Bilbao / Getxo, Spain

Host University for Bilbao/Getxo, Spain

Main Entrance Business School

Main Entrance Business School

The University of the Basque Country (UPV) has several campuses spread throughout three provinces with a total enrollment of 35,000 students. It is ranked highly among world universities in academics and research by the Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings 2012. USAC facilities, offices, and classrooms in Bilbao are located at the University's Business School in downtown Bilbao, in the heart of shopping streets, the civic center, museums, eateries, and a stone's throw away from the picturesque Old Quarter and riverfront promenade. It takes approximately 20-25 minutes via metro to get to school from Getxo; the metro runs every five minutes. Students have access to the library, computer labs, wifi, and a dining room.

Quick Details

2017-18 App. Cycle

Spring: Open

2018-19 App. Cycle

Application opens 9/1:

Summer I (5 weeks)

Summer II (3 weeks)

Summer I & II (8 weeks)


Minimum GPA: 2.5

Program Type



U.S. Credit

Program Capacity

65 students


English | Spanish


APUNE--Associación de Programas Universitarios Norteamericanos en España