Study Abroad: Spain
Summer Program in Salamanca (June 30- August 2, 2014)
- Improve your Spanish in Salamanca, a renowned center for arts and culture in Spain
- Travel to Madrid, Granada, and Galicia to expand you knowledge of Spain and Spanish life and culture
- Earn up to eight college Spanish credits on this four week program
Your Host City: Salamanca
Salamanca is home to Spain’s oldest university and also what is generally accepted as the country’s most beautiful Plaza Mayor. Located in the western part of the country near the border with Portugal, the city is known for its well-preserved historic center, its hearty castellano cooking (including wonderful cheeses and delicious Serrano ham), as well as for its sizeable student population. Not only does its university attract students from all over Spain, but also students from all over the world, who come to study Spanish language and culture there.
The Summer Study in Spain is ideal for students who wish to experience speaking Spanish while integrating in a culture known for its excellent food, art, Flamenco dance and bullfights. Travel to Salamanca, Grenada, Galicia, and other gorgeous cities while improving your linguistic skills.
The Salamanca program offers a 4-week session through a wide selection of academic courses. Language instruction is in Spanish and designed for students at all levels. Students will be required to take a placement exam upon arrival at the University of Salamanca.
For information about Study Abroad credit transfer, registration, and transcripts please visit the Academicssection of our website.
There will be a 4-day excursion to Granada, Madrid, Toledo, and Barcelona. You will travel through Spain in private coach and stay at hotels provided by travel agency. Breakfast is included, however lunch and dinner are not. Students will be given time to explore the cities on their own.
Arrival: June 30th
Departure: August 3rd
*All dates are subject to change. Do not book your flight until you have been accepted and the academic dates have been confirmed.
Accommodations and Meals
Students will be housed in Carmelitas Residence, Universidad de Salamanca. Students will reside in a residence hall (double occupancy) and will dine at the student dinng hall. While traveling through Spain students will stay at hotels provided by the travel agent
Program Cost: Summer 2014
|NJ Residents||Non-NJ Residents|
|PROGRAM COST INCLUDES (Billable)|
|Program Administration||HTH Health Insurance|
|PROGRAM COST DOES NOT INCLUDE (Non-Billable)|
|•Travel to/from Spain||•Most Meals|
|•Major Medical Insurance||•All Personal Expenses|
|•Rutgers Summer Session Fee|
For more information about the Program Cost and additional Non-Billable Expenses please download and review the Summer in Spain Expenses Worksheet.
For more information about Finances, including information about Financial Aid and Tuition Remission please visit the Finances section of our website.
As part of your preparation to apply for this study abroad program, please familiarize yourself with the Rutgers Study Abroad withdrawal policy.
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