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UF in Barcelona - Language, Art and Culture
Barcelona, Spain (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Summer A
This program is currently not accepting applications.
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Budget Sheets Summer A
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer A 2018 03/01/2018
03/01/2018 06/02/2018 07/13/2018

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Fact Sheet:
Language Requirement:
Minimum GPA:
Language of Instruction:
English, Spanish
Program Advisor: Brian Henry
Type of Credit:
Transfer, UF GPA
Open to non-UF students:
Yes Program Type: UF Sponsored
Liberal Arts and Sciences Field of Study: Architecture, Art, Cultural Studies
Program Description:

UF in Barcelona

Language, Art & Culture
Summer A: June 2 - July 13, 2018


Practice Spanish Language Skills.

Learn about Spanish Culture & Art.

Discover One of Spain's Most Culturally Rich and Cosmopolitan Cities.

About the Program

Spend 6+ weeks of your summer in Barcelona! In addition to a either a  five credit Spanish intensive beginning language course, or a three credit Spanish Intermediate course, you will select one of 3 elective courses at the Universidad Autónoma de Barcelona for a total of 8 credits.  This program is offered in partnership with International Studies Abroad (ISA).

About the Location

Barcelona is the capital of Cataluña and the second largest city in Spain. Barcelona is a bilingual city, as inhabitants of the region speak both Castilian Spanish and Catalán. Barcelona offers eccentric creativity, cultural diversity, stunning architecture, and endless beaches.


This program offers overnight and day excursions to Costa Brava, Figueres, and Sitges.


You have the option of staying in a student residencia or with a host family. Residencias are similar to the American dorm style, however, they are not located on a university campus and are not affiliated by a university. With the host family option, you will share a room with one other student. The host families are selected by ISA. Food and meals are not included in the residencia option. On the homestay option, you will be provided wtih three meals a day and laundry service once a week.

Course Information

Courses are taught by UF and Universidad Autónoma de Barcelona faculty.

Required Course:

             SPN 1134: Accelerated Spanish Review (5 UF GPA credits)

Choose One UAB Course (UAB courses are subject to change and award 3 Transfer credits):

Total Number of Credits Offered: 8


  • open to all majors
  • 2.75 GPA or higher
  • students in good standing
  • Not open to bilingual/heritage speakers

Financial Aid

Most financial aid that you would receive on campus during the summer can be applied toward the cost of this study abroad program; however, all financial aid eligibility is determined by Student Financial Affairs. You must speak with your financial aid advisor to determine what aid can be applied to the cost of this study abroad program, including scholarships.

2018 Pricing: $7,052

A $350 nonrefundable deposit toward the total cost of the program is due at the time of application. The remaining fees are due no later than 45 days prior to departure.

For students requesting to stay in a Residencia, there is an additional $500 deposit fee paid to ISA in advance via their online Student Portal, after you have been approved for the program. It is 100% refundable if there are no damages at the end of the program. Any damages to common areas are divided among all students in the residencia unless responsibility is claimed by one.

If you receive financial aid, you may be able to defer payment of that amount until it disburses. Deferment decision will be based on the amount of aid to be received.

What's Included:

Tuition for 8 credits, lodging and daily meals with a host family or lodging in a student residencia, cultural and overnight excursions, entrance fees/guided tours, tutorial assistance with ISA, internet access in the ISA office, ground transportation, international health insurance and emergency medical assistance.

What's Not Included:

Round-trip airfare, additional personal travel, and personal expenses.

UFIC Study Abroad Advisor
Brian Henry


Faculty Program Director

Rosa Pillcurima


This program is currently not accepting applications.