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Study Abroad in Spain

Mode of study On campus:
From Monday to Thrusday
Duration and credits Semester Program - 12 US credits
Summer Program - 6 to 12 US credits
Dates September-December
Intensive: June
Intensive: July
Location Alcalá de Henares, Madrid
Language of instruction Spanish and/or English

Academic Calendar


  • Arrival of the students. Monday 4th.
  • Orientation Sessions. Tuesday 5th and Wednesday 6th.
  • Classes begin. Thursday 7th.
  • Cervantes’ Day. Monday 9th. (Students will not have class).
  • Columbus’ Day. Thursday 12th (Students will not have class).
  • Mid-term exams. Monday 23th and Tuesday 24th.
  • All Saints Day. Wednesday 1st. (Students will not have class).
  • Constitution Day. Wednesday 6th. (Students will not have class).
  • Immaculate Conception Day. Friday 8th. (Students will not have class).
  • Closing Ceremony. Thursday 14th.
  • Final exams. Wednesday 20th and Thursday 21th.
  • End of the program. Students depart. Friday 22nd.


  • Date of arrival. Wednesday 10th.
  • Orientation Sessions. Thursday 11th and Friday 12th.
  • Classes begin. Monday 15th.
  • Mid-term exams. Monday 26th and Tuesday 27th.
  • Easter Holiday. From Monday 26th to Tuesday, April 2nd (both inclusive).
  • Closing Ceremony. Thursday 19th.
  • Last day of classes. Tuesday 24th.
  • Final exams. Wednesday 25th and Thursday 26th.
  • Date of departure. Friday 27th.

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