Bilbao / Getxo, Spain
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Tours and Field Studies for Bilbao / Getxo, Spain

USAC encourages every student to participate; however, this segment of the program is optional for an additional fee. You will sign up for the tour or register for the field study on your Course and Tour Registration Form. Be sure to reserve your spot as the tour fills early.

Madrid Tour and Field Study

Students on the tour will stay at a centrally located hotel and spend four days discovering the artistic and historic charms of Madrid. You’ll take bus trips to the medieval city of Toledo, Valley of the Fallen, and the town of Segovia, famous for its Roman aqueduct and castle, and visit many sites within the city of Madrid. USAC encourages every student to participate in the Madrid tour; however, this segment of the program is optional for an additional fee. It can be taken either semester as a tour for pleasure or as a 1-credit field study course. You will sign up for the tour or register for the field study on your Course and Tour Registration Form. Be sure to reserve your spot as the tour fills early; the fall deadline is July 1 and the spring deadline is November 1.

 

Santiago Tour and Field Study

On the Santiago Tour/Field Study, you will hike for four days on the last 100 kilometers of the medieval pilgrim path of Santiago. The Camino de Santiago is a spiritual journey that pilgrims of all faiths and backgrounds have traversed for over a thousand years. You will experience this truly unique, introspective journey while learning more about Spain's history and culture.

Quick Details

2017-18 App. Cycle

Summer I (5 weeks): Late application may be possible - Contact USAC

Summer I & II (8 weeks): Late application may be possible - Contact USAC

Summer II (3 weeks): Open

Fall or Yearlong: Filling quickly

Spring: Open

Eligibility

Minimum GPA: 2.5

Program Type

Specialty

Credits

U.S. Credit

Program Capacity

65 students

Instruction

English | Spanish

Member

APUNE--Associación de Programas Universitarios Norteamericanos en España