General Information

Application Deadlines

FLAS Fellowship: February 15, 2021
WISLI Tuition Scholarship: March 15, 2021
SEASSI Tuition Scholarship & General Applications: April 5, 2021

Program Dates

The 2021 Southeast Asian Studies Summer Institute will take place from Monday, June 14, through Friday, August 6, at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Classes are held from 8:00 am until 12:30 pm, Mondays through Fridays. No class will be held on July 4.


SEASSI was established in 1983 to provide high quality intensive language instruction in at least eight of the major Southeast Asian languages at one location during the summer. Read more.


If you have specific questions on what will be covered during your language study at SEASSI, please contact SEASSI administration or the language coordinator for that language: SEASSI Faculty

Office and Administrative Staff

Please feel free to give us a call at 608-263-1755 or email us at Our administrative staff is happy to answer your questions.