Alicante, Spain

It was very rewarding to being able to speak with local and students from around the world. It gave me a new perspective on life and I was able to dive into the culture.

Joseph Nardella
University of Massachusetts, Amherst

Participant in Alicante, Spain


Fees & Deadlines

Alicante, Spain | 2017 January Session

USAC is a non-profit organization that provides quality, affordable study abroad programs. Our programs give students flexibility and control in selecting options that impact program cost; try our interactive budget sheet to estimate how you can budget and economize.

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Some costs are estimates and all costs are subject to change.

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    See the Money Matters section for more financial information, including help with financing and scholarship resources.

    Program fee includes:

    • tuition and fees
    • USAC prearranged housing placement service
    • homestay or apartment housing fees
    • partial board for homestay
    • personalized pre-departure advising
    • immigration visa guidance
    • parental support and advisement
    • scholarship advising and assistance
    • transcript assistance
    • student health insurance
    • free medical services on campus
    • airport pick-up for those on the group flight
    • USAC mandatory orientation in Alicante
    • host university student ID card
    • 24-hour local staff emergency support
    • program-organized field trips
    • local travel resources, tips, and suggestions
    Program Deadlines
    January 15, 2016 Early Admission Period Begins
    October 1 Position Hold Refund Deadline | Regular Admission Period Begins
    November 1 Application Deadline
    December 1 Balance Due Deadline
    Cancellation Deadline

    See Ready to Apply for additional information about the application process and Money Matters for more details regarding payment and cancellation deadlines.

    USAC reserves the right to make adjustments to fees or deadlines at any time. If a program fills earlier than anticipated, USAC may move up the position hold payment deadline date to secure students’ placement in 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