San Sebastián, Spain

On-Site Staff for San Sebastián, Spain

USAC Staff

USAC Staff

Dr. Patricia O’Connor, a United States native, is the Resident Director for the San Sebastián program and has worked with USAC for many years. Patricia earned her doctorate from the University of Cincinnati and is fluent in Spanish and English. As Resident Director, she 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. She will arrange for the group flight to be met at the airport and will provide the mandatory on-site orientation. The USAC San Sebastián program staff—Aizpea, Cecilia and Tito—are also available for support and resources 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

65 students


English | Spanish


APUNE--Associación de Programas Universitarios Norteamericanos en España