This is a 5-week program to Spain. This program includes excursions to Madrid, Toledo, Segovia, Pamplona, Barcelona and Figueres. During the week, the students live in Salamanca. The students study at the University of Salamanca, where classes are limited to 15 students per class and are taught by the faculty of the University of Salamanca. Students will participate in guided cultural excursions, combined with intensive language classes and homestays with a Spanish family to provide an enriched academic program.
Application Opens: September 1, 2020
Deposit Deadline: February 1, 2021
Final Payment Deadline: March 1, 2021
Mandatory Orientation Meeting: Spring Semester 2021 - TBD
Students are required to take 6-9 hours of courses
Professor: Giada Biasetti
Students enrolled in this program will take a placement test on the first day of class
to determine intermediate or advanced language proficiency. Classes are offered in
grammar, conversation and composition, literature, history, art, business, culture,
economics, translation and communication and creative writing.
Click here for course descriptions
Click here for the schedule of courses
** If program travel is cancelled due to travel restrictions from the State Department, University System of Georgia, or Augusta University, other Spanish courses will be available during Summer 2021. Please note, there may be fewer upper division courses than initially offered on this program, but the Department of English and World Languages will work with students to accommodate their needs.
Cities included in the itinerary:
Seville and Granada: Students can pay extra to visit these cities through the University of Salamanca's excursion to Andalucía
Lisbon (Portugal): Also available through the University of Salamanca at an extra cost
Program Fee: About $5990 + Tuition and Fees
Final Payment: Remaining Balance, due Spring 2021
Tuition & Fees: Click here to calculate how much yours will be
What's included? Airfare, hotels in Madrid, Pamplona, & Barcelona, and your homestay and meals in Salamanca, also, excursions to Madrid, Toledo, Segovia, Pamplona, Barcelona & Figueres. Ground transportation between cities, museum entrances, books and insurance
Additional Expenses: Passport, some meals, optional additional excursions, and laundry
Payment policies and additional funding information:
Financial Aid Information:
HOPE Scholarship (Georgia only):
HOPE will pay most of the Augusta University tuition. Check your home institution to inquire about procedures for using HOPE on this program. Do not assume the HOPE will be automatically processed for the Salamanca program. You must take the appropriate steps on your own campus to ensure you receive the HOPE funds.
Augusta University Study Abroad Scholarship:
For Augusta University undergraduate students. Click here for more information.
Check with your home institution for additional scholarships
Having trouble applying? Click here for a "How-To" walkthrough.