Language PrograM: 6 Credits, 6 weeks
Do you love the Spanish language? Are you looking to start learning a new language? Are you an experienced Spanish speaker who wants to take your skills to a new level? Come learn in Salamanca, the heart of the purest form of Spanish! You will take classes at the historic Universidad de Pontificia*. During your time in Salamanca, you will live with a host family. Through intensive classes and immersion into the language, you will take your Spanish to new levels.
*Classes are determined by placement test. Whether you are a complete beginner or an advanced speaker, UPSA's teachers will help you build your language skills.
6 Credits: 6 credits of Spanish language intensive classes from la Universidad de Pontificia de Salamanca.
6 weeks: Two weeks exploring Spain, four weeks in Salamanca living with Spanish host families.
Sample 6 week Itinerary for Summer 2018
Please Note: Dates and travel will be confirmed in January of 2018.
June 26 Depart Washington D.C. (IAD) for Madrid
June 27 Arrive in Madrid
June 27-29 Tour Spanish Cities**
June 30 Travel to Salamanca, Meet host families
July 1 UPSA classes start
July 2-6 UPSA classes✝
July 7-8 Weekend trip to Spanish city*
July 9-13 UPSA classes✝
July 14-15 Weekend trip to Spanish city*
July 16-20 UPSA classes✝
July 21-22 Free weekend
July 23-26 UPSA classes✝
July 27 UPSA Graduation
July 28-Aug 4 Tour of Spanish cities**
August 5 Return to Madrid
August 6 Depart from Madrid to Washington D.C. (IAD)
✝ Extracurricular events include things like canoeing, a castle visit, and visiting a nearby cities like Alba de Tormes, Zamora, etc.
* Weekend trips might include visits to Segovia/Ávila, Porto (Portugal), etc.
**The end-of-program trip will visit prominent Spanish cities.