General Information

Application Deadlines

FLAS Fellowship & SEASSI Scholarship: February 10, 2020
WISLI Tuition Scholarship: April 1, 2020
SEASSI Tuition Scholarship & General Applications: April 6, 2020

Program Dates

The 2020 Southeast Asian Studies Summer Institute will take place from Monday, June 15, through Friday, August 7, 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 2019 Faculty

Office and Administrative Staff

Please feel free to stop by our office at 207 Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Drive in Madison, give us a call at 608-263-1755, or email us at Our administrative staff is happy to answer your questions.