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  • Locations: Barcelona, Spain
  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Program Sponsor: AIFS 
  • Restrictions: UNCW applicants only
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Academic Year 2020-2021 04/01/2020 ** Rolling Admission 09/14/2020 03/26/2021
Fall 2020 04/01/2020 ** Rolling Admission 09/14/2020 12/18/2020

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Language of Instruction: English, Spanish Program Type: Study Abroad
Provider: AIFS Field of Study: Accounting, Architectural History, Architecture, Art History, Biology, Business, Catalan Language & Literature, Classical Studies, Communication Studies, Computer Science, Culture, Design, Economics, Engineering, European Studies, Film, Finance, Health & Human Services, Health Science, History, Humanities, Iberian Studies, International Business, International Relations, International Studies, Internships, Journalism, Liberal Arts, Literature, Management, Marketing, Mass Communications, Mathamatics, Mathematics/Statistics, Media Studies, Music, Philosophy and Religion, Politics, Religion/Theology, Sciences, Sociology, Spanish
Minimum GPA: 3.0 High Impact Experiences: Volunteer
Class Standing: Junior, Senior Advisor: Kara Pike Inman
Program Description:

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Barcelona, Spain (Universitat Pompeu Fabra)
Spend a semester or academic year in Barcelona, Spain with AIFS! You’ll earn up to 15 credits per semester studying at the Universitat Pompeu Fabra (UPF). Courses are taught in English or Spanish with no previous Spanish language study required.

Volunteer opportunities are available through local NGOs to provide services to people in need within the local community.

Live in a Spanish homestay or, for an additional fee, in a student residence or apartment. Homestay students receive daily breakfast and dinner from the family. Apartment and student residence students will receive a meal allowance.

Cultural and social activities include: 
  • Guided tours
  • Cooking classes
  • Flamenco performances
  • Tapas evenings with Spanish students
  • 3-day excursion to the Pyrenees 
  • Day trips to Gerona and Besalú, Figueras and the Salvador Dalí Museum and Montserrat and Sitges.
Optional excursions include a 3-day trip to Seville and Granada and a 3-day trip to Morocco.
 
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Offering more than $800,000 in scholarships, grants & financial support each year!  
   
AIFS is recognized as a premier provider of study abroad programs. All-inclusive program fees cover tuition, housing, a meal plan, tours and excursions, insurance and 24-hour emergency service. Since 1964, more than 1.5 million students have traveled abroad with AIFS.