 22
Andrews Team returns to the USA, except for those extending their stay

Deadlines for Non-Andrews Package Plan Students and Volunteers:

$250 Must accompany completed application packet (refundable until April 5, 2020; no refund after that date)

Wednesday, April 1
$750 Or remaining balance ($2250) payable April 5, 2020
Friday, May 1
$750  Or remaining balance ($1500) payable May 5, 2020
Friday, May 8
$750  Payable on or before May 17, 2020 or on arrival in Jordan

$2500 Total participation fee




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