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  • Alumni Q&A: Gabriel Urza — San Sebastián, Spain

    Name: Gabriel Urza Program site: San Sebastián Why did you choose the study abroad in San Sebastián? I’d actually lived in San Sebastian with my family when I was in third grade, so I already had a connection to the area. My family is Basque...

  • 5 Tips for Managing Spanish Visa Stress

    If you’re gearing up for your study abroad voyage to Spain – you may find yourself asking: You want my Spanish National Identity Number? Was that assigned at birth? It’s 2015, why can’t I just pay my visa fee with a credit card? You want...

  • Off the Beaten Path: Where to Get a Taste of Local Spanish Culture During Study Abroad

    Image Source When students come to the University Study Abroad Consortium looking to spend a semester overseas, we encourage them to avoid touristy places, both when it comes to selecting a city and once they are abroad. One of the most valuable...

  • Alumni Q&A: Virginia – San Sebastian, Spain

    1. Why did you choose the study abroad program that you did? When I decided apply for a study abroad program I already knew that I wanted to study somewhere that would help me learn to speak and understand Spanish. I then had to choose between the...

  • 6th Annual International Short Story Contest Now Accepting Submissions

    In collaboration with the University of the Basque Country (Universidad del País Vasco/Euskal Herriko Unibertsitatea), USAC announces the Sixth Annual International Short Story Contest in memory of Dr. Félix Menchacatorre. All students currently...

  • Alumni Q&A: Rachel – San Sebastian, Spain

    Name: Rachel Yates Program: San Sebastian, Spring 2014 1. Why did you choose the program that you did? I study Spanish as a major so I knew I wanted to go to a Spanish-speaking country, and I knew I wanted to be in Europe because it would give me...

  • Fifth Annual International Short Story Contest Open for Submissions

    In collaboration with the University of the Basque Country (Universidad del País Vasco/Euskal Herriko Unibertsitatea), USAC announces the fifth annual International Short Story Contest in memory of Dr. Félix Menchacatorre. All students currently...

  • Alumni Q&A: A Journey of Personal Growth

    Name: Kinsey Brown Program Location: Viterbo, Italy Program Term:  Fall 2013 1.    Why did you choose the program that you did? I mostly chose it because I really wanted to study in Europe, and although I had traveled in Europe, I had not been to...

  • San Sebastián – Why You Should Be Eating and Cooking ThereThe Origins of USAC

    A letter written by Carmelo Urza, the founder of USAC in 2011 while celebrating 30 years of introducing students to the Basque Country, culture, and languages. By 1980 the University of Nevada, Reno (UNR) and Boise State University (BSU) had both...

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Summer I or I & II: Apr. 1

Summer II: May 1

Fall or Year: June 15

Spring: Nov. 1

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Minimum GPA: 2.5

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