Alicante, Spain

On-Site Staff for Alicante, Spain

USAC Alicante Staff: Luis, Verónica & Sylvain.

USAC Alicante Staff: Luis, Verónica & Sylvain.

The Alicante program has a Resident Director who is responsible for the USAC office abroad and overall operations of the program: securing appropriate student housing, hiring outstanding faculty, organizing exciting field trips and optional tours, and overseeing your general well-being. Luis Fernández, a Galicia, Spain native, is the Resident Director for the Alicante program and is a twelve-year veteran of USAC. Luis earned his Master’s degree from the University of Stirling, Scotland, and is fluent in Spanish, Galician, and English.

Verónica Frías, born in Alicante and Sylvain Denis, from France and with many years living in Alicante, complete the excellent on-site staff who will help you out during your stay in Alicante. The USAC staff will meet the group flight at the airport and provide the mandatory on-site orientation, as well as additional resources and support while you are on the program.

Quick Details

2017-18 App. Cycle

Summer II (4 weeks): Contact USAC

Fall: Waitlist

Yearlong: Waitlist

Spring: Open

2018-19 App. Cycle

Application opens 9/1:

Summer I (5 weeks)

Summer II (4 weeks)

Summer I & II (9 weeks)


Minimum GPA: 2.5

Program Type



U.S. Credit

Program Capacity

70 students


English | Spanish


APUNE--Associación de Programas Universitarios Norteamericanos en España