Getting Started

I wish I would have known that I'd want to stay longer.

Will Thrower
University of South Carolina

Participant in Chengdu, China


Can I Still Apply?

This page is your resource to check on:

Late Admission Period

When applicable, you will find programs that are open for late applications noted here. (Contact USAC prior to applying online to discuss student visa requirements and late application timeline. Late applicants must already have a valid passport with an expiration date that falls six months after the program end date or later.)

Summer 2017 - Contact USAC to apply

  • Chile: Santiago - SSII
  • Costa Rica: Heredia - SSII
  • Costa Rica: Puntarenas - SSII
  • Costa Rica: San Ramón - SSII
  • England: London
  • Ireland: Galway
  • Italy: Reggio Emilia - SSII
  • Italy: Torino - SSII
  • Italy: Verona - SSII
  • Italy: Viterbo - SSII
  • Spain: Alicante - SSII
  • Spain: Bilbao/Getxo - SSII
  • Spain: Madrid - SSII
  • Spain: San Sebastian - SSII
  • Spain: Valencia - SSII
  • Thailand: Chiang Mai - SSII

Fall 2017 - Contact USAC to apply

  • Ghana: Accra
  • England: Bristol
  • Israel: Haifa
  • Japan: Nagasaki

Late application to other programs may be possible on a case-by-case basis.

Program Capacity

As programs fill or approach capacity, you'll see updates noted below. It is in your best interest to apply earlier rather than later. Programs that reach capacity may close prior to the published closing date.

Fall 2017 Filling Quickly (Apply Now!)

  • Chile: Santiago
  • England: Brighton
  • France: Lyon
  • Italy: Verona
  • Italy: Viterbo

Spring 2018 Filling Quickly (Apply Now!)

  • Japan: Osaka/Kobe

Programs Accepting to Waitlist

Program is currently at capacity but this can change day to day. Students accepted to a waitlist will be placed as spots become available. (Contact USAC prior to applying online.)

Fall 2017 Accepting to Waitlist

  • Italy: Torino
  • Korea: Seoul - Kookmin
  • Spain: Alicante
  • Spain: Bilbao
  • Spain: Madrid
  • Spain: San Sebastian
  • Spain: Valencia

Spring 2018 Accepting to Waitlist

  • Korea: Seoul - Yonsei

Last updated: 22 May 2017