Montevideo, Uruguay

Program Calendars

Montevideo, Uruguay | 2017 Fall

Program Deadlines
February 10, 2017 Application Opens, Early Admission Period Begins
March 15 Early Admission Period Ends ($500 confirmation deposit is non-refundable)
June 15 Application Closes (Late application may be possible - contact USAC)
July 1 Balance Due Deadline
July 22 Cancellation Deadline (no refunds)
Program Dates
August 18, 2017 Departure from the US
August 19 Arrival in Montevideo | Move into housing (all students)
August 20 Mandatory orientation
August 21 Courses begin
August 26 Field trip—Piriápolis and Punta del Este
October 16 - 21 Optional Tour—Buenos Aires and Colonia
November 3 - 4 Optional Tour—Punta del Diablo, Rocha
November 23 - 24 Thanksgiving Holiday — no classes
December 12 - 14 Last day of classes | Final examinations
December 14 Program end date
December 15 Move out of housing (all students)
Open return Students establish their own date of return

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.

Occasionally dates need to be changed or field trips modified. Refer back to this calendar often for the most current dates.

Quick Details

2017-18 App. Cycle

Fall or Yearlong: Open

Spring: Open


Minimum 2.5 GPA

Program Type



U.S. Credit

Program Capacity

50 students